Staten Island Breast Cancer Research Initiative (SIBCRI): Length of residence, critical estrogenic developmental periods, and proximity to Superfund sites and breast cancer mortality risk in older females (Ages 55 +) in Staten Island, NY
Learning Areas:Environmental health sciences
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health biology
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Identify breast cancer risks for older females in urban settings due to environmental exposures and discuss environmental health with respect to breast cancer.
Keyword(s): Cancer, Environmental Justice
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the Director of Epidemiology for the Staten Island Breast Cancer Research Initiative for over two years and have worked on a number of environmental epidemiologic studies involving female breast cancer in the Staten Island and NYC region.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.