The International Institute of the Bengal and Himalayan Basins

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Kevin Mahoney

Kevin Mahoney Kevin is a first-year undergraduate civil and environmental engineering student at the University of California, Berkeley. His related interests include environmental justice and the incorporation of sociopolitical, cultural, and demographic factors into engineering work. He is currently working at a wastewater treatment and groundwater testing project in West Oakland under the guidance of …

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Tomoko Hattori

Tomoko Hattori Volunteer Coordinator  Tomoko has 26 years of professional experience in health care.  Her specialization includes community health, maternal and child health, public health research, human resource development for health workforce, health policy and project management.  She worked with government and non-government organizations on various health projects in developing countries such as Mexico, Indonesia, …

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Dawn Bravo, PhD

Dawn Bravo, PhD Director, Project Development Dawn is a Biochemist from Stanford University. Her research has focused on the development of chemical detection tests. She has also developed an inhibitor of respiratory cancers while at UCSF. She is leading a team of researchers investigating stem cell regenerative medicine in respiratory diseases at Stanford University. Dawn …

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Nir Krakauer, PhD

Nir Krakauer, PhDDirector Nir  is an Assistant Professor of civil engineering at the City College of New York. Dr. Krakauer’s research interests include effect of climate on plants; underground water, surface heat, moisture, and carbon exchanges; impact of plants on precipitation and temperature patterns; hydrology and biogeochemistry of sustainable agriculture and building; carbon isotopes as …

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