Areas of Focus
Ocean Doctor’s areas of focus are:
- Conducting and disseminating leading-edge research to inform strong conservation policies.
- Building strong international partnerships for marine research, conservation and sustainability, with special emphasis on Cuba.
- Educating, inspiring and involving the public through strong outreach, education, radio and TV presence, visual media and leading-edge Web and social media technologies, while working to improve the quality, breadth and impact of environmental education.
Ocean Doctor’s major projects include Cuba Conservancy, a comprehensive program of international collaboration for research and conservation in Cuba, and Ocean Doctor’s 50-States Expedition, a journey to schools in all 50 States to deliver inspirational education programs to students about the oceans while encouraging careers in science.