Jonas Webinar – Hypertension Risk in Pregnant Patients due to Air Pollution

Opportunity Overview

April 8, 2020

Meeting Location:

This is a virtual event.

Per Jonas Philanthropies, the host of this webinar:

Learn to Identify Patients with Pregnancy Hypertension Risks due to Exposure to Traffic-related Air Pollution

Led by Brandy Beverly, Ph.D., a health scientist with the Office of Health Assessment and Translation (OHAT) in the National Toxicology Program at NIEHS. Beverly is leading evaluations on the effects of environmental exposures on selected health outcomes, including traffic-related air pollution and high blood pressure during pregnancy.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define the work of the National Toxicology Program’s Office of Health Assessment and Translation and how detailed literature evaluations are conducted to reach hazard conclusions.
  • Summarize the findings of the NTP Monograph on the Systematic Review of Traffic-related Air Pollution and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy.
  • Discuss tools and resources to aid in communication regarding the role of environment in health.


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