Kai Chen Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Environmental Health Sciences)
  • Director of Research, Yale Center on Climate Change and Health
  • Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

Environment, Health & Medicine


Dr. Kai Chen’s research focuses on the intersection of climate change, air pollution, and human health. His work involves applying multidisciplinary approaches in climate and air pollution sciences, exposure assessment, and environmental epidemiology to investigate how climate change may impact human health. Much of this work has been done in China, Europe, and the U.S.