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Findings on how early pregnancy maternal sex hormones and measures of child behavior published in Psychoneuroendocrinology
ECHO PATHWAYS investigators conducted a study of serum sex hormones in pregnant women and child behavioral assessments in the TIDES cohort, to be published in the March 2020 issue of Psychoneuroendocrinology
December 24, 2019
ECHO PATHWAYS study included in the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions
ECHO PATHWAYS findings were included in the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions News Kit, with an abstract titled “Maternal Dietary Patterns During Pregnancy Predict Early Childhood Growth Trajectories and Obesity Risk”.
November 11, 2019
International Journal of Obesity publishes ECHO-wide analysis of environmental factors and obesity risk
ECHO PATHWAYS PI Fran Tylavsky was first author in the article "Understanding childhood obesity in the US: The NIH Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Program,” published by the journal International Journal of Obesity.
October 24, 2019
Dr. Sheela Sathyanarayana discusses the safety of plastics in The New York Times
ECHO PATHWAYS mPI Dr. Sheela Sathyanarayana consulted on a New York Times Parenting article titled “The Types of Plastics Families Should Avoid.”
September 19, 2019
ECHO PATHWAYS investigators present at ISEE 2019
Several ECHO PATHWAYS investigators presented recent findings at the 31st annual conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology in Utrecht, Netherlands, August 25-28, 2019. 
August 28, 2019
Findings on prenatal exposure to air pollution, child neurodevelopment and maternal nutrition published in Environmental Research
ECHO PATHWAYS investigators conducted a study of outdoor air pollution and child IQ in the CANDLE cohort, published in the Sept 2019 issue of Environmental Research.
August 15, 2019
ECHO funding awarded to Dr. Alison Paquette to investigate placental gene expression and environmental influences on child health
ECHO funding awarded to Dr. Alison Paquette to investigate placental gene expression as a mediator of environmental influences on child health
June 15, 2019
ECHO PATHWAYS at the 2019 Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting
ECHO PATHWAYS investigators presented recent findings at the national Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, held in Baltimore, MD, April 24 – May 1, 2019.
April 24, 2019
Commentary in Pediatrics on positive health and resiliency by Dr. Nicole Bush
ECHO PATHWAYS mPI, Dr. Nicole Bush, and a colleague at USCF, Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, published a commentary in the journal Pediatrics, “Power of the Positive: Childhood Assets and Future Cardiometabolic Health.”
March 10, 2019
Dr. Sheela Sathyanarayana selected for ECHO Task Force
ECHO PATHWAYS mPI, Dr. Sheela Sathyanarayana, selected for ECHO Cohort Strategic Planning Task Force.
January 12, 2019