Emmanuel Obeng Gyasi

Assistant Professor

Emmanuel Obeng Gyasi
Price Hall 118
PostBaccalaureateCertificateEnvironmental and Occupational Health / Johns Hopkins
B.A.Chemistry / Indiana University Bloomington
Ph.D.Environmental Health / Indiana University Bloomington
MPHPublic Health Administration / Indiana University Bloomington

Research Interests

Dr. Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi completed his doctorate in Environmental Health and Epidemiology at Indiana University, Bloomington. He uses biostatistics, epidemiology, molecular biology, and analytical chemistry techniques to investigate the effects of environmental toxicants on the environment and populations. His research interests include: Heavy metals and their effects on environmental and human health; environmental epidemiology; ecotoxicology; environmental and urban geochemistry; prevention and control of vector-borne diseases; and global health.

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Recent Publications

  • Godfred Antwi, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi (2019). (“Food is Environmentally and Culturally Specific!”: A Preliminary Qualitative Study on U.S. Immigrant Parents’ Perceptions of School Lunch ). (11) 10, pp. 240-249 ). European Journal of Investigation in Health, Psychology and Education .
  • Courtney Del Donno, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Alesia Ferguson (2019). ( Children Exposure-Related Behavior Patterns and Risk Perception Associated with Recreational Beach Use ). (5) 16, pp. 19 ). International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, , Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, (2019). (Cholesterol and Oxidative Stress in U.S. Pregnant Women Exposed to Lead). (3) 7, pp. 7 ). Medical Sciences.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi (2019). (Sources of Lead Exposure in Various Countries). (1) 34, pp. 25-34 ). Reviews on Environmental Health .
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi (2019). (Lead Exposure and Cardiovascular Disease among Young and Middle-Aged Adults). (11) 7, pp. 103 ). Medical Sciences.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Rodrigo Armijos, Margaret Weigel, Gabriel Filippelli, Aaron Sayegh, Rodrigo Armijos, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi (2018). (Cardiovascular-Related Outcomes in U.S. Adults Exposed to Lead). (4) 15, pp. 759-774 ). International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Barnabas Obeng-Gyasi (2018). (Blood Pressure and Oxidative Stress among U.S. Adults Exposed to Lead in Military Environments - A Preliminary Study). (4) 6, pp. 7 ). Diseases.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Rodrigo Armijos, Margaret Weigel, Gabriel Filippeli, Aaron Sayegh, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Rodrigo Armijos (2018). (Hepatobiliary-Related Outcomes in US Adults Exposed to Lead). (4) 5, pp. 46-63 ). Environments.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, M Weinstein, J Hauser, Cecilia Obeng, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, M Weinstein (2018). (Teachers Strategies in Combating Diseases in Preschools Environments). (9) 5, pp. 9 ). Children.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi (2018). (Lead Exposure and Oxidative Stress - A Life Course Approach in U.S. Adults). (3) 6, pp. 10 ). Toxics.
  • Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, M Weigel, Rodrigo Armijos, William Cevallos, X Sanchez, E Puebla, Emmanuel Obeng-Gyasi, M Weigel (2017). (Traditional and Conventional Treatment for Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in an Endemic Rainforest Area of Northern Ecuador). (1) 83, ). Annals of Global Health.