A network of experts in reproductive and children’s environmental health


Service area: Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia

Mid-Atlantic Center for Children’s Health & the Environment Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit - Washington, DC

Academic Affiliation: Villanova University

Contact Info
Phone: (610) 519-3478
Toll Free: (833) 362-2243
Website: https://www1.villanova.edu/university/nursing/macche.html

Region 3

The Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units (PEHSUs) are supported by cooperative agreement FAIN: NU61TS000296 with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (CDC/ATSDR). The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) also provides support through Inter-Agency Agreement DW-75-95877701 with CDC/ATSDR. The American Academy of Pediatrics supports the PEHSUs as the National Program Office. The content on this website has not been formally disseminated by CDC/ATSDR or the EPA and should not be construed to represent any agency determination or policy. Use of trade names that may be mentioned is for identification only and does not imply endorsement by the CDC/ATSDR or EPA.

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