AGAN LEONARD OWUOR
Country of Origin/Residence: Kenya
Institution: University of Eldoret
Agan Leonard is a postgraduate student, taking masters in environmental health at the University of Eldoret and also a graduate assistant at the Department of Environmental Biology and Health, University of Eldoret.
He became a campus ambassador in 2020, and got engaged in different student led activities at the University of Eldoret, and by extension to other universities covered within the Eastern Africa region. This he achieved since his appointment as communication and community outreach person for the Planetary Heath Eastern Africa Hub.
Leonard’s research interest includes environmental health, environmental toxicology, Biodiversity, climate change, and population health.
He is currently part of different research projects including child health and nutrition, exposure and health implications at the gold mining sites and invivo toxicity of toxic elements.