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EPA/NIEHS Children's Centers 2012 Webinar Series

Join us for the monthly webinar series presenting the latest research findings in children’s environmental health from the EPA/NIEHS Children’s Centers.

December 12, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Role of Home Indoor Environment and Diet on Childhood Asthma
Gregory Diette
Johns Hopkins Children's Center

 

Nrf2 Directed Environmental Stress Response Against Oxidative Stress and Inflammation
Shyam Biswal
Johns Hopkins Children's Center

Patricia Buffler   Catherine Metayer
View Videos:
Flash Video - 29:49, 120 MB
Podcast - 29:49, 50.5 MB
Windows Media Player - 29:49, 34.7 MB
 
View Videos:
Flash Video - 20:08, 70.8 MB
Podcast - 20:08, 31.3 MB
Windows Media Player - 20:08, 20.6 MB
 

Home Interventions to Improve Indoor Air Quality and Asthma Health
Nadia Hansel
Johns Hopkins Children's Center

 

Questions and Answers

Q&A   Todd Whitehead
View Videos:
Flash Video - 21:32, 82 MB
Podcast - 21:32, 32.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 21:32, 23.2 MB
 
View Videos:
Flash Video - 35:15, 142 MB
Podcast - 35:15, 46.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 35:15, 61.2 MB

November 14, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

In Utero and Early Life Exposure to Arsenic - Sources and Potential Health Impacts
Margaret Karagas
Dartmouth
Margaret Karagas

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Flash Video - 24:14, 92.6 MB
Podcast - 24:14, 44.8 MB
Windows Media Player - 24:14, 26.9 MB
 

Toxicant Exposures and the Development of Obesity in Childhood
Karen Peterson and Dana Dolinoy
University of Michigan
Karen Peterson and Dana Dolinoy

View Videos:
Flash Video - 32:20, 139 MB
Podcast - 32:20, 63.9 MB
Windows Media Player - 32:20, 39.1 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 33:18, 135 MB
Windows Media Player - 33:18, 45 MB
Podcast - 33:18, 40.9 MB

October 10, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Improving Knowledge of the Environmental Causes of Leukemia in Children: the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Childhood Leukemia and the Environment (CIRCLE)
Patricia Buffler
University of California Berkeley,
School of Public Health

 

Global Perspectives on Childhood Leukemia Research - the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC)
Catherine Metayer
University of California Berkeley,
School of Public Health

Patricia Buffler   Catherine Metayer
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Flash Video - 12:36, 62.6 MB
Podcast - 12:36, 39.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 12:36, 17.2 MB
 
View Videos:
Flash Video - 13:12, 554.8 MB
Podcast - 13:12, 21 MB
Windows Media Player - 13:12, 14.9 MB
 

DNA methylation in blood cell development and leukemia : building a framework to study environmental effects on methylation
Joseph Wiemels
University of California - San Francisco

 

Estimating Exposures to Indoor Contaminants using Residential Dust
Todd Whitehead

Joseph Wiemels   Todd Whitehead
View Videos:
Flash Video - 17:12, 62 MB
Podcast - 17:12, 26.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 17:12, 17.8 MB
 
View Videos:
Flash Video - 17:52, 79.4 MB
Podcast - 17:52, 36.7 MB
Windows Media Player - 17:52, 21.8 MB
 

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 31:57, 120 MB
Windows Media Player - 31:57, 45.3 MB
Podcast - 31:57, 36.1 MB

September 12, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Novel Approaches to Assessing Cognitive Function in Early Infancy
Susan Schantz
University of Illinois
Susan Schantz

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Flash Video - 27:30, 109 MB
Podcast - 27:30, 52.2 MB
Windows Media Player - 27:30, 31.7 MB
 

Effects of Prenatal Exposure to Pesticides on Brain Development and Cognitive Function
Virginia Rauh
Columbia University
Virginia Rauh

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Flash Video - 20:31, 91 MB
Podcast - 20:31, 54.1 MB
Windows Media Player - 20:31, 28.9 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 31:57, 120 MB
Windows Media Player - 31:57, 45.3 MB
Podcast - 31:57, 36.1 MB

August 8, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Tipping the Balance of Neural networks with Persistent Organic Pollutants: Relevance to Autism Risk
Isaac Pessah
UC Davis
Isaac Pessah

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Flash Video - 44:51, 192 MB
Windows Media Player - 44:51, 56.4 MB
Podcast - 44:51, 59.3 MB
 

What Have We Learned about Autism and the Environment: An Epidemiologist's Perspective
Irva Hertz-Picciotto
UC Davis

Irva Hertz-Picciotto

View Videos:
Flash Video - 31:07, 134 MB
Windows Media Player - 31:07, 40.3 MB
Podcast - 31:07, 41.5 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 33:32, 144 MB
Windows Media Player - 33:32, 39.6 MB
Podcast - 33:32, 36.1 MB

July 11, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Effects of Prenatal Environmental Exposures on Child Health and Development
Frederica Perera
Columbia University
Frederica Perera

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Flash Video - 32:41, 132 MB
Windows Media Player - 32:41, 38.8 MB
Podcast - 32:41, 41.1 MB
 

Embracing Complexity: Animal Models of Environmental Exposure Health Effects
Richard Auten
Duke University
Richard Auten

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Flash Video - 24:21, 78.8 MB
Windows Media Player - 24:21, 24.7 MB
Podcast - 24:21, 29 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 22:28, 85.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 22:28, 25.7 MB
Podcast - 22:28, 25.8 MB

June 13, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

History of CHAPS-SJV: How We Came to Asthma, Immunology, Birth Outcomes with a Focus on PAHs
A Bit of PAH Chemistry and How We Create Exposure Estimates

Katherine Hammond
University of California - Berkeley
Katherine Hammond

View Videos:
Flash Video - 28:19, 130 MB
Windows Media Player - 28:19, 36.9 MB
Podcast - 28:19, 40.5 MB
 

PAHs and Asthma--Relation to Phenotype; Relevance to Birth Outcomes
Kari Nadeau
Stanford University School of Medicine


Kari Nadeau

View Videos:
Flash Video - 28:38, 112 MB
Windows Media Player - 28:38, 32.6 MB
Podcast - 28:38, 33.8 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 17:53, 74.4 MB
Windows Media Player - 17:53, 21 MB
Podcast - 17:53, 23 MB

April 11, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

A Pediatric Specialist's Perspective on Early Origins of Disease
Phil Gruppuso
Brown University
Kim Boekelheide

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Flash Video - 27:55, 182 MB
Windows Media Player - 27:55, 36 MB
Podcast - 27:55, 36 MB
 

Developmental Origins of Male Reproductive Tract Disorders
Kim Boekelheide
Brown University
Kim Boekelheide

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Flash Video - 34:57, 229 MB
Windows Media Player - 34:57, 39 MB
Podcast - 34:57, 47 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 34:51, 186 MB
Windows Media Player - 34:51, 35 MB
Podcast - 34:51, 36 MB

March 14, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Biomarkers to Predict and Monitor Asthma Therapy
Stanley J. Szefler
National Jewish Health
Stanley J. Szefler

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Flash Video - 31:31, 81.5 MB
Windows Media Player - 31:31, 37.4 MB
Podcast - 31:31, 38.5 MB
 

Environmental Triggers of Asthma Exacerbations
Rachel Miller
Columbia University
Rachel Miller

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Flash Video - 34:22, 84 MB
Windows Media Player - 34:22, 43 MB
Podcast - 34:22, 38.3 MB

Questions and Answers
Q&A

View Videos:
Flash Video - 17:49, 44 MB
Windows Media Player - 17:49, 22.8 MB
Podcast - 17:49, 18.4 MB

February 8, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Sharing Lessons from the Field: Understanding Factors that Define Variability in Pesticide Exposure and Response for Children
Elaine Faustman
Professor, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine
Principal Investigator for the UW Children’s Center
Elaine Faustman

View Videos:
Flash Video - 22:19, 154 MB
Windows Media Player - 22:19, 25 MB
Podcast - 22:19, 26 MB
 

California Initiative to Improve Environmental Quality in Early Care and Education Environments
Asa Bradman
Associate Director of the Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health at University of California, Berkeley


Asa Bradman

View Videos:
Flash Video - 26:28, 154 MB
Windows Media Player - 26:28, 26 MB
Podcast - 26:28, 29 MB

Questions and Answers
Questions & Answers

View Videos:
Flash Video - 21:06, 145 MB
Windows Media Player - 21:06, 24 MB
Podcast - 21:06, 24 MB

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