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School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
shs@oakland.edu

School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
shs@oakland.edu

Aubrey Arain, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor, Environmental Health & Safety
Office:  1028 Human Health Building
Phone: (248) 364-8652
Fax:  (248) 364-8657
E-mail:  arain@oakland.edu

Educational Background: 
Ph.D., Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan
M.S., Environmental Policy, University of Michigan
B.S., Biology, Western Michigan University

Teaching Interests: 
Environmental Health Science
Occupational Health & Safety
Research Methods
Environmental Justice
Climate Change and Health
Environmental Epidemiology

Research/Scholarship: 
Dr. Arain’s research focuses on exposures to environmental pollutants. Research projects have included human and environmental exposures to mercury from alluvial gold mining in Peru, and human and environmental exposures to metals from informal electronic waste recycling in Thailand and Chile. Additionally, she has conducted studies on safety and injuries connected to e-waste, as well as consumer knowledge and behaviors surrounding e-waste. Her current focus in on the impacts of climate change on occupational health, including the examination of biological and physical exposure hazards.

Professional Affiliations: 
American Industrial Hygiene Association
International Society for Environmental Epidemiologists
Workplace Health Without Borders

Personal Interests: 
Hiking, gardening, cooking, horseback riding, playing the piano, backpacking