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Your Environment. Your Health.

Project Publications: Mount Sinai School of Medicine: Administrative Core

Superfund Research Program

Administrative Core

Project Leaders: Philip J. Landrigan, H. James Simpson, James G. Wetmur
Grant Number: P42ES007384
Funding Period: 1995 - 2006



  • Landrigan PJ, Forman J, Galvez M, Newman B, Engel SM, Chemtob C. 2008. Impact of September 11 World Trade Center disaster on children and pregnant women. Mt Sinai J Med 75(2):129-134. doi:10.1002/msj.20032 PMID:18500713


  • Grandjean P, Landrigan PJ. 2006. Developmental neurotoxicity of industrial chemicals. Lancet 368(9553):2167-2178. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(06)69665-7 PMID:17174709
  • Trasande L, Schechter CB, Haynes KA, Landrigan PJ. 2006. Applying cost analyses to drive policy that protects children: mercury as a case study. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:911-923. doi:10.1196/annals.1371.034 PMID:17119266
  • Trasande L, Schechter CB, Haynes KA, Landrigan PJ. 2006. Mental retardation and prenatal methylmercury toxicity. Am J Ind Med 49(3):153-158. PMID:16470549


  • Landrigan PJ, Sonawane B, Butler RN, Trasande L, Callan R, Droller DB. 2005. Early environmental origins of neurodegenerative disease in later life. Environ Health Perspect 113(9):1230-1233. PMID:16140633
  • Landrigan PJ, Tamburlini G. 2005. Children's health and the environment: a transatlantic dialogue. Environ Health Perspect 113(10):A646-A647. PMID:16203219
  • Quinlivan M, Zamarin D, Garcia-Sastre A, Cullinane A, Chambers T, Palese P. 2005. Attenuation of equine influenza viruses through truncations of the NS1 protein. J Virol Methods 79(13):8431-8439. PMID:15956587
  • Trasande L, Landrigan PJ, Schechter CB. 2005. Public health and economic consequences of methyl mercury toxicity to the developing brain. Environ Health Perspect 113(5):590-596. PMID:15866768 PMCID:PMC1257552
  • Trasande L, Thurston G. 2005. The role of air pollution in asthma and other pediatric morbidities. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 115(4):689-699. PMID:15805986
  • Yehuda R, Engel SM, Brand SR, Seckl J, Marcus SM, Berkowitz GS. 2005. Transgenerational effects of posttraumatic stress disorder in babies of mothers exposed to the World Trade Center attacks during pregnancy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90(7):4115-4118. PMID:15870120


  • Fewtrell L, Pruss A, Landrigan PJ, Ayuso-Mateos JD. 2004. Estimating the global burden of disease of mild mental retardation and cardiovascular diseases from environmental lead exposure. Environ Res 94(2):120-133. PMID:14757375
  • Landrigan PJ, Kimmel CA, Correa A, Eskenazi B. 2004. Children's health and the environment: public health issues and challenges for risk assessment. Environ Health Perspect 112(2):257-265. PMID:14754581
  • Landrigan PJ, Lioy PJ, Thurston G, Berkowitz GS, Chen L, Chillrud SN, Gavett SH, Georgopoulos PG, Geyh AS, Levin SM, Perera F, Rappaport SM, Small C. 2004. Health and environmental consequences of the world trade center disaster. Environ Health Perspect 112(6):731-739. PMID:15121517


  • Adamu M, Morland K, Golden AL, Godbold JH, Moshier EL, Wolff MS, Landrigan PJ. 2003. Body burden of pollutants from fish consumption. Am J Epidemiol 157(11):85Suppl.S.
  • Berkowitz GS, Wolff MS, Janevic TM, Holzman IR, Yehuda R, Landrigan PJ. 2003. The World Trade Center disaster and intrauterine growth restriction. JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association 290(5):595-596. PMID:12902358
  • Etzel RA, Crain EF, Gitterman BA, Oberg C, Scheidt P, Landrigan PJ. 2003. Pediatric environmental health competencies for specialists. Ambul Pediatr 3(1):60-63. PMID:12540257
  • Landrigan PJ, Garg A, Droller DB. 2003. Assessing the effects of endocrine disruptors in the National Children's Study. Environ Health Perspect 111(13):1678-1682. PMID:14527850


  • Landrigan PJ, Garg A. 2002. Public health: what's next?. The Green Guide 90:4.
  • Landrigan PJ, Moline JM. 2002. Principles of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. In: Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 22nd edition. W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA.
  • Moline JM, Landrigan PJ. 2002. Lead. In: Textbook of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2nd edition.


  • Forman J, Satlin L, Amler RW, Winston JA, Fleissner ML, Toal B, Landrigan PJ. 2001. Environmental Uranium Contamination of Well Water Associated with Beta-2-Microblobulinuria. In: Proceedings of the Global Forum for Children's Environmental Health. Washington, DC.
  • LaDou J, Landrigan PJ, Bailar JC, Foa V, Frank AA. 2001. A call for an international ban on asbestos. (Commentary). Canadian Medical Association Journal 164:489-490.
  • Landrigan PJ. 2001. Health consequences of the September 11 attacks. Environ Health Perspect 109:PMID:11713006
  • Landrigan PJ. 2001. Pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs): An analysis of the evidence that they impair children's neurobehavioral development. Japanese Journal of Occupational Medicine and Traumatology 49(2):89-97.
  • Landrigan PJ. 2001. Pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs): an analysis of the evidence that they impair children's neurobehavioral development. Mol Genet Metab 73(1):11-17. doi:10.1006/mgme.2001.3177 PMID:11350178
  • Landrigan PJ, Markowitz SB, Baker DB. 2001. Cancer Prevention in the Workplace. In: Cancer Prevention and Control (2nd Edition). Marcel Dekker, New York, NY.
  • Landrigan PJ, Ramazzini B. 2001. Perpetuating the lesson of the Master. The diagnosis and prevention of occupational and environmental illness. European Journal of Oncology 6:235-237.
  • Landrigan PJ, Wolff MS. 2001. Organochlorine chemicals and children's health (editorial). Pediatrics 140:10-13. PMID:11815757
  • Mehlman MA, Landrigan PJ, Soffritti M. 2001. In Memoriam Professor Cesare Maltoni (1930-2001). Int J Occup Environ Health 7:254.
  • Mehlman MA, Soffritti M, Landrigan PJ. 2001. In Memoriam: Professor Cesare Maltoni (1930-2001). Am J Ind Med 40:1-2.


  • Claudio L, Kwa WC, Russell AL, Wallinga D. 2000. Testing methods for developmental neurotoxicity of environmental chemicals. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 164:1-14. PMID:10739739
  • Landrigan PJ. 2000. Developing brain and environment: identifying critical windows of exposure for children's health. Environ Health Perspect 108(3):
  • Landrigan PJ, Claudio L, McConnell R. 2000. Pesticides. In: Environmental Toxicants - Human Exposures and Their Health Effects. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY. pp.725-739.
  • Landrigan PJ, Weiss B. 2000. The developing brain and the environment: an introduction. Environ Health Perspect 108(3):373-375. PMID:10852830


  • Claudio L, Bearer CF, Wallinga D. 1999. Assessment of the US Environmental Protection Agency methods for identification of hazards to developing organisms, Part II: The developmental toxicity testing guideline. Am J Ind Med 35(6):554-563. PMID:10332508
  • Claudio L, Tulton L, Doucette J, Landrigan PJ. 1999. Socioeconomic factors and asthma hospitalization rates in New York City. J Asthma 36(4):343-350. PMID:10386498
  • Landrigan PJ. 1999. Assessment for children and other sensitive populations. In: Uncertainty in the Risk Assessment of Environmental and Occupational Hazards. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Volume 895. New York Academy of Sciences, New York, NY.
  • Landrigan PJ, Claudio L, Markowitz SB, Berkowitz GS, Brenner BL, Romero H, Wetmur JG, Matte TD, Gore AC, Godbold JH, Wolff MS. 1999. Pesticides and inner-city children: exposures, risks and prevention. Environ Health Perspect 107(3):431-437. PMID:10346991
  • Landrigan PJ, Etzel RA. 1999. Chemical pollutants. In: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. WB Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA. pp.2152-2154.
  • Landrigan PJ, Suk WA, Amler RW. 1999. Chemical wastes, children's health and the Superfund Basic Research Program. Environ Health Perspect 107(6):423-427. PMID:10339440


  • Carroquino MJ, Galson SK, Licht J, Amler RW, Perera F, Claxton LD, Landrigan PJ. 1998. The U.S. EPA conference on preventable causes of cancer in children: a research agenda. Environ Health Perspect 106:867-873. PMID:9646050
  • Claudio L, Torres T, Sanjurjo E, Sherman LR, Landrigan PJ. 1998. Environmental health sciences education - a tool for achieving environmental equity and protecting children. Environ Health Perspect 106(Suppl.3):849-855. PMID:9646048
  • Landrigan PJ. 1998. Asbestos - still a carcinogen (editorial). N Engl J Med 338:1618-1619. PMID:9603801
  • Landrigan PJ. 1998. Exposure to dimethylmercury (letter-to-the-editor). N Engl J Med 339:1243-1244.
  • Landrigan PJ. 1998. Principles of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. In: Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 21st edition. W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA.
  • Landrigan PJ, Carlson JE, Bearer CF, Cranmer J, Bullard RD, Etzel RA, Groopman JD, McLachlan JA, Perera F, Reigart JF, Robison L, Schell LM, Suk WA. 1998. Children's health and the environment: a new agenda for prevention research. Environ Health Perspect 106Suppl3:787-794. PMID:9646038 PMCID:PMC1533065
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