V A Rauh

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of community-level data in the National Children's Study to establish the representativeness of segment selection in the Queens Vanguard Site
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:18. 2012
  2. pmc Brain anomalies in children exposed prenatally to a common organophosphate pesticide
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:7871-6. 2012
  3. pmc Seven-year neurodevelopmental scores and prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos, a common agricultural pesticide
    Virginia Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1196-201. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Housing and health: intersection of poverty and environmental exposures
    Virginia A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1136:276-88. 2008
  5. pmc Impact of prenatal chlorpyrifos exposure on neurodevelopment in the first 3 years of life among inner-city children
    Virginia A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 109, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1845-59. 2006
  6. pmc The contribution of maternal age to racial disparities in birthweight: a multilevel perspective
    V A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1815-24. 2001
  7. pmc Deteriorated housing contributes to high cockroach allergen levels in inner-city households
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:323-7. 2002
  8. pmc Developmental effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and material hardship among inner-city children
    V A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue B 109, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:373-85. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Biomarkers in assessing residential insecticide exposures during pregnancy and effects on fetal growth
    R M Whyatt
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 1, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 206:246-54. 2005
  10. pmc Chlorpyrifos exposure and urban residential environment characteristics as determinants of early childhood neurodevelopment
    Gina S Lovasi
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:63-70. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Use of community-level data in the National Children's Study to establish the representativeness of segment selection in the Queens Vanguard Site
    Andrew Rundle
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:18. 2012
    ..We test whether the neighborhoods selected for NCS recruitment, are representative of the whole of Queens County, and whether there is sufficient variability across neighborhoods for meaningful studies of contextual variables...
  2. pmc Brain anomalies in children exposed prenatally to a common organophosphate pesticide
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:7871-6. 2012
    ..This study reports significant associations of prenatal exposure to a widely used environmental neurotoxicant, at standard use levels, with structural changes in the developing human brain...
  3. pmc Seven-year neurodevelopmental scores and prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos, a common agricultural pesticide
    Virginia Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1196-201. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Housing and health: intersection of poverty and environmental exposures
    Virginia A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1136:276-88. 2008
    ..We end the chapter with a discussion of the environmental justice movement and the role of housing as a potential agent of change and focus of interventions aimed to reduce the harmful effects of environmental pollutants...
  5. pmc Impact of prenatal chlorpyrifos exposure on neurodevelopment in the first 3 years of life among inner-city children
    Virginia A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 109, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1845-59. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos on 3-year neurodevelopment and behavior in a sample of inner-city minority children...
  6. pmc The contribution of maternal age to racial disparities in birthweight: a multilevel perspective
    V A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1815-24. 2001
    ..This study assessed the contribution of age and other risk factors to racial disparities in rates of moderately low birthweight (MLBW; 1500-2499 g) and very low birthweight (VLBW; <1500 g)...
  7. pmc Deteriorated housing contributes to high cockroach allergen levels in inner-city households
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:323-7. 2002
    ....
  8. pmc Developmental effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and material hardship among inner-city children
    V A Rauh
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue B 109, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:373-85. 2004
    ..The study concluded that prenatal exposure to ETS in the home has a negative impact on 2-year cognitive development, and this effect is exacerbated under conditions of material hardship in this urban minority sample...
  9. ncbi request reprint Biomarkers in assessing residential insecticide exposures during pregnancy and effects on fetal growth
    R M Whyatt
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Ave, B 1, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 206:246-54. 2005
    ..No association was seen between birth weight and length and cord plasma chlorpyrifos or diazinon among newborns born after 1/1/01 (P > 0.8). Results support recent regulatory action to phase out residential uses of these insecticides...
  10. pmc Chlorpyrifos exposure and urban residential environment characteristics as determinants of early childhood neurodevelopment
    Gina S Lovasi
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:63-70. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Effects of prenatal exposure to coal-burning pollutants on children's development in China
    Deliang Tang
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:674-9. 2008
    ..Environmental pollutants such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), lead, and mercury are released by combustion of coal and other fossil fuels...
  12. pmc The economic impact of early life environmental tobacco smoke exposure: early intervention for developmental delay
    Thaddeus Miller
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1585-8. 2006
    ..The high cost of childhood asthma related to ETS exposure has been widely recognized; however, the economic impact of ETS-related developmental delay has been less well understood...
  13. pmc Benefits of reducing prenatal exposure to coal-burning pollutants to children's neurodevelopment in China
    Frederica Perera
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1396-400. 2008
    ..PAHs are reproductive and developmental toxicants, mutagens, and carcinogens...
  14. pmc The challenge of preventing environmentally related disease in young children: community-based research in New York City
    Frederica P Perera
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:197-204. 2002
    ..In turn, communities become better equipped to relay environmental health concerns to policy makers. In this paper we describe the center's research and its academic-community partnership and present some preliminary findings...
  15. pmc Impact of prenatal exposure to piperonyl butoxide and permethrin on 36-month neurodevelopment
    Megan K Horton
    Sergievsky Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e699-706. 2011
    ..Our objective was to explore the association between prenatal exposure to permethrin (a common pyrethroid) and piperonyl butoxide (a pyrethroid synergist) and 36-month neurodevelopment...
  16. ncbi request reprint The National Children's Study: a 21-year prospective study of 100,000 American children
    Philip J Landrigan
    Center for Children s Health and the Environment, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2173-86. 2006
    ..Data from the National Children's Study will guide development of a comprehensive blueprint for disease prevention in children...
  17. pmc Methodologic and logistic issues in conducting longitudinal birth cohort studies: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Brenda Eskenazi
    Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1419-29. 2005
    ..These centers present barriers encountered, solutions found, and considerations for future research, with the hope that the lessons learned can help inform the planning and conduct of the National Children's Study...
  18. pmc Principles and practices of neurodevelopmental assessment in children: lessons learned from the Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research
    Kim N Dietrich
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, and the Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1437-46. 2005
    ..The human neurodevelopmental phenotype will be most clearly represented in models that include environmental chemical exposures, the social milieu, and complex human genetic characteristics that we are just beginning to understand...

Research Grants5

  1. Assess the Effects of Pre- and Postnatal exposure to the organophosphorus
    Virginia Rauh; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The project has access to biomarkers of exposure, includes neuroimaging assessments on a subset of 60 children, and has potential for further informing regulatory safety standards for OP use in the United States. ..
  2. Assess the Effects of Pre- and Postnatal exposure to the organophosphorus
    Virginia A Rauh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project has access to biomarkers of exposure, includes neuroimaging assessments on a subset of 60 children, and has potential for further informing regulatory safety standards for OP use in the United States. ..
  3. Assess the Effects of ETS on Neurodevelopment
    Virginia A Rauh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project has access to previously collected biomarkers of exposure and rich socio-demographic data throughout childhood. ..
  4. Assess the Effects of Pre- and Postnatal exposure to the organophosphorus
    Virginia Rauh; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The project has access to biomarkers of exposure, includes neuroimaging assessments on a subset of 60 children, and has potential for further informing regulatory safety standards for OP use in the United States. ..
  5. Assess the Effects of Pre- and Postnatal exposure to the organophosphorus
    Virginia A Rauh; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The project has access to biomarkers of exposure, includes neuroimaging assessments on a subset of 60 children, and has potential for further informing regulatory safety standards for OP use in the United States. ..