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NIH ECHO Program Hosts Preconceptional Origins of Child Health Outcomes Workshop
June 17–18, 2021
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Program hosted a free 2-day Preconceptional Orgins of Child Health Outcomes Webinar Thursday June 17, 2021 10:00AM – 4:15PM (EDT) and Friday June 18, 2021 10:00AM – 3:00PM (EDT).
- To assess the state of the science, research gaps, and opportunities related to how preconception exposures may influence child health outcomes.
- To discuss how to overcome operational challenges in conducting preconception cohort studies.
The Workshop was composed of five themes. Each theme provides an opportunity for speakers and discussants to address theme-specific issues and for the audience to ask questions:
Thursday June 17, 2021
- Theme 1: Lifestyle Factors/Obesity
- Theme 2: Recruitment/Study Design
- Theme 3: Fathers
Friday, June 18, 2021
- Theme 4: Physical and Chemical Exposures
- Theme 5: Psychosocial and Societal Influences
This page last reviewed on October 14, 2021