2017 Urban Research Awards: Air Pollution & Pregnancy

August 1st, 2017

Impact of Air Pollution and Climate on Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Ph.D. candidate Lindsey Butler

Ph.D. candidate Lindsey Butler

School of Public Health Ph.D. candidate Lindsey Butler will investigate the the impacts of maternal exposure to traffic related air pollution (TRAP) and extreme ambient temperatures on the risk of structural birth defects and stillbirth, particularly those resulting from placental dysfunction.

Learn more about this project here.