Public Health and the Environment –Call for Ideas

The Institute for Public Health and InCEES are requesting ideas for projects that bridge research and practice and relate to topics at the intersection of public health and the environment. We will select the most promising ideas for full proposal submission working with faculty to connect with interdisciplinary teams and/or community partners. Deadline is April 26.

Success at WashU Climate Day

Washington University in St. Louis hosted its first Climate Day event. The gathering brought together students, educators, community members and leaders in climate action for an important discussion about today’s pressing climate issues.

Amazing Creatures: Cyanobacteria

Himadri Pakrasi, professor of biology and director of InCEES, has been studying cyanobacteria for more than 25 years. He shares some of what scientists know about cyanobacteria and what mysteries remain.

ICONHeadshot_MWrighton"InCEES nurtures interdisciplinary work and collaborative efforts that accelerate the pace of progress in the discovery and application of knowledge addressing the great energy, environmental and sustainability challenges facing our planet."
Mark S. Wrighton, WUSTL Chancellor

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SIGINITInCEES fosters research related to energy, environment and sustainability that will benefit future generations. The hub of InCEES includes seven signature partners.


"InCEES provides a unique and exciting collaborative environment for everyone at Washington University who is interested in global issues related to energy, environment and sustainability.”
Himadri B. Pakrasi, InCEES Director