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Your Environment. Your Health.


Current Outstanding New Environmental Scientists (ONES)

Institution Name Title
University of California, San Diego Alexandrov, Ludmil B. Detecting Mutational Signatures of Environmental Mutagens in Heathy Individuals for Personalized Cancer Prevention
Michigan State University Bernstein, Alison Dieldrin-induced Differential Gene Methylation and Parkinsonian Toxicity
Washington State University Clarke, John Daniel Mechanisms of Microcystin-induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis 
Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey Stapleton, Phoebe Microvascular Mechanisms of Growth Restriction After Environmental Toxicant Exposure
University of Utah Venosa, Alessandro Role of Surfactant Protein-C Mutation and Ozone Exposure in the Exacerbation of Pulmonary Fibrosis
University of California Berkeley Cardenas, Andres Prenatal and Postnatal Exposure to Environmental Mixtures: Neurodevelopment and DNA Methylation Biomarkers
North Carolina State University Gaddameedhi, Shobhan Circadian Clock Disruption: A Risk Factor for Environmental Carcinogenesis
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Rice, Mary B. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Home Air Purification for Eosinophilic COPD
West Virginia University Hussain, Salik Impact of Particle and Ozone Inhalation Co-exposure on Alveolar Epithelial Regeneration 
University of California, San Francisco Padula, Amy Michelle Wildfires and Intentional Biomass Burning in California and Preterm Birth
Brown University Plavicki, Jessica Susan Toxicant Induced Dysregulation of Parvalbumin Interneuron Development and Function
Johns Hopkins University Buckley, Jessie P. Early Life Phthalate and Perfluoroalkyl Substance Exposures and Childhood Bone Health
University of South Alabama Prakash, Aishwarya Repair of Environmentally Induced Mitochondrial DNA Damage
University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston Whitworth, Kristina W. Fine Particulate Matter, Fetal Growth and Neurodevelopment: Examining Critical Windows of Susceptibility
Boston Children's Hospital Gaffin, Jonathan M. Indoor Air Quality and Respiratory Morbidity in School-aged Children with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
MainHealth Fleisch, Abby Environmental Chemicals, Adiposity, and Bone Accrual Across Adolescence
Louisiana State University A&M College Baton Rouge Saini, Yogesh Understanding the Role of Myeloid Cells in Ozone-induced Airway Disease
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Aluru, Neelakanteswar Role of De Novo DNMTs in Toxicant Induced Alterations in DNA Methylation
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Colacino, Justin A. Developmental Exposures, Stem Cell Reprogramming, and Breast Cancer Disparities
University of California, San Diego Jain, Mohit Mapping the Plasma Exposome and Its Association With Human Cardiovascular Disease
Texas A&M University Johnson, Natalie M. Mechanisms of Particulate Matter Driven Infant Respiratory Disease
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kelada, Samir Gene-environment Interactions With Ozone in Experimental Asthma
University of Rhode Island Li, Deyu Mutational Spectra of Bulky DNA Lesions
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Lu, Kun Functional Interaction Between the Gut Microbiome and Arsenic Exposure
University of Southern California Mack, William J. Neurotoxicity of Airborne Particles: Role of Chronic Cerebral Hypoperfusion
University of Colorado, Denver Roede, James R. Altered Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Cognition Via Maneb-mediated Changes in the Thiol Redox Proteome
University of Illinois at Chicago Sargis, Robert M. Selenoproteins in Arsenic-Induced Metabolic Dysfunction
Boston University Medical Campus Scamwell, Madeleine Longitudinal Study of Risk Factors for Mesoamerican Nephropathy among Agricultural Workers in El Salvador, Central America
Baylor College of Medicine Sun, Zheng Gender-Specific Effects of Arsenic in Diabetes
Duke University Tighe, Robert M. CXCL10/CXCR3 Regulation of Ozone-induced Epithelial Permeability
University of California, Riverside Volz, David C. Developmental Toxicity of Organophosphate-based Flame Retardants
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