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Your Environment. Your Health.

News Coverage and Interviews

Interviews and Podcasts

April 22, 2019 Scientists are ramping up research on the possible health effects of a large group of common but little-understood chemicals used in water-resistant clothing, stain-resistant furniture, nonstick cookware and many other consumer products. Scientists Dig Into Hard Questions About The Fluorinated Pollutants Known As PFAS 
July 26, 2016 Dr. Birnbaum talks on Kentucky public radio station after community forum. Listen Now (792KB)
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March, 2016 Dr. Birnbaum talk about the NIH-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion for 2016 Watch video online
May 3, 2015 A Flame Retardant That Came With Its Own Threat to Health" with The New York Times Retro Report Watch video online and read story
March 31, 2015 "Our Chemical Lives" on the Catalyst produced by Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Watch Dr. Birnbaum talk about Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Health
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January 28, 2013 BPA Research Interview with NIEHS/NTP Director Listen Now
September 22, 2012 Dr. Birnbaum discusses, "Are There Hidden Hazards in Your Environment?" (low dose effects of chemicals) on The People's Pharmacy® Listen Online
March 06-10, 2011 Dr. Birnbaum congratulates Society of Toxicology (SOT) on 50 great years Watch video online - YouTube
January 12, 2010 Dr. Birnbaum talks about the EPA Senior Leadership Development Program Retreat
November 18, 2009 Dr. Birnbaum discusses, "Health and the Environment" on KQED Public Radio Download
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October 02, 2009 Dr. Birnbaum discusses, "Environmental Health Basics" on WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio

Dr. Linda Birnbaum Award Video

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