Abigail Adams, assistant professor of Anthropology at
IUP, has joined the Mid-Atlantic Research and Training Institute for Community
and Behavioral Health (MARTI) as a research associate.
Adams will use her experience in qualitative research
methods and medical anthropology to pursue research on environmental and
community health. She has already begun collaborating with Victor Garcia,
director of MARTI, on developing a grant proposal for the Environmental Justice
Program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).