Sutyajeet recently completed his doctorate from the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biological Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering, both from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. In addition to his PhD, he received a Certificate in Risk Sciences and Public Policy from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Currently, he is researching the association between the change in frequency of extreme climatic events and health outcomes, particularly with food/water borne diseases and chronic illness. This project is in partnership with the University of Maryland School of Public Health, the Maryland Department of Mental Health and Hygiene, and the U.S. CDC Building Resilience Against Climate Effects (BRACE) Program.
Sutyajeet's long-term interests are in developing interventions that are tied to climate change and global health.