David is a PhD candidate in the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources (E-IPER) studying environmental health sciences, with a focus on ambient air pollution and reproductive health. He uses an interdisciplinary approach, applying methods from epidemiology and econometrics. David also has experience in global health and health disparities, investigating the impacts of environmental hazards that disproportionately impact marginalized communities. In addition to his research, David facilitates the Frosh Scholars Program at El Centro Chicano y Latino. David completed his undergraduate studies in ecology and evolutionary biology at UC Davis, and received a Master’s of Environmental Science (MESc) from Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and a MS in Epidemiology from the Stanford School of Medicine.