Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes: Developmental Impact of NICU Exposures (ECHO DINE)
A research study on the long-term impact of environmental exposures in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).
September 2016 to August 2018
- Who: 1,000 children ages 3 to 10 in 15 geographically diverse clinical sites across the U.S.
- Funder: This project is funded by the National Institutes of Health via the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
- Our Role: Provide project management, data management and analysis support to clinical sites and principal investigators
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