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Your Environment. Your Health.

University of California, Berkeley

UC Berkeley/Stanford Children’s Environmental Health Center

Center Overview

Center Location: San Joaquin Valley of Fresno, California

Public Health Impacts: The San Joaquin Valley includes many low-income communities and air pollution concentrations often exceed state and federal air quality standards. The UC Berkeley/Stanford Children’s Environmental Health Center strives to understand and reduce air pollution exposure for children in the San Joaquin Valley, and to sustain active partnerships with community organizations that prioritize environmental health.

Primary Environmental Exposures: Ambient air pollutants, endotoxins

Primary Health Outcomes: Asthma, preterm birth, birth defects, immune system development, obesity

Center Details

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