Environmental and Occupational Health

Studies explore environmental exposures in relation to morbidity and mortality, looking at both individuals who are occupationally exposed and others in the general population.

3/16/17
This study will explore the relationship between exposure levels to air pollution and pregnancy outcomes.
5/18/15
This study will examine the molecular mechanisms of arsenic carcinogenesis to facilitate the development of novel strategies to prevent, diagnose or treat arsenic associated diseases, including cancer.
3/16/17
This project will evaluate metabolic changes in response to air pollution exposure and provide insight on potential mechanisms through which air pollution may increase the risk of various diseases.
6/19/14
The goal of this study is to examine the dose-related response of the adolescent brain to organophosphorus pesticides (OP) pesticides, to determine if repeated exposures produce a progressive deficit and to determine if this deficit is reversible.
3/16/17
This project will conduct a prospective cohort study and a retrospective occupational cohort study in response to an airborne environmental contamination affecting several communities.