Fulbright Alumnus Co-Authors Article in Journal of Environmental Sciences
An AY2006-2007 U.S. Fulbright Scholar has co-authored an article on “Rainfall and its Effect on Ambient Airborne Fungi in Giza, Egypt.” He is Dr. Shawn G. Gibbs of the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. The article, which was co-authored by A. A. Awad of the National Research Centre in Cairo and C. F. Green of the University of Cincinnati, appeared in the Journal of Environmental Sciences. As a Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Gibbs pursued research on the “Potential Public Health Impact of Rural and Urban Residential Indoor Bioaerosols in Egypt” while affiliated with the National Research Centre. Through co-authored publications like this, the Commission’s grantees and alumni share their expertise with the larger Egyptian academic community.