Rachel Morello-Frosch

Professor, University of California, Berkeley

As a professor at UC Berkeley, Rachel Morello-Frosch’s work focuses on how environmental chemicals and air pollution affect human health and how climate change disproportionately impacts communities of color and low income groups. She collaborates frequently with community-based groups to design and carry out scientific work to ensure that her research is rigorous, relevant, and reaches decision-makers in ways that improve policies to protect human health. To her current role, Morello-Frosch brings over ten years of experience as a professor and has authored dozens of articles.

Morello-Frosch earned her BS in Development Studies from UC Berkeley, her MPH in Epidemiology & Biostatistics from UC Berkeley and her PhD in Environmental Health Science from the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley.



The Health Hazards of One Degree

April 24, 2016
Global warming is hitting closer to home than we think, from a neighborhood child gasping with asthma to a parent collapsing from heatstroke....