Looking at the effects of common exposures for mothers and infants
and their susceptibility to allergy, atopy and infection.
The placenta can be used to define the environment the fetus
encounters, to understand the causes and mechanisms of a
variety of health outcomes in children, and to detect at risk children.
Investigating food and water as sources of arsenic exposure in
pregnant women and children and the effects on child growth and development.
The Community Engagement and Outreach Translation Core ensures the Center research findings are
communicated with key stakeholders including the medical community and the public.