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UNC Charlotte: PhD Student Named 2020 Traffic Safety Scholar

University of North Carolina at Charlotte Public Health Programs student Mr. Oluwaseun Adeyemi (Seun) has been named a 2020 Traffic Safety Scholar by the Lifesavers National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities. The conference, held in Tampa, FL, showcases research, evidence-based strategies, and new approaches to eliminate traffic deaths and serious roadway injuries. Mr. Adeyemi is one of 50 students selected to travel to Tampa this year to take part in workshops and professional networking with traffic safety industry leaders. Mr. Adeyemi is a student in the Public Health Sciences PhD program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Prior to moving to the United States in 2018, Mr. Adeyemi earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria and his Master of Public Health degree from University of Roehampton in London, England. His current research focuses on spatial epidemiology of road-related injuries and theory-driven road accident prevention models.

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