12/3/13: Managing Stress to Reduce Toxicity of Environmental Chemicals


You’re invited to a special free event brought to you by the Mount Sinai Children’s Environmental Health Center featuring keynote speaker Rosalind J. Wright, MD, MPH, Horace W. Goldsmith Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Translational Research at the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics. Ms. Wright will host an interactive discussion with panel members:

Bruce D. Gelb, MD
Gogel Family Professor of Child Health and Development
Director, Mindich Child Health and Development Institute
Professor of Pediatrics and Genetic & Genomic Sciences

Philip J. Landrigan, MD, MSc
Ethel H. Wise Professor and Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine
Director, Children’s Environmental Health Center; Professor of Pediatrics
Dean for Global Health

Robert O. Wright, MD, MPH
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine
Deputy Director, Children’s Environmental Health Center
Director, Division of Environmental Health

Tuesday December 3, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1425 Madison Avenue
(Goldwurm Auditorium – Icahn Medical Institute)
New York, NY 10029


Formally established in 2007, the Mount Sinai Children’s Environmental Health Center (CEHC) builds on Dr. Philip J. Landrigan’s four decades of work in children’s environmental health and fifteen years of research in environmental pediatrics at Mount Sinai. Under the leadership of Dr. Landrigan, the CEHC conducts groundbreaking research to identify the environmental causes of childhood diseases and translates research findings into solutions that protect children’s health.

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Written and posted by: Jessica Cerka in New York

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