Superfund Research Program
Biophysical Well-being among Akwesasne Residents
Project Leader: Azara Santiago-Rivera
Grant Number: P42ES004913
Funding Period: 1995 - 2000
- Project Summary
Final Progress Reports
Data collection was completed in January 2000, with a sample size of 356. As of June 1, 2000, we have HVA results on 292 participants, thyroid hormone levels on 146, and PCB results on approximately 300 participants.
We are currently scoring and entering all data pertaining to neuropsychological functioning, depression and distress, quality of life, and cultural affiliation.
As of June 1, 2000, individual PCB and blood chemistry results have been sent to the participants.