Chemicals in Our Bodies

Chemicals in Our Bodies is a San Francisco-based pregnancy cohort study that is part of the National Institutes of Health Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Program, a national consortium of children and pregnancy cohorts that support multiple, synergistic longitudinal studies children’s health. The Chemicals in Our Bodies cohort is is examining the fetal growth and neurodevelopmental impacts of prenatal exposures to environmental chemicals, chronic psychosocial stress, and their potential interactive effects.

Funders:  , NIH Environmental Health Influence on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Program), NIEHS Children’s Environmental Health Center, EPA-STAR, NIEHS R01


UCSF Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment 

University of Illinois Children’s Environmental Health Research Center