Tracey J Woodruff

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi An evidence-based medicine methodology to bridge the gap between clinical and environmental health sciences
    Tracey J Woodruff
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:931-7. 2011
  2. ncbi Toxic environmental chemicals: the role of reproductive health professionals in preventing harmful exposures
    Patrice Sutton
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:164-73. 2012
  3. doi Upstream adverse effects in risk assessment: a model of polychlorinated biphenyls, thyroid hormone disruption and neurological outcomes in humans
    Amber Wise
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, United States
    Environ Res 117:90-9. 2012
  4. doi The need for better public health decisions on chemicals released into our environment
    Tracey J Woodruff
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:957-67. 2011
  5. doi Proceedings of the Summit on Environmental Challenges to Reproductive Health and Fertility: executive summary
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, National Center of Excellence in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:e1-e20. 2008
  6. pmc Proceedings of the Summit on Environmental Challenges to Reproductive Health and Fertility: executive summary
    Tracey J Woodruff
    National Center of Excellence in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:281-300. 2008
  7. pmc Air pollution and postneonatal infant mortality in the United States, 1999-2002
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:110-5. 2008
  8. pmc Estimating risk from ambient concentrations of acrolein across the United States
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Office of Policy, Economics and Innovation, U S Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:410-5. 2007
  9. pmc International Collaboration on Air Pollution and Pregnancy Outcomes (ICAPPO)
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and Environment, University of California San Francisco, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2638-52. 2010
  10. doi Methodological issues in studies of air pollution and reproductive health
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Res 109:311-20. 2009

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Publications25

  1. doi An evidence-based medicine methodology to bridge the gap between clinical and environmental health sciences
    Tracey J Woodruff
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:931-7. 2011
    ..The methodology can also support professional societies, health care organizations, government agencies, and others in developing prevention-oriented guidelines for use in clinical and policy settings...
  2. ncbi Toxic environmental chemicals: the role of reproductive health professionals in preventing harmful exposures
    Patrice Sutton
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:164-73. 2012
    ..Thus, prevention of developmental exposures to environmental chemicals would benefit greatly from the active participation of reproductive health professionals in clinical and policy arenas...
  3. doi Upstream adverse effects in risk assessment: a model of polychlorinated biphenyls, thyroid hormone disruption and neurological outcomes in humans
    Amber Wise
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, United States
    Environ Res 117:90-9. 2012
    ..Increasing data on early biological changes from chemical exposures requires new interpretation tools to support decision-making...
  4. doi The need for better public health decisions on chemicals released into our environment
    Tracey J Woodruff
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:957-67. 2011
    ..We present recommendations to improve current approaches, including changing the burden of proof so that chemicals are not presumed safe in the absence of scientific data. We also propose modernizing approaches to assessing health risks...
  5. doi Proceedings of the Summit on Environmental Challenges to Reproductive Health and Fertility: executive summary
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, National Center of Excellence in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:e1-e20. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Proceedings of the Summit on Environmental Challenges to Reproductive Health and Fertility: executive summary
    Tracey J Woodruff
    National Center of Excellence in Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:281-300. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Air pollution and postneonatal infant mortality in the United States, 1999-2002
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:110-5. 2008
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the relationship between cause-specific postneonatal infant mortality and chronic early-life exposure to particulate matter and gaseous air pollutants across the United States...
  8. pmc Estimating risk from ambient concentrations of acrolein across the United States
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Office of Policy, Economics and Innovation, U S Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:410-5. 2007
    ..However, there is no method for assessing the extent of risk under the U.S. EPA noncancer risk assessment framework...
  9. pmc International Collaboration on Air Pollution and Pregnancy Outcomes (ICAPPO)
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and Environment, University of California San Francisco, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2638-52. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Methodological issues in studies of air pollution and reproductive health
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Res 109:311-20. 2009
    ..This work is of critical public health importance because of widespread exposure and because perinatal outcomes are important markers of future child and adult health...
  11. pmc Instruments for assessing risk of bias and other methodological criteria of published animal studies: a systematic review
    David Krauth
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:985-92. 2013
    ..However, there is significant debate about how to evaluate the methodology and potential biases of the animal studies. There is no agreed-upon approach, and a systematic evaluation of current best practices is lacking...
  12. doi Risk communication and decision tools for children's health protection
    Patrice Sutton
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, California 94162, USA
    Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 99:45-9. 2013
    ..The institutionalization of the Navigation Guide would provide a concrete mechanism for linking science to action to protect children's health...
  13. pmc Fine particulate matter (PM2.5) air pollution and selected causes of postneonatal infant mortality in California
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Office of Policy, Economics, and Innovation, U S Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:786-90. 2006
    ..82 (95% CI, 0.55-1.23) for SIDS, and 0.83 (95% CI, 0.50-1.39) for external causes. The California findings add further evidence of a PM air pollution effect on respiratory-related postneonatal infant mortality...
  14. doi Elevated mercury levels in pregnant woman linked to skin cream from Mexico
    Carrie A Dickenson
    Program on Reproductive Health and Environment, University of California San Francisco, Oakland, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:e4-5. 2013
    ..Through biomonitoring in a low-income Latina population in California, we identified a patient with high levels of mercury and traced the source to face creams purchased in a pharmacy in Mexico. ..
  15. pmc Bisphenol-A (BPA), BPA glucuronide, and BPA sulfate in midgestation umbilical cord serum in a northern and central California population
    Roy R Gerona
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 47:12477-85. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest universal fetal exposure to BPA in our study population, with some at relatively high levels, and we provide the first evidence of detectable BPA sulfate in midgestation fetuses. ..
  16. doi Bridging epidemiology and model organisms to increase understanding of endocrine disrupting chemicals and human health effects
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, CA 94612, United States
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 127:108-17. 2011
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  17. pmc Integrated assessment of environment and health: America's children and the environment
    Amy D Kyle
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:447-52. 2006
    ..The measures present scientifically based representations of data understandable to stakeholders and policy makers that integrate key information from the health and environment sectors in a consistent format...
  18. ncbi An analysis of candidates for addition to the Clean Air Act list of hazardous air pollutants
    Sonya Lunder
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 54:157-71. 2004
    ..This analysis suggests further evaluation of several pollutants for possible addition to the CAA list of HAPs...
  19. pmc A round robin approach to the analysis of bisphenol A (BPA) in human blood samples
    Laura N Vandenberg
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Environ Health 13:25. 2014
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  20. pmc Polybrominated diphenyl ethers, hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers, and measures of thyroid function in second trimester pregnant women in California
    Ami R Zota
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:7896-905. 2011
    ..Our results indicate that PBDE exposures are elevated in pregnant women in California and suggest a relationship with thyroid function. Further investigation is warranted to characterize the risks of PBDE exposures during pregnancy...
  21. pmc Environmental chemicals in pregnant women in the United States: NHANES 2003-2004
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:878-85. 2011
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  22. doi Reproductive environmental health
    Patrice Sutton
    Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, University of California, San Francisco, Oakland, California, USA
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 22:517-24. 2010
    ..This article provides an overview of the nature and extent of the science in the field of reproductive environmental health and its implications for OB/GYN clinical practice...
  23. pmc Assessment of potential risk levels associated with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reference values
    Rosemary Castorina
    Center for Children s Environmental Health Research, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1318-25. 2003
    ..Although noncancer outcomes may in some instances be reversible and considered less severe than cancer, our findings call into question the assumption that established RfD and RfC values represent negligibly small risk levels...
  24. pmc Disparities in exposure to air pollution during pregnancy
    Tracey J Woodruff
    National Center for Environmental Economics, U S Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:942-6. 2003
    ..96; 95% CI, 0.86-1.07) in a county with high air pollution. Additional risk of residing in areas with poor air quality may exacerbate health problems of infants and children already at increased risk for poor health...
  25. pmc Meeting report: moving upstream-evaluating adverse upstream end points for improved risk assessment and decision-making
    Tracey J Woodruff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1568-75. 2008
    ..A workshop was held to consider how the resulting data inform consideration of an "adverse effect" in the context of hazard identification and risk assessment...