Christopher Uejio

Extreme Heat | Christopher Uejio | TEDxFSU | English | Digital Narratives | July 11, 2023

Dr. Christopher Uejio received a Ph.D. in Environmental Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2011. For the past 16 years, Dr. Uejio has researched how the physical environment influences human health and well-being. Dr, Uejio works at FSU in the Department of Geography and has co-authored the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Building Resilience Against Climate Effects (BRACE) Framework. This framework comprised a small portion of the President’s Climate Action Plan (2012). He frequently works with health departments to understand and adapt to climate change.

Faculty Profile Dr. Uejio talks to NPR’s Science Friday