PAHs Exposure Assessment in Disadvantaged Areas

To demonstrate that a passive wristband sampler can be used to quantify personalized exposure to environmental chemicals such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) with higher compliance and equal accuracy compared to an active air sampler, and to show the utility of a mobile phone-enabled application to concurrently capture lung function measurements.
Funding Partners:
  • Columbia University
Program Partners:
  • CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
Program Location:
New York, USA