Collections and Abstracts
Each month EHP publishes peer-reviewed Commentaries, Research, and Reviews from a wide range of scientific disciplines as well as a fully referenced, expert-reviewed News section. EHP Collections pull together previously published content on topics of special interest to our readers, offered as searchable pdf files. EHP also publishes abstracts from selected scientific meetings.
Because children are uniquely sensitive to their environments, EHP devotes a research section each month specifically to issues surrounding children’s environmental health, and each year the October issue is largely devoted to these topics. Our annual Children’s Health Collections comprise peer-reviewed research articles (including reviews and commentaries), news articles, editorials, and podcasts published the preceding October through September. These are divided into larger sections—Disease Outcomes, Exposures, and Methodologies and Populations—with more specific topics within each. Each research article is represented by an abstract, and each title is hyperlinked to the full article on the EHP website. News articles, editorials, and podcasts are listed in sidebars with the related research.
- Children’s Health Collection 2014 (Also available as a 4.6MB PDF)
- Children’s Health Collection 2013 (Also available as a 5.5MB PDF)
- Children’s Health Collection 2012 (4.8MB PDF)
- Children’s Health Collection 2011 (9.5MB PDF)
- Children’s Health Collection 2010 (6.9MB PDF)
Bisphenol A (BPA), one of the highest-volume chemicals produced globally, is found throughout the environment. Many studies have shown BPA to have estrogenic activity in vitro and in vivo, making it a topic of ongoing interest to the toxicology and regulatory communities. The BPA Collection includes abstracts of dozens of BPA-related Commentaries, Reviews, and Research Articles published between 2007 and 2011. Each title is hyperlinked to the full article on the EHP website. This collection is divided into four sections—Toxicology, Epidemiology, Exposure, and Regulatory Science.
- BPA Collection (4.2MB PDF)
The International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) is an international organization with members from more than 60 countries and regional chapters and local groups in Latin America, the Mediterranean, Europe, and East Asia. EHP is pleased to present the abstracts for these ISEE conferences:
From Local to Global: Advancing Science for Policy in Environmental Health
24–28 August 2014
Environment and Health—Bridging South, North, East and West (with ISES and ISIAQ)
19–23 August 2013
23rd Annual Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
13–16 September 2011
The Children’s Environmental Health Network (CEHN) is a national multidisciplinary organization whose mission is to protect the developing child from environmental health hazards and promote a healthier environment. CEHN’s 20th anniversary conference, The Contribution of Epigenetics in Pediatric Environmental Health, includes keynote addresses, mini-symposia, and posters. Topics for the conference include:
- Developmental Stressors
- Developmental Origins of Disease
- Role of Nutrition
- Critical Windows of Early Exposure and Sensitivity
- Effects of Prenatal Exposures
- Future Directions and Policy Implications
- CEHN Conference (5.5MB PDF)
ISEE 2015 Abstracts Now AvailableEHP is pleased to present the abstracts for the 2015 annual conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE), “Addressing Environmental Health Inequalities,” held 30 August–3 September 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil.
CEHN September 2015 Article of the Month“Relation of Prenatal Methylmercury Exposure from Environmental Sources to Childhood IQ” (DOI:10.1289/ehp.1408554) has been selected by the Children’s Environmental Health Network (CEHN) as its September 2015 Article of the Month. These CEHN summaries discuss the potential policy implications of current children’s environmental health research.
New Editor-in-ChiefWe are pleased to announce that Sally Perreault Darney has been selected as the new Editor-in-Chief of EHP. Sally comes to EHP from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, where she most recently co-led a large research project focused on assessing health disparities in vulnerable groups and providing healthy environments for children. Learn more about Sally and her vision for the journal in the September issue of EHP.
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Recent Advance Publications
Alternatives Assessment Frameworks: Research Needs for the Informed Substitution of Hazardous Chemicals
Occupation and Risk of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma and Its Subtypes: A Pooled Analysis from the InterLymph Consortium
Blood Biomarkers of Late Pregnancy Exposure to Trihalomethanes in Drinking Water and Fetal Growth Measures and Gestational Age in a Chinese Cohort
Birth Weight, Ethnicity, and Exposure to Trihalomethanes and Haloacetic Acids in Drinking Water during Pregnancy in the Born in Bradford Cohort
Prenatal Ambient Air Pollution, Placental Mitochondrial DNA Content, and Birth Weight in the INMA (Spain) and ENVIRONAGE (Belgium) Birth Cohorts