Role of paternal periconception exposures and lifestyle factors in the development of children with orofacial clefts in Democratic Republic of Congo, Honduras, Morocco, Philippines and Vietnam
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Public health or related research
Discuss the role of paternal exposures in periconception. Analyze risk factors in resource poor settings that contribute to birth defects.
Keyword(s): Birth Defects, International Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Stephanie currently serves as the Assistant Director of International Programs at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She completed her Master in Public Health with a focus on global health and is currently pursuing her PhD at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. Stephanie has been overseeing a research study investigating the etiology of orofacial clefts in underserved global populations. She intends to focus her career on poverty alleviation.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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