Joel Lerner

Joel's been working with the Saikawa Lab Group since the very end of 2019, working to understand the potential for phytoremediation in addressing soil lead contamination concerns in the West End neighborhood of Atlanta. He is interested in Environmental Health and am a part of the dual degree program between Emory's Environmental Science department and the Gangarosa Department of Environmental Health at Rollins School of Public Health. His interests are mainly focused on understanding and addressing community Environmental Health concerns, as well as toxicology and biogeochemistry through a larger planetary health framework.

Joel Lerner