Flint Area Community Health and Environment Partnership

FACHEP is a team led by Wayne State researchers specializing in environmental engineering and public health conducting an independent study to evaluate the possible association between changes in Flint’s water system and public health, specifically the recent Legionnaires’ disease outbreak. 

Project Information

Type of Project: Research

Target Population:

Start Date: 1/1/16 End Date: 1/1/17

Funding Agency: MDHHS Total Funding: $4,100,000.00

Target Locations: Flint

Principal Investigators: Shawn McElmurry (Wayne State University ; Susan Masten (Michigan State University)

Lead Institution: Wayne State Univerisity

Project Partners

Current Community Partners: MADE Institute; Broome Center

Contact Information

Email: s.mcelmurry@wayne.edu