Leon Robertson is a sociologist/epidemiologist. He has conducted research on medical care delivery, the epidemiology of injuries and the effects of various injury prevention and control efforts. His more recent research documented the effect of climate change on increased motor vehicle use and resulting fatalities. The feedback of vehicle use on increased greenhouse gas emissions, resultant warming and increased vehicle use is the subject of his latest research.
Education & Training
- PhDUniversity of Tennessee, Sociology (1963)
- U.S.Public Health Service Postdoctoral Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandJohns Hopkins University