Joe M Braun

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Assessing windows of susceptibility to lead-induced cognitive deficits in Mexican children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 33:1040-7. 2012
  2. pmc Predictors of virtual radial arm maze performance in adolescent Italian children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 33:1203-11. 2012
  3. pmc Variability and predictors of urinary bisphenol A concentrations during pregnancy
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:131-7. 2011
  4. pmc Impact of early-life bisphenol A exposure on behavior and executive function in children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Pediatrics 128:873-82. 2011
  5. pmc A prospective cohort study of biomarkers of prenatal tobacco smoke exposure: the correlation between serum and meconium and their association with infant birth weight
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health 9:53. 2010
  6. pmc Prenatal environmental tobacco smoke exposure and early childhood body mass index
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:524-34. 2010
  7. pmc Predictors and variability of urinary paraben concentrations in men and women, including before and during pregnancy
    Kristen W Smith
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1538-43. 2012
  8. pmc Prenatal bisphenol A exposure and early childhood behavior
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1945-52. 2009
  9. pmc Determinants of serum cotinine and hair cotinine as biomarkers of childhood secondhand smoke exposure
    Amy E Kalkbrenner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:615-24. 2010
  10. pmc Variability of urinary phthalate metabolite and bisphenol A concentrations before and during pregnancy
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:739-45. 2012

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Publications13

  1. pmc Assessing windows of susceptibility to lead-induced cognitive deficits in Mexican children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 33:1040-7. 2012
    ..The identification of susceptible periods to Pb-induced decrements in childhood cognitive abilities remains elusive...
  2. pmc Predictors of virtual radial arm maze performance in adolescent Italian children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurotoxicology 33:1203-11. 2012
    ..The radial arm maze (RAM), a rodent visuospatial learning and memory task, has a computerized version for use in children, which may help improve comparisons between animal and human studies...
  3. pmc Variability and predictors of urinary bisphenol A concentrations during pregnancy
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:131-7. 2011
    ..Prenatal bisphenol A (BPA) exposure may be associated with developmental toxicity, but few studies have examined the variability and predictors of urinary BPA concentrations during pregnancy...
  4. pmc Impact of early-life bisphenol A exposure on behavior and executive function in children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Pediatrics 128:873-82. 2011
    ..To estimate the impact of gestational and childhood bisphenol A (BPA) exposures on behavior and executive function at 3 years of age and to determine whether child gender modified those associations...
  5. pmc A prospective cohort study of biomarkers of prenatal tobacco smoke exposure: the correlation between serum and meconium and their association with infant birth weight
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Environ Health 9:53. 2010
    ..The evaluation of infant meconium as a cumulative matrix of prenatal toxicant exposure requires comparison to established biomarkers of prenatal exposure...
  6. pmc Prenatal environmental tobacco smoke exposure and early childhood body mass index
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:524-34. 2010
    ..In addition, accurate quantification of prenatal secondhand tobacco smoke exposures is essential to obtaining valid estimates...
  7. pmc Predictors and variability of urinary paraben concentrations in men and women, including before and during pregnancy
    Kristen W Smith
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1538-43. 2012
    ..Parabens are suspected endocrine disruptors and ubiquitous preservatives used in personal care products, pharmaceuticals, and foods. No studies have assessed the variability of parabens in women, including during pregnancy...
  8. pmc Prenatal bisphenol A exposure and early childhood behavior
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1945-52. 2009
    ..Prenatal exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) increases offspring aggression and diminishes differences in sexually dimorphic behaviors in rodents...
  9. pmc Determinants of serum cotinine and hair cotinine as biomarkers of childhood secondhand smoke exposure
    Amy E Kalkbrenner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:615-24. 2010
    ..If only questionnaires are available, multiple questions are required to best characterize exposure, such as number of cigarettes, hours spent in a room with concurrent smoking, maternal smoking, and approximate home size...
  10. pmc Variability of urinary phthalate metabolite and bisphenol A concentrations before and during pregnancy
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:739-45. 2012
    ..Gestational phthalate and bisphenol A (BPA) exposure may increase the risk of adverse maternal/child health outcomes, but there are few data on the variability of urinary biomarkers before and during pregnancy...
  11. pmc Association between birth weight and DNA methylation of IGF2, glucocorticoid receptor and repetitive elements LINE-1 and Alu
    Heather H Burris
    Department of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epigenomics 5:271-81. 2013
    ..We examined the association between birth weight and methylation in the imprinted IGF/H19 loci, the nonimprinted gene NR3C1 and repetitive element DNA (LINE-1 and Alu)...
  12. doi request reprint Bisphenol A and children's health
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 23:233-9. 2011
    ..This review briefly summarizes the epidemiological literature with special emphasis on childhood health outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of maternal smoking during pregnancy on intellectual disabilities among 8-year-old children
    Joe M Braun
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:482-91. 2009
    ..A differential effect of tobacco smoke exposure on the risk of ID is suggested for males and females and deserves further investigation; however, the interpretation is tempered by the potential for residual confounding...