News and Updates

 

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Writes In

The AAP featured a column by Gina McCarthy regarding climate change, the role of pediatricians in raising awareness about the impact of climate change on children' health, and the PEHSU units. Check it out:

http://aapnews.aappublications.org/content/35/8/29

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PEHSU Offers Pediatric Environmental Health Training in the Yakima Valley

Dr. Catherine Karr will perform a training on children's environmental health exposures, including pesticides and nitrates, at multiple locations in Washington State's Yakima Valley from July through September.  If interested in having a training at your clinic, please contact us.

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The Huffington Post Writes on Prenatal Exposures
featuring Dr. Sathyanarayana

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/25/pregnancy-environment-health-toxic-chemicals-doctors_n_5529522.html

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The Washington Post on Dr. Sathyanarayana's Research

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2014/07/08/phthalates-are-out-of-infants-toys-but-a-heavy-dose-is-still-in-their-food/