Caradee Wright, PhD
Specialist Scientist, South African Medical Research Council
Pretoria, South Africa
Caradee Wright is a Specialist Scientist at the South African Medical Research Council leading the Climate and Health Research Programme. She is also an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Pretoria, Research Associate at Nelson Mandela University and Associate Professor at the University of Johannesburg. She holds a PhD in Public Health from the University of Otago and an MSocSc in Geography and Environmental Management from the University of Natal (now UKZN). Her research focuses on environmental health in Africa, including climate and health impacts, personal solar ultraviolet radiation exposure and skin cancer prevention, personal dosimetry, health risk assessment and air pollution-related exposure, disease measurement and prevention. Caradee is a member of the South African Young Academy of Science and was co-chair of this organisation from 2011-2013. She is a member of the Global Young Academy, past Vice-President of the National Association for Clean Air, Co-Editor of the Clean Air Journal and is a National Research Foundation of South Africa Rated Researcher.
Overlooked Populations and Populations with Health Disparities for Next Generation Skin Cancer Prevention Efforts
Second Generation Audiences for Skin Cancer Prevention Schedule: 10:30 – 10:55 | Overlooked Populations and Populations with Health Disparities for Next Generation Skin Cancer Prevention Efforts | Caradee Wright 10:55 – 11:00 | Expert comments | Loraine Marrett 11:00 – 11:25 | Fashion and Culture in Skin Cancer Prevention| Jennifer McWhirter 11:25 – 11:30 | […]