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National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

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NIH Climate and Health Scholars Program Kicks Off
The NIH Climate and Health Scholars begin their year of sharing and capacity building. The NIEHS and Fogarty International Center Scholars will leverage their international perspectives for their host centers.

Ferdouz Cochran and Praveen Kumar

New Study Uncovers Mechanism of Heart and Lung Responses to Wildfire Smoke
Researchers identify a potential mechanism behind wildfire smoke toxicity with implications for cardiopulmonary health.

roadside wildfire

Voices From the Field: Learning From Communities to Improve Disaster Resilience
Social community psychologist Irene Lafarga Previdi, Ph.D., is studying how mothers and pregnant women coped during two hurricanes and the COVID-19 pandemic, with the goal of informing new public health engagement strategies.

World Health Organization World Health Day 2023 and March Global Environmental Health Chat Podcast
April 7, 2023 was World Health Day. The World Health Organization is observing its 75th anniversary.

NIEHS Superfund Research Program Promotes Climate Change Resilience
The NIEHS Superfund Research Program provides research and training opportunities to understand how climate change affects exposure to hazardous substances and to promote community resilience while protecting health.

Grants and Funding
Grants of interest to GEH researchers.