Jessie Buckley: DAC Presentation
June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jessie Buckley, PhD
John Hopkins University
ECHO Data Analysis Center (DAC)
Speaker Bio: Jessie Buckley is an environmental and pediatric/perinatal epidemiologist, working on research to inform environmental policies targeted at improving children’s health. Her work looks at developmental origins of health and disease framework and focuses on determining effects of early life exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals on child physical growth and development. Using molecular epidemiology and advanced statistical approaches, she has conducted several studies evaluating the role of environmental chemical exposures in the development of childhood obesity. She has also researched the utility of biomarkers of exposure to several classes of environmental chemicals that have widespread human exposure, including phthalates.
Date: Wednesday, June 10, 1 to 2pm