The National Children’s Study (Providence County, RI and Bristol County, MA)

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Collaborators: John Logan, Susan E. Short
Research Theme: Persistent Disparities in Health and Human Capital
Location: United States of America
Funding: NICHD

PSTC researchers Short and Logan join Principal Investigator Buka to provide the Providence County, RI and Bristol County, MA components of the National Children’s Survey. The study will examine the effects of environmental influences on the health and development of more than 100,000 children across the U.S., following them from before birth until age 21. The goal of the study is to improve the health and well-being of children.