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As Advocacy Manager with Public Lab, Gilbert will be engaged in implementing the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) grant to expand empowerment to communities impacted by environmental injustices in New Orleans, LA, Gulfport, MS, Mobile, AL and Pensacola, FL, through access to affordable environmental monitoring and analytical technologies. Gilbert also serves as Senior Consultant with MSF Global Solutions, LLC, a technology firm based in New Orleans, for which he recently presented on Pan-African Disaster Resilience at the African Association for Remote Sensing of Environment Conference in Kampala, Uganda.

Gilbert’s previous academic experience includes service as the 6th President of Tuskegee University, as Associate Vice President for Collaborative Research & Engagement at Purdue University, where he directed the Purdue Terrestrial Observatory, and as Director of the Urban Studies & Public Policy Institute at Dillard University, where he was appointed a Conrad Hilton Endowed Professor. Gilbert’s federal government experience includes assignments with the US EPA National Risk Management Research Lab’s Sustainable Technologies Division, Naval Oceanographic Office, NASA Stennis Space Center and USDA Forest Service. Gilbert recently completed his assignment as NATO country Project Director (NPD) for the Mediterranean Dialogue Earth Observatory, which is now based in Morocco to support early warning and mitigation of biogenic and anthropogenic disasters, including vector-borne epidemics.

Gilbert received the Ph.D. in Urban & Regional Planning from MIT, the Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from Yale University and the B.A. from Xavier University of Louisiana.


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Chronology: Presidential Contributions to Public Health & the Environment

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During the term of the first president of the United States, **George Washington (None; Federalis...

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Environmental & Public Health Advocacy Success Stories

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__##Environmental & Public Health Advocacy Success Stories -- Gilbert Rochon, Ph.D., MPH [gilb...

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Water Quality Legislation, Regulations & Availability

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WATER QUALITY LEGISLATION, REGULATIONS & AVAILABILITY: **[Photo Credit: Mass Seal Deaths (N...

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Can you share details on any recent changes in environmental regulations or court rulings, particularly as relates to water quality, in the State where you reside?

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https://publiclab.org/notes/gilbert/10-27-2017/water-quality-regulations-testing-methods-health-r...

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Water Quality Regulations, Testing Methods, Health Risks & Advocacy

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![](https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/HfUlIUzOTPmJWnFZkKyj6sNxwBPjdNSzigqlre700SYxvKo3BLAoQ83BdBi...

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Hurricane Harvey Industrial Impact Image Sorting

by gilbert 2 months ago | 4 | 178 | 2

![image description](https://publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/021/935/large/unnamed.jpg "un...

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Waterway Protection Near National Historic Sites

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Is there a need for and political potential for new legislation, regulatory policy enforcement or...

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Coastal Zone Flood Risk Mitigation

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Are there innovative safeguards that coastal, shoreline and riverine communities can deploy to mi...

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Public Waterway Regulations & Protection

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Can you help us compile a listing of the various water quality regulations and ordinances at the ...

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Shoreline Conservation & Restoration

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What are the primary restoration and conservation initiatives (e.g. shoreline flora plantings, gr...

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Waterway Vulnerability to Agricultural and Feedlot Practices

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What riparian agricultural practices could be modified, so as to further protect the nearby water...

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Riparian Industrial Facilities

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What categories of shoreline industrial facilities are of particular concern and accordingly nece...

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WATER QUALITY MONITORING IN ALABAMA

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[Photo Credit: Bridge the Gulf, from Article by Joe Womack "Africatown's Hog Bayou" 12/04/2014]...

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pH Testing Technologies & Citizen Science

by gilbert 3 months ago | 3 | 163 | 3

![image description](https://publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/022/694/large/f_09_CarlsbergL...

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TURBIDITY MEASUREMENT METHODS & REGULATIONS

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Hurricane Preparedness Dinner/Discussion - SEPT. 18, 2017 6 PM -8 PM

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SEPT. 18, 2017 6:00PM - 8:00PM CDT - NEW ORLEANS, LA - THE WAREHOUSE 3014 DAUPHINE ST. "Yo...

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"CHEMICAL FALLOUT FROM HURRICANE IRMA COULD BE WORSE THAN HARVEY'S"

by gilbert 3 months ago | 0 | 132 | 0

This article entitled "Chemical Fallout from Hurricane Irma Could be Worse than Harvey's" was for...

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AFRICATOWN BLUEWAY -PUBLIC LAB NAS WORKSHOP-PRICHARD, AL

by gilbert 4 months ago | 0 | 295 | 1

The Mobile Environmental Justice Action Coalition is a...

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DISASTER MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATIONS AND SOFTWARE - OPEN SOURCE & PROPRIETARY

by gilbert 4 months ago | 1 | 235 | 0

DISASTER MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATIONS AND SOFTWARE - OPEN SOURCE & PROPRIETARY: A REVIEW COMPILED ...

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MAPPING WORKSHOP AT DOCVILLE FARM IN VIOLET, LA – ST. BERNARD PARISH

by gilbert 4 months ago | 1 | 373 | 1

RESEARCH NOTE: MAPPING WORKSHOP AT DOCVILLE FARM IN VIOLET, LA -- ST. BERNARD PARISH On Fr...

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MapKnitter map of Hog Bayou, Mobile County

by stevie about 2 months ago | 0 | 101 | 0

Draft map from Mobile County. <iframe src="https://mapknitter.org/embed/hog-bayou-mobile-county" ...

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What are examples of citizen science projects that have tested water for pH?

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liz asked about 3 months ago

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When is litmus paper not good enough for measuring pH?

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liz asked about 3 months ago

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How has pH testing evolved over time?

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View these maps <a href='//mapknitter.org/profile/gilbert'>at MapKnitter.org &raquo;</a>

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