Children's Environmental Health Network

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Plan/lead in creating a blueprint for action in children's environmental health, strengthen capacity to meet this leadership role and implement training for child care professionals to reduce environmental health hazards

Jan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2016

Focus Area

Healthy Kids

Geographic Focus

District of Columbia

Amount

$575,000

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Children’s Environmental Health Network: Protecting young children from environmental exposure

In the 1980s there was a stimulus to connect children’s health and the environment. Pediatricians sought training on the unknowns around lead poisoning and other conditions they were treating.

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