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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Phil Brown

Superfund Research Program

Phil Brown

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue, 318INV
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Phone: 617-373-7407
Email: p.brown@northeastern.edu

Projects

Hazardous Waste Sites

Bay Street neighborhood of North Tiverton

  • Brown University: Community Engagement Core

Publications

  • Brody JG, Brown P, Morello-Frosch R. Returning chemical exposure results to individuals and communities. In: Environmental Health Literacy. Springer, pp.135-164.
  • Brown P, Clark S, Zimmerman E, Miller M, Valenti M. Health professionals' environmental health literacy. In: Environmental Health Literacy. Springer, pp.195-230.

2019

  • Cordner A, De La Rosa VY, Schaider LA, Rudel RA, Richter L, Brown P. 2019. Guideline levels for PFOA and PFOS in drinking water: the role of scientific uncertainty, risk assessment decisions, and social factors. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 29:157-171. doi:10.1038/s41370-018-0099-9 PMID:30622333 PMCID:PMC6455940

2018

  • Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Calafat AM, Ye X, Rosario Z, Brown P, Velez-Vega C, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. 2018. Elevated concentrations of urinary triclocarban, phenol and paraben among pregnant women in Northern Puerto Rico: predictors and trends. Environ Int 121:990-1002. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2018.08.020 PMID:30316544
  • Brown P, Velez-Vega C, Murphy C, Welton M, Torres H, Rosario Z, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Padilla I, Meeker JD. 2018. Hurricanes and the environmental justice island: Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico. Environ Justice 11(4):148-153. doi:10.1089/env.2018.0003 PMID:31131071 PMCID:PMC6114726
  • Cordero JF, Meeker JD, Loch-Caruso R, Giese RW, Padilla I, Vesper D, Kaeli D, Sheahan TC, Brown P, Velez-Vega C, Alshawabkeh AN. 2018. Team science applied to environmental health research: Karst hydrogeology and preterm birth in Puerto Rico. Karst Groundwater Contamination and Public Health 17-25. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-51070-5_3
  • Zimmerman E, Borkowski C, Clark S, Brown P. 2018. Educating speech-language pathologists working in early intervention on environmental health. BMC Med Educ 18(1):155. doi:10.1186/s12909-018-1266-3 PMID:29970068 PMCID:PMC6029042

2017

  • Cordero JF, Meeker JD, Loch-Caruso R, Giese RW, Padilla I, Vesper D, Kaeli D, Sheahan TC, Brown P, Velez-Vega C, Alshawabkeh AN. 2017. Team science applied to environmental health research: Karst hydrogeology and preterm birth in Puerto Rico. In: . Springer Publishing,
  • Ohayon JL, Cousins E, Brown P, Morello-Frosch R, Brody JG. 2017. Researcher and institutional review board perspectives on the benefits and challenges of reporting back biomonitoring and environmental exposure results. Environ Res 153:140-149. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2016.12.003 PMID:27960129

2016

  • Milagros Velez Vega C, Brown P, Murphy C, Figueroa A, Cordero JF, Alshawabkeh AN. 2016. Community engagement and research translation in Puerto Rico's Northern Karst Region: the PROTECT Superfund research program. New Solut 26(3):475-495. doi:10.1177/1048291116667715
  • Ramirez-Andreotta M, Brody JG, Lothrop N, Loh M, Beamer P, Brown P. 2016. Improving environmental health literacy and justice through environmental exposure results communication. Int J Environ Health Res 13(7):690. doi:10.3390/ijerph13070690 PMID:27399755 PMCID:PMC4962231
  • Ramirez-Andreotta M, Brody JG, Lothrop N, Loh M, Beamer P, Brown P. 2016. Reporting back environmental exposure data and free choice learning. Environ Health 15:2. doi:10.1186/s12940-015-0080-1 PMID:26748908 PMCID:PMC4707004
  • Zarate OA, Brody JG, Brown P, Perovich L, Matz J. 2016. Balancing benefits and risks of immortal data: participants' views of open consent in the personal genome project. Hastings Cent Rep 46(1):36-45. doi:10.1002/hast.523 PMID:26678513 PMCID:PMC4871108

2012

2011

  • Brown P, Cordner A. 2011. Lessons learned from flame retardant use and regulation could enhance future control of potentially hazardous chemicals. Health Aff (Millwood) 30(5):906-914. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2010.1228 PMID:21555474

2009

2008

  • Senier L, Hudson B, Fort S, Hoover E, Tillson R, Brown P. 2008. Brown Superfund Basic research Program: a multistakeholder partnership addresses real-world problems in contaminated communities. Environ Sci Technol 42(13):4655-4662. PMID:18677987 PMCID:PMC2504735

2006

  • Brown P, Senier L, Hoover E. 2006. A model home equity loan program for areas with highly contaminated property. In: Proceedings of the National Environmental Public Health Conference, December 5th. Alanta, GA.
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