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Your Environment. Your Health.


WHO Collaborating Centres Network for Children’s Environmental Health

Collaborating on review articles, commentaries, reports, and other publication types is one way the Network builds evidence and global awareness of children’s environmental health issues. See the list below for a sample of recent publications involving members from multiple Network Centres. Publications authored by individual Centres are available on each Centers’ webpage.

  • Heacock M, Trottier B, Adhikary S, Asante KA, Basu N, Brune MN, Caravanos J, Carpenter D, Cazabon D, Chakraborty P, Chen A, Barriga FD, Ericson B, Fobil J, Haryanto B, Huo X, Joshi TK, Landrigan P, Lopez A, Magalini F, Navasumrit P, Pascale A, Sambandam S, Aslia Kamil US, Sly L, Sly P, Suk A, Suraweera I, Tamin R, Vicario E, Suk W. 2018. Prevention-intervention strategies to reduce exposure to e-waste. Rev Environ Health 33(2):219-228 [Abstract] 
  • Jung EM, Jagals P, Brereton C, Sly PD, Kim R, Kim EM, Ha EH. 2018. Children's environmental health indicators in context of the sustainable development goals for small island developing states. Int J Environ Res Public Health 15(7)pii:E1404 [Abstract] 
  • Vanker A, Barnett W, Workman L, Nduru PM, Sly PD, Gie RP, Zar HJ. 2017. Early-life exposure to indoor air pollution or tobacco smoke and lower respiratory tract illness and wheezing in African infants: a longitudinal birth cohort study. Lancet Planet Health 1(8):e328-e336 [Abstract] 
  • Bailey KA, Smith AH, Tokar EJ, Graziano JH, Kim KW, Navasumrit P, Ruchirawat M, Thiantanawat A, Suk WA, Fry RC. 2016. Mechanisms underlying latent disease risk associated with early-life arsenic exposure: current research trends and scientific gaps. Environ Health Perspect 124(2):170-5. [Abstract]
  • Cao J, Xu X, Hylkema MN, Zeng EY, Sly PD, Suk WA, Bergman A, Huo X. 2016. Early-life exposure to widespread environmental toxicants and health risk: a focus on the immune and respiratory systems. Ann Glob Health 82(1):119-31 [Abstract] 
  • Carpenter DO, Sly PD. 2016. Environmental chemicals as endocrine disruptors. Rev Environ Health 31(4):399 [Abstract] 
  • Heacock M, Kelly CB, Asante KA, Birnbaum LS, Bergman ÅL, Bruné MN, Buka I, Carpenter DO, Chen A, Huo X, Kamel M, Landrigan PJ, Magalini F, Diaz-Barriga F, Neira M, Omar M, Pascale A, Ruchirawat M, Sly L, Sly PD, Van den Berg M, Suk WA. 2016. E-Waste and Harm to Vulnerable Populations: A Growing Global Problem. Environ Health Perspect 124(5):550-5 [Abstract]
  • Landrigan PJ, Sly JL, Ruchirawat M, Silva ER, Huo X, Diaz-Barriga F, Zar HJ, King M, Ha EH, Asante KA, Ahanchian H, Sly PD. 2016. Health consequences of environmental exposures: changing global patterns of exposure and disease. Ann Glob Health 82(1):10-9 [Abstract] 
  • Sly PD, Carpenter DO, Van den Berg M, Stein RT, Landrigan PJ, Brune-Drisse MN, Suk W. 2016. Health consequences of environmental exposures: causal thinking in global environmental epidemiology. Ann Glob Health 82(1):3-9 [Abstract] 
  • Suk WA, Ahanchian H, Asante KA, Carpenter DO, Diaz-Barriga F, Ha EH, Huo X, King M, Ruchirawat M, da Silva ER, Sly L, Sly PD, Stein RT, van den Berg M, Zar H, Landrigan PJ. 2016. Environmental pollution: an under-recognized threat to children's health, especially in low- and middle-income countries. Environ Health Perspect 124(3):A41-5 [Abstract] 
  • Suk W, Ruchirawat M, Stein RT, Diaz-Barriga F, Carpenter DO, Neira M, Sly PD. 2016. Health consequences of environmental exposures in early life: coping with a changing world in the post-MDG era. Ann Glob Health 82(1):20-7 [Abstract] 
  • Suk WA, Sly PD. Ensuring a bright future for children's environmental health. 2016. Ann Glob Health 82(1):1-2 [Abstract] 
  • Laborde A, Tomasina F, Bianchi F, Brune MN, Buka I, Comba P, Corra L, Cori L, Duffert CM, Harari R, Iavarone I, McDiarmid MA, Gray KA, Sly PD, Soares A, Suk WA, Landrigan PJ. 2015. Children’s health in Latin America: the influence of environmental exposures. Environ Health Perspect 123(3):201-209 [Abstract]
  • Sly PD, Neira M, Collman G, Carpenter DO, Landrigan PJ, van den Berg M, Barriga FD, Ruchirawat M, Laborde A, Pascale A, Heacock M, Dalmau MT, Suk WA. 2014. Networking to advance progress in children’s environmental health. Lancet Glob Health 2(3):e129-130 [Abstract]
  • Grant K, Goldizen FC, Sly PD, Brune MN, Neira M, van den Berg M, Norman RE. 2013. Health consequences of exposure to e-waste: a systematic review. Lancet Glob Health 1(6):e350-361 [Abstract]
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