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Sarah Geiger

Assistant Professor

Primary Affiliation

Brain Connectivity and Networks


Status Part-time Faculty

Home Department of Kinesiology and Community Health

Phone 300-7240


Address 2309 Beckman Institute, 405 North Mathews Avenue

  • Biography

    Sarah Geiger is an assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She holds a part-time faculty appointment at Beckman and conducts research in the Brain Connectivity and Networks Group. 

    Sarah received her Ph.D. in public health sciences with a focus on epidemiology and biostatistics from the West Virginia University School of Medicine. She received her master’s degree in community health with a focus on epidemiology and biostatistics at UIUC.

  • Research

    As an environmental and chronic disease epidemiologist, Sarah investigates environmental pollutants and chronic disease-related outcomes such as sleep problems, asthma, and obesity. She also studies the impact of environmental pollutant exposure from private domestic well water on children’s health.