Center for Precision Environmental Health

Program in Population and Environmental Health Disparities Publications


Symanski E, An Han H, McCurdy S, Hopkins L, Flores J, Han I, Smith MA, Caldwell J, Fontenot C, Wyatt B, Markham C. Data to Action: Community-Based Participatory Research to Address Concerns about Metal Air Pollution in Overburdened Neighborhoods near Metal Recycling Facilities in Houston. Environ Health Perspect. 2023 Jun;131(6):67006. doi: 10.1289/EHP11405. Epub 2023 Jun 7. PMID: 37285285.

Symanski E, Whitworth KW, An Han H, Han I, Rammah A, Alvarez J, Moussa I.  Assessing metal exposures among children living in environmental justice communities near metal recycling facilities in Houston, Texas. Environ Justice. Online Ahead of Print: April 27, 2023

Chen W, Rector AM, Guxens M, Iniguez C, Swartz MD, Symanski E, Ibarluzea J, Ambros A, Estarlich M, Lertxundi A, Riano-Galan I, Sunyer J, Fernandez-Somoano, Chauhan SP, Ish J, Whitworth KW. Susceptible windows of exposure to fine particulate matter and fetal growth trajectories in the Spanish INMA (INfancia y Medio Ambiente) birth cohortEnvironmental Research. 2023 Jan; 216:114268. PMID: 36279916.

Ish J, Symanski E, Gimeno Ruiz de Porras D, Casas M, Delclos GL, Guxens M, Ibarluzea J, Iniguez C, Lertxundi A, Rebagliato M, Swartz MD, Whitworth KW. Maternal Occupational Exposures to Chemicals and Cognitive Function.  Pediatric Research. 2022 Oct;92(4):1153-1160. PMID: 35578010.

Whitworth KW, Rector A, Ish J, SPJ Chauhan, Ibarluzea J, Guxens M, Swartz MD, Symanski E, Iniguez C. Identifying Sensitive Windows of Exposure to NO2 and Fetal Growth Trajectories in a Spanish Birth CohortEpidemiology. 2022 May 1;33(3):318-324. PMID: 35213509.

Ish J, Gimeno Ruiz de Porras D, Symanski E, Ballester F, Casas M, Delclos GL, Guxens M, Ibarluzea J, Iniguez C, Santa-Marina L, Swartz MD, Whitworth KW. Maternal Occupational Exposures and Fetal Growth in a Spanish Birth CohortPLOS ONE. 2022 Apr 7;7(4). PMID: 35390005.

Oyer-Peterson K, Gimeno D, Han I, Delclos G, Brooks EG, Afshar M, Whitworth KW. A pilot study of total personal exposure to volatile organic compounds among Hispanic female domestic cleanersJournal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 2022 Jan;19(1):1-11. PMID: 34731075.

Rammah A, McCurdy S, Bondy M, Oluyomi AO, Symanski E. Resident perceptions of the short- and long-term impacts of Hurricane HarveyInternational Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 81: 2022. 

Rammah A, Whitworth KW, Amos CI, Estarlich M, Guxens M, Ibarluzea J, Iñiguez C, Subiza-Perez M, Vrijheid M, Symanski E.  Air pollution, residential greenness and metabolic dysfunction during early pregnancy in the INfancia y Medio Ambiente (INMA) Cohort.  International Journal Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021;18(17):9354. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18179354.

Han I, Whitworth KW, Christensen B, Afshar M, An Han H, Rammah A, Oluwadairo T, Symanski E. Heavy Metal Pollution of Soils and Risk Assessment in Houston, Texas following Hurricane HarveyEnvironmental Pollution. 2022. 296

Symanski E, Ensor KB, Piedra PA, Sheth K, Caton K, Williams SL, Persse D, Banerjee D, Hopkins, L. Population-Based Estimates of SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence in Houston, TX as of September 2020.  Journal Infectious Diseases. 2021.

Symanski E, An Han H, Han I, McDaniel M, Whitworth KW, McCurdy S, Perkison WB, Rammah A, Tee Lewis PG, Delclos GL, Craft E, Bondy M, Walker CL, Hopkins L, Cedeño Laurent JG, and James D. Responding to Natural and Industrial Disasters: Partnerships and Lessons LearnedDisaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2021 Mar 16;1-4. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2020.467.

Whitworth KW, Berumen B, Delclos GL, Fragoso S, Mata C, Gimeno Ruiz de Porras D. Job Hazards and Respiratory Symptoms in Hispanic Female Domestic CleanersArchives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 2020;75(2):70-74. PMID: 31033410.

Rammah A, Whitworth KW, Symanski E. Particle air pollution and gestational diabetes in Houston, Texas. Environmental Research, 190, November 2020,