Office of Research and Development Publications

NIEHS/EPA Children’s Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers: Protecting Children’s Health Where They Live, Learn, and Play

Citation:

Louie, N., H. Aja, AND E. Szwiec. NIEHS/EPA Children’s Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers: Protecting Children’s Health Where They Live, Learn, and Play. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-17/407, 2017.

Impact/Purpose:

The Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers Impact Report is an APR for the EPA Sustainable and Healthy Communities (SHC) Research Program. The objective of this report is to translate research findings from these jointly funded centers for stakeholders.

Description:

In 1997, EPA and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) partnered to form the Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers. This impact report summarizes the history of the program, scientific findings since the program's inception, and impacts of program on public health.

URLs/Downloads:

Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers Impact Report: Advances in protecting children's health where they live, learn, and play

CHILDREN'S CENTER IMPACT REPORT_FINAL_AJA_101817_STICS.PDF   (PDF,NA pp, 4414.372 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 10/19/2017
Record Last Revised: 10/04/2018
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 339572

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH

WATER, HEALTH & INNOVATION DIVISION