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Earth Institute Research Projects

Health Effects and Geochemistry of Arsenic - Core G

Lead PI: Dr. Sandra R. Baptista , Dr. Steven N. Chillrud

Unit Affiliation: Mailman School of Public Health

May 2017 - March 2018
Inactive
Asia ; North America ; Bangladesh ; United States
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: The Research Translation Core (RTC) of the Columbia University Superfund Research Program (SRP) on the Health Effects and Geochemistry of Arsenic leads the effort to make sure that Columbia’s SRP research findings and products are made available in a timely fashion to other researchers, government officials, commercial enterprises, and the general public in order to advance public health initiatives.

SPONSOR:

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH/DHHS

RESEARCH TEAM:

Stuart Braman, Sara Flanagan, Annie Gerard, Gina Dinnegan

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY COLLABORATORS:

Mailman School of Public Health, Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) , Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO), Barnard College

WEBSITE:

https://tools.niehs.nih.gov/srp/programs/Program_detail.cfm?Project_ID=P42ES010349

KEYWORDS

arsenic (as) geochemistry environmental health public health health

THEMES

Stewardship of the planet