Health Geographics Lab

Lab Leadership

Justin B Stoler

Associate Professor

(305) 284-6692
Dr. Stoler's research explores the geographic patterns of urban health disparities and environmental influences on social and behavioral epidemiology. He holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Public Health Sciences, and is an affiliate of the Abess Center for Ecosystem Science & Policy. Dr. Stoler enjoys field work and has...

Imelda K Moise

Asst. Professor

Trained as a health geographer, Dr Moise's overarching program of research focuses on families and communities at risk. Her methodological expertise lies in utilizing quantitative and qualitative methods, often employing mixed methods study designs including geospatial analysis to examine the sociocultural and contextual...

Current Students

Andrea Sullivan, Doctoral Student
Environmental Science and Policy
Primary project: environmental pollution and water security in Cartagena, Colombia
Key words: water and sanitation, environmental pollution, global health

Evan De Joya, B.S. '19
Majors in Geography and Biology, admitted to UM's Medical Scholars Program
Primary project: alcohol-related trauma in Illinois
Key words: substance use, youth safety, preventable hospitalization rates

Past Students and Post-Graduation Outcomes
Jaclyn Verity, B.S. '17; entered M.P.H. program at Columbia University
Kurt Daum, B.A. '16; Geospatial Research Analyst at Grayscale Partners LLC; entered Ph.D. program at USC

Chris Cowen, B.S. '16; IT Data Analyst for City of Coral Gables
Nicole Foster, B.S. '16; Teach For America corps member in Indiana
Laura Zebib, B.A. '15 and Graduate Geospatial Certificate '16; entered M.P.H. program at Columbia University
Katie Ross, B.S.P.H. '15; entered M.P.H. program (then Epidemiology doctoral program) at Emory University
Kiana Winslow, B.A. '15; Peace Corps Clinic and Health Team Volunteer, Botswana