EPA Science Inventory

Environmental Public Health Indicators Impact Report: Data and methods that support environmental public health decision-making by communities

Citation:

Nolt-Helms, C. AND M. Breville. Environmental Public Health Indicators Impact Report: Data and methods that support environmental public health decision-making by communities. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/X-18/163, 2018.

Impact/Purpose:

This report presents the environmental, health, and policy outcomes from twenty competitively funded Science-To-Achieve-Results (STAR) grants in EPA's Environmental Public Health Indicators (EPHI) research program.

Description:

This report presents the results of twenty competitively funded Science-To-Achieve-Results (STAR) grants in EPA's Environmental Public Health Indicators (EPHI) research program. The grantsdirectly supported health interventions, informed policy and decision-making, and improved the understanding of the links between environmental exposures and health effects. The results have helped public health professionals identify susceptible individuals and communities in the greatest need of interventions and assisted decision-makers in identifying opportunities for protective actions and in understanding the economic impacts of environmental stressors in their communities.

URLs/Downloads:

Environmental Public Health Indicators (EPHI) Research Impact Report   (PDF,NA pp, 5017 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 06/04/2018
Record Last Revised: 06/12/2018
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 341077

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH

WATER, HEALTH & INNOVATION DIVISION