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Welcome to PSR's Environmental Health Policy Institute, where we ask questions -- then we ask the experts to answer them. Join us as physicians, health professionals, and environmental health experts share their ideas, inspiration, and analysis about toxic chemicals and environmental health policy.


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Bernard Weiss, PhD

Dr. Bernard Weiss is Professor of Environmental Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He studies how environmental chemicals alter brain development and brain aging. His research addresses chemical influences on behavior. These include metals such as lead, mercury, and manganese; solvents such as toluene and methanol; air pollutants such as ozone; and endocrine disrupters such as dioxin, phthalates, and bisphenol A. He has served as a member of many advisory panels devoted to toxicology and environmental health and is the editor or co-editor of seven books and monographs and author or co-author of over 250 articles.


Harvey Wiley's Contemporary Vision, April 9, 2012