In honor of World Environmental Health Day, the Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE) published a series of essays written by leaders in the field of children’s environmental health. Dr. Maida Galvez, Director of the Region 2 Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU) in the Department of Preventive Medicine at Mount Sinai, and co-director of the TCEEE Community Outreach and Engagement Core (COEC), describes the landscape of consumer products, chemicals, and environmental exposures that present a concern for today’s families and how we can take a stand for children’s environmental health. Click here to read her blog post.
Mount Sinai staff members organize and attend NIEHS mixtures workshop. Click here for a link to more information from the National Institutes for Environmental Health Sciences.
A Letter to the Editor co-authored by COEH executive committee member Dr. Aparna Bole:
AAP Missouri Chapter president Dr. Sandy McKay authored an article on the link between ozone standards and children’s health.
9/11 Responders Receive Much-Needed Treatment at World Trade Center Health Program Clinical Center at Mount Sinai: http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2015/08/gillibrand_timing_is_important.html
Click here to view an article on the link between ozone standards and children’s health, authored by AAP Missouri Chapter president Dr. Sandy McKay.
Check out a recent article co-authored by our COEC partner Liam O’Fallon at the National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences here: NIEHS: http://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1409337/