Book chapters

Elsevier,

The Developing Microbiome, 2020, Pages 21-41

This book chapter advances SDGs 3 and 10 by explaining how the acquisition of microbial communities during early life is closely intertwined with children’s immune and metabolic development. Environmental influences like prenatal maternal factors, delivery mode, peripartum antibiotic administration, nutrition, and the indoor microbiome in the hospital and home play a part during this critical early window.
Elsevier,

Community Mental Health Engagement with Racially Diverse Populations, 2020, Pages 15-48

This chapter addresses SDG 10 and SDG 3 by discussing the issues currently driving mental healthcare disparities in the Latinx population and how these approaches can provide a viable way to reduce them.
Elsevier,

Ensuring Food Security in Changing Scenarios, 2020, Pages 3-12

Advancing SDGs 2, 12 and 15, this chapter contributes to an understanding of the long-term impacts, challenges and benefits of agronomic practices impacts.
Elsevier,

Wheat and Barley Grain Biofortification, 2020, Pages xxi-xxii

This chapter contributes to SDGs 2 and 3 by addressing topics associated with the alleviation of malnutrition in globally diverse populations via wheat and barley biofortification.
Elsevier,

Nanoengineering in Musculoskeletal Regeneration, 2021, Pages 105-136

This book chapter advances SDG 3 by explaining how gene therapy, as an advanced therapy, is a promising strategy for treating musculoskeletal disorders through the delivery of therapeutic nucleic acids into the target cells.
Elsevier,

Water Conservation and Wastewater Treatment in BRICS Nations, 2020, Pages 139-168

This chapter advances SDG 6 and 11 by exploring the technological landscape of water purification in India, focusing on strategies for treatment of wastewater as a potential water source.
Elsevier,

Water Conservation and Wastewater Treatment in BRICS Nations, 2020, Pages 187-211

This chapter advances SDG 6 and 11 by reporting on the various laws and policy governing water supply in South Africa as well as the current state of water and wastewater infrastructure in South Africa.
Elsevier,

Handbook of Mental Health and Aging (Third Edition), 2020, Pages 401-415

This chapter addresses Goal 3 by examining technology-based mental health services for the geriatric population.
Elsevier,

Biron, A Practical Guide to Sustainability, 2020, pages 557-593

This book chapter advances SDGs 11, 12, and 15 by discussing the key drivers, obstacles, and opportunities in plastics sustainability, offering a balanced analysis of current challenges and solutions supporting the more sustainable production, use, and re-use of plastics, which are valuable materials with critical applications across civilization.
Elsevier,

Handbook of Mental Health and Aging (Third Edition), 2020, Pages 121-134

This chapter addresses Goal 3 by examining late-life anxiety in older adults.

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