María Mercedes Meza-Montenegro

Research Focus Group Membership: 
Research Focus Group 2

BS, Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora, 1986, Biotechnology

MS, Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana, 1994, Chemistry

PhD, Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora, 2004, Toxicology

College Affiliations: 

College of Public Health

Research Interests: 
  • Transport and destination of pollutants in the environment
  • Effects of contaminants on health
Environmental Health Research & Expertise: 

Development of 9 projects at a national level supported by SEP - Government of the State of Sonora, IMTA, CNA, Yaqui Tribe, SIMAC, CONACYT, ITSON, SEMARNAT, and 9 international projects supported by the University of Arizona, NIEHS-USA, NCI, AZCC-U of A, Avon and Belinda & Bill Gates Foundation.