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Dr. Joanna Burger’s Biographical Profile Featured in December 2015 Issue of Risk Analysis

                                 Joanna Burger: Respect for All Living Things By Michael Greenberg and Karen Lowrie          

Posted at 8:17 am February 3, 2016, in Publications, Research Highlights, University News

Common Pesticide May Increase Risk of ADHD

Rutgers Today featured research of EOHSI member Dr. Jason Richardson and colleagues regarding a commonly used pesticide that may alter the development of the brain’s dopamine system and increase the risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children. The research published Wednesday in the Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB), […]

Posted at 10:29 am January 29, 2015, in Members in the News, Publications

Our Scientists Cited – Viewpoint: Closing the Exposure Gap

EOHSI scientists, Paul Lioy and Cliff Weisel, recently published a new text book, Exposure Science: Basic Principles and Applications. Lioy and Weisel’s book was cited in a recent article by Daniel Vallero of Duke University and US EPA. The article, entitled “Viewpoint: Closing the Exposure Gap” appeared in Environmental Science and Technology in December 2014. From […]

Posted at 9:38 am December 12, 2014, in Members in the News, Publications

Original Investigation: Elevated Serum Pesticide Levels and Risk for Alzheimer Disease

DDT-spraying

An original investigation by EOHSI researchers was featured in Rutgers Today. Scientists have known for more than 40 years that the synthetic pesticide DDT is harmful to bird habitats and a threat to the environment. Now researchers at Rutgers University say exposure to DDT – banned in the United States since 1972 but still used […]

Posted at 9:11 pm May 27, 2014, in Members in the News, Publications