Professor Lora Fleming is the Principle Investigator for BlueHealth, managing the overall delivery of the project and its outputs.

Lora is Director of the European Centre for Environment & Human Health and Chair of Oceans, Epidemiology and Human Health at the University of Exeter.

She is a board certified occupational and environmental health physician and epidemiologist, with over 30 years’ experience in environment and occupational exposures and human health.

As Director at the European Centre, Professor Fleming works in the areas of Oceans and Human Health. She has also created outreach and educational materials concerning the human health effects of marine and freshwater natural toxins and occupational health issues.

Professor Fleming is a Member the US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to the NIEHS Gulf Oil Study, and the Horizons 2020 Advisory Group on Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing.

Professor Fleming is also an ASPIRE Principle Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, you can find out more here.