Ebola, Hospitals, and Sewer Workers

Event Date

Fri, 03/10/2017

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Friday, March 10, 2017
Becton Dickinson, W1020 
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 
Wolfe Street Building 

Dr. Haas is the head of Drexel's Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, his research interests include water treatment, risk assessment, bioterrorism, environmental modeling and statistics, microbiology, environmental health.

Dr. Haas’ research interests include water treatment, risk assessment, bioterrorism, environmental modeling and statistics, microbiology, environmental health. His research focuses on the treatment of drinking water. Specifically, Haas has studied the chemical disinfection processes, inactivation of emerging pathogens by disinfectants and the use of computational fluid dynamics for process modeling. He is also an expert in risk management and industrial waste treatment. A recipient of the 2003 Outstanding Paper Award from the International Ozone Association, Haas was listed among “Who’s Who in the World” (2001) and was elected as fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He received the Distinguished Achievement Award from the Society for Risk Analysis in 2016.