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The Smart Human Podcast Episode 16

Insects and Our Environment – The Smart Human Podcast #16

Jessica Ware is an Associate curator in invertebrate zoology at the American Museum of Natural History. Dr. Ware’s research focuses on the evolution of behavioural and physiological adaptations in insects, with an emphasis on how these occur in Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) and Dictyoptera (termites, cockroaches and mantises). Her research group focuses on phylogenetics/phylogenomics and uses these tools […]

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Pete Myers

Endocrine Disruptors and Green Chemistry – The Smart Human Podcast #15

Pete Myers is founder and Chief Scientist of Environmental Health Sciences, a not-for-profit organization that promotes public understanding of advances in scientific research on environmental and human health, especially on how chemical exposure even at low doses can cause serious adverse effects. He is also a founder and board member of Sudoc LLC, a chemical […]

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The Smart Human Podcast Episode-13

Food Packaging, Plastics & Our Health – The Smart Human Podcast #13

Jane Muncke holds a doctorate degree in environmental toxicology and a MSc in environmental science from the ETH Zurich. Since 2012 she has been working as Managing Director and Chief Scientific Officer at the charitable Food Packaging Forum Foundation (FPF) in Zurich, Switzerland. FPF is a research and science communication organization focusing on chemicals in […]

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Episode-12

Sperm Count, Infertility and Toxins – The Smart Human Podcast #12

Shanna H. Swan, PhD, is one of the world’s leading environmental and reproductive epidemiologists and a professor of environmental medicine and public health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. An award-winning scientist, her work examines the impact of environmental exposures, including chemicals such as phthalates and bisphenol A, […]

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Episode-11

Environmental Justice with M. Isabelle Chaudry, Esq. – The Smart Human Podcast #11

Isabelle is the National Women’s Health Network’s (NWHN) Senior Policy Manager, where she is responsible for developing and leading their women’s health and consumer safety policy efforts, with a particular focus on historically marginalized communities. Isabelle actively lobbies, at the grassroots and federal level, on women’s health and cosmetics policy and has provided expert testimony […]

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