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  • Study examines impact of climate change on Louisiana’s Houma tribe

    Photo of social work professor Shanondora Billiot

    Social work professor Shanondora Billiot conducted a case study of the United Houma Nation’s experiences with climate change and tribe members’ receptivity to formal activities aimed at helping them adapt.

    Photo by Fred Zwicky


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  • Editor’s notes: To reach Shanandora Billiot, call 217-300-6145; email

    The study “Conceptual interdisciplinary model of exposure to environmental changes to address indigenous health and well-being” is available online or from the News Bureau

    DOI: 10.1016;j.puhe.208.08.011