Region 10: Children’s Environmental Health in the Pacific Northwest
Region 10 Contacts
- Children’s Environmental Health Coordinator
Bryan Fiedorczyk, email@example.com, 206-553-0506
- Schools Coordinator
Andrea Lindsay, firstname.lastname@example.org, 206-553-1896
Northwest Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit
The Northwest Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU) Exitis available to answer questions from health care professionals, parents, school officials, or other community members about children's symptoms that may be related to environmental exposures. Whatever your concern, please know the PEHSU shares your dedication to children's health and well-being.
Service Area: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Tribal Nations
Phone: 206-221-8671; Toll-free: 1-877-KID-CHEM (543-2436)
Center for Child Environmental Health Risks Research - University of Washington
To better understand the effects of environmental exposures on children's health, the EPA/NIEHS Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers ("Children's Centers") were established to explore ways to reduce children's health risks from environmental factors. The Children's Center at the University of Washington Exitaims to understand why some children are more susceptible than others to the harmful effects of pesticides and are trying to identify how this susceptibility affects growth, development and learning.