Joseph G Allen

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc PBDE flame retardants, thyroid disease, and menopausal status in U.S. women
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Environ Health 15:60. 2016
  2. pmc Green Buildings and Health
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, 404 L, Boston, MA, 02218, USA
    Curr Environ Health Rep 2:250-8. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Air concentrations of PBDEs on in-flight airplanes and assessment of flight crew inhalation exposure
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:337-42. 2013
  4. pmc Exposure to flame retardant chemicals on commercial airplanes
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 12:17. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Critical factors in assessing exposure to PBDEs via house dust
    Joseph G Allen
    Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Int 34:1085-91. 2008
  6. pmc Identifying transfer mechanisms and sources of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE 209) in indoor environments using environmental forensic microscopy
    Thomas F Webster
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:3067-72. 2009
  7. pmc Flavoring Chemicals in E-Cigarettes: Diacetyl, 2,3-Pentanedione, and Acetoin in a Sample of 51 Products, Including Fruit-, Candy-, and Cocktail-Flavored E-Cigarettes
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 124:733-9. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in residential indoor air
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4574-9. 2007
  9. pmc Associations of Cognitive Function Scores with Carbon Dioxide, Ventilation, and Volatile Organic Compound Exposures in Office Workers: A Controlled Exposure Study of Green and Conventional Office Environments
    Joseph G Allen
    Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 124:805-12. 2016
  10. pmc Review of PCBs in US schools: a brief history, an estimate of the number of impacted schools, and an approach for evaluating indoor air samples
    Robert F Herrick
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 23:1975-85. 2016

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc PBDE flame retardants, thyroid disease, and menopausal status in U.S. women
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Environ Health 15:60. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to test for an association between serum PBDE concentrations and thyroid disease in women from the United States (U.S.), stratified by menopause status...
  2. pmc Green Buildings and Health
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, 404 L, Boston, MA, 02218, USA
    Curr Environ Health Rep 2:250-8. 2015
    ..To address this, we propose a framework for identifying direct, objective and leading "Health Performance Indicators" for use in future studies of buildings and health. ..
  3. doi request reprint Air concentrations of PBDEs on in-flight airplanes and assessment of flight crew inhalation exposure
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:337-42. 2013
    ..Likelihood probabilities of 95th percentile exposure concentrations >1% of the defined exposure limit were zero for all congeners with published RfDs...
  4. pmc Exposure to flame retardant chemicals on commercial airplanes
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 12:17. 2013
    ..Flame retardant chemicals are used in materials on airplanes to slow the propagation of fire. These chemicals migrate from their source products and can be found in the dust of airplanes, creating the potential for exposure...
  5. doi request reprint Critical factors in assessing exposure to PBDEs via house dust
    Joseph G Allen
    Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Environ Int 34:1085-91. 2008
    ..One vacuum bag sample contained the highest concentrations of BDE 209 (527,000 ng/g) and total PBDEs (544,000 ng/g) that have been reported in house dust...
  6. pmc Identifying transfer mechanisms and sources of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE 209) in indoor environments using environmental forensic microscopy
    Thomas F Webster
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:3067-72. 2009
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  7. pmc Flavoring Chemicals in E-Cigarettes: Diacetyl, 2,3-Pentanedione, and Acetoin in a Sample of 51 Products, Including Fruit-, Candy-, and Cocktail-Flavored E-Cigarettes
    Joseph G Allen
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 124:733-9. 2016
    ..There has been limited research on flavoring chemicals in e-cigarettes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in residential indoor air
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4574-9. 2007
    ..045) and BDE 209 (r = 0.58, p = 0.008). Use of personal air concentrations increased estimates of inhalation exposure over those previously reported. Inhalation may account for up to 22% of the total BDE 209 exposure in U.S. adults...
  9. pmc Associations of Cognitive Function Scores with Carbon Dioxide, Ventilation, and Volatile Organic Compound Exposures in Office Workers: A Controlled Exposure Study of Green and Conventional Office Environments
    Joseph G Allen
    Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 124:805-12. 2016
    ..The advent of sustainable design or green building strategies reinvigorated questions regarding the specific factors in buildings that lead to optimized conditions for health and productivity...
  10. pmc Review of PCBs in US schools: a brief history, an estimate of the number of impacted schools, and an approach for evaluating indoor air samples
    Robert F Herrick
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 23:1975-85. 2016
    ..The health risks posed by PCB exposures, particularly among children, mandate precautionary approaches to managing PCBs in building materials. ..
  11. pmc Airplane pilot mental health and suicidal thoughts: a cross-sectional descriptive study via anonymous web-based survey
    Alexander C Wu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building 1, Room 1301, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Environ Health 15:121. 2016
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