Seveso Women’s Health Study Second Generation

975
environmental health
Seveso Women’s Health Study Second Generation
United States of America
To investigate and provide essential data on the second generation of the Seveso Women's Health Study in utero dioxin exposure.
University of California Berkeley School of Public Health Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health (CERCH)
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Household Air Pollution

967
air pollution
Household Air Pollution
Ghana
India
Kenya
Peru
To assess the capacity of four countries to evaluate and monitor the implementation of a clean fuel program to reduce household air pollution and develop a framework for systematic monitoring and evaluation.
Bloomberg Philanthropies
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health; World Health Organization; Public Health Institute; Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Review

961
infectious disease
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Review
United States of America
To provide a comprehensive literature search on Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine impact on immunogenicity, nasopharyngeal colonization, otitis media, pneumonia, invasive pneumococcal disease and mortality.
Johns Hopkins University (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; International Vaccine Access Center; World Health Organization

Green Nail Salons and Worker Chemical Exposures

957
environmental health
Green Nail Salons and Worker Chemical Exposures
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To assess exposure of nail salon workers to chemicals typically found in nail products including specific solvents, plasticizers, and pigments; and to determine if chemicals go through the skin and into the body.
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances

951
environmental health
Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances
United States of America
To evaluate the association between exposure to Perfluoroalkyl substances and cardiometabolic outcomes and gene-environment interactions.
University of Cinncinati
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Wearable Device Data for Population Health

942
chronic disease prevention
Wearable Device Data for Population Health
California, Connecticut, Florida, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Washington DC, USA
United States of America
To use the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) to describe use of wearable devices and mobile applications, and assess their willingness to share personal health data for public health surveillance.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

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Increasing the Supply of Organs for Georgians

934
infectious disease
Increasing the Supply of Organs for Georgians
Georgia, USA
United States of America
To increase the number of organs that are used for transplant in Georgia and the U.S. by using advanced analytics methods for quantifying the risk and comparing survival of receiving a transplant versus remaining on the wait list, and embed these methods into easy-to-use multilingual decision support tools to assist doctors and patients in their decision-making. Overall, this research will lead to a comprehensive plan for increasing organ transplants and saving lives in Georgia and across the country.
Georgia Tech (Carlos and Marguerite Mason Trust)
CDC's National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
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