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Sean Stratton Recipient of the 2024 School of Graduate Studies Community Engagement Award

Congratulations to Sean for this accomplishment!


Sean Stratton is a 4th year student in the Public Health Ph.D. program. Sean’s research focuses on reducing lead exposure in Trenton, New Jersey. Sean helped to build community capacity for lead exposure prevention, securing pilot funding to train community partners on how to collect environmental samples. He has made his work accessible to a public audience, publishing opinion pieces, developing training modules for community partners, and appearing on television, radio, and as an expert witness in support of lead exposure reduction. In collaboration with community partners and advocacy organizations across the state, Sean’s work leverages public education, prevention, and intervention strategies to advance environmental justice.

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