Shahid Parvez, PhD
Dr. Parvez applies exposure and toxicology methods to inform human health risk assessment, focusing on chronic environmental exposures through drinking water and food contaminants. Recent work has focused on the prenatal exposure of drinking water disinfectant byproducts mixtures and pesticides and their association to reproductive and developmental health effects, including pregnancy length, preterm, and low birthweight.
Prior to joining the Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health, Dr. Parvez worked at the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Cincinnati as an Oak Ridge Postdoctoral Fellow. He earned his PhD in the field of exposure science and toxicology from the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay.
Dr. Parvez, a member of ISES, was recently highlighted in Science Daily and Genetic Engineering and Biotech News.
Link to Science Daily article
Link to Genetic Engineering and Biotech News article