HC 407 Closing the Gap: Where Science meets the Media, ALS 199 Closing the Gap: Where Science meets the Media
Dr. Rohlman is an Assistant Research Professor who is studying the role of environmental health literacy in helping communities better frame and respond to environmental health hazards. In a project with the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, environmental health literacy is evaluated as a method to interweave traditional ecological knowledge and western concepts of science. In another project, Dr. Rohlman works with colleagues to design frameworks for returning data to participating communities. Dr. Rohlman works closely with the Superfund Research Program, working to bring SRP researchers and impacted communities together on collaborative projects.