A Global Network to Advance Children’s Health Part 2: Dr. Amalia Laborde, M.D., University of the Republic (Uruguay)
Children around the world face serious health consequences from harmful environmental exposures. The Children’s Environmental Health Collaborating Centres Network is a global collaboration among research institutions with a focus on reducing this important health burden. NIEHS is involved in this network as part of the Institute’s role as a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre. In this Part 2 of 2 series, Dr. Amalia Laborde discusses the need for a global network to address children’s environmental health issues.