2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Recipient

Margaret Carrel
Associate Professor, Geographical and Sustainable Sciences, University of Iowa

Margaret Carrel, a health geographer, is an associate professor of geographical and sustainability studies and epidemiology at the University of Iowa. Using information on pathogens, people, and places, Dr. Carrel has focused on the emergence of new diseases and drug resistance. She is now studying how hurricanes and floods influence the risk of infectious disease.


Project Title: Understanding Infectious Disease Risk in the Wake of Hurricanes & Floods in the US