School of Public Health Study of Lead Exposure & Outcomes

School of Public Health Study of Lead Exposure & Outcomes Amongst Children in Chennai, India

Principal Investigator: Howard Hu

Sponsor: NIH/FIC

Dr. Hu, his team and collaborators work with Sri Ramanchandra University (Chennai, India) on on genetic susceptibility of children to lead toxicity (Roy et al., 2011); a large team of participants from the US and India assessed research needs for understanding the impacts of climate change on health (Bush et al., in press); collaborated with the Mazumdar-Shaw Cancer Center in Bangalore, India, on Translational Cancer Prevention and Biomarkers. Workshop organized by fellow UM School of Medicine faculty Dr. Dean Brenner and Dr. Madhuri Kakarala.