NIEHS played a lead role in the adoption of the Belmont Forum’s first Collaborative Research Action (CRA) on climate, environment, and health, which is planned to launch in early 2019.
The combination of air pollution and HIV infection may have a greater detrimental impact on the cognitive abilities of school-aged children than exposure to either factor alone, according to an NIEHS-funded study.
Adaeze Wosu, a Johns Hopkins University Ph.D. candidate and NIH Fogarty International Center doctoral fellow, is investigating how air pollution affects the cognitive development of children in Uganda.
The Fourth National Climate Assessment was released on November 23. This congressionally mandated report focuses on human welfare, societal and environmental elements of climate change, and climate variability as well as human health.
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