Joshua Rosenthal

Joshua Rosenthal

Fogarty International Center, U.S. National Institutes of Health
Senior Scientist


Joshua Rosenthal is a Senior Scientist at the Fogarty International Center of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). He is an ecologist with a longstanding interest in the integration of public health, environment, and international development. Dr. Rosenthal leads NIH research and policy activities in Household Air Pollution research, including the Clean Cooking Implementation Science Network, and a multi-national trial to define the health benefits achievable through a clean cooking intervention in low and middle income countries. He founded and co-leads the NIH Climate and Health working group, is a project scientist on the NIH-CDC-IDRC supported GEOHealth program (Global Environmental and Occupational Health) and is the NIH Management lead for the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases. Dr. Rosenthal completed his Ph.D. and post-doctoral research at the University of California, Berkeley. In 2011, Dr. Rosenthal was a Senior Fulbright Fellow at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina and has since served as the Deputy Director of the Fogarty International Center and Director of the Division of International Training and Research. Dr. Rosenthal has authored a wide variety of technical, policy and popular publications, including research reports, research topic reviews, global health program analyses, editorials, magazine articles and one edited book, and is an Executive Editor for the journal EcoHealth.










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