Etiology of obesity associated disorders, Atherosclerosis and insulin resistance, Macrophage biology and inflammation, Atherosclerosis progression, Cardiovascular disease, Lipid and glucose metabolism, Diet-environment interaction and health outcomes, Socio-economic status diet-related health outcomes and obesity, and the effect of diet composition on lipids
Systems biology of microbes and microbial consortia relevant to energy, the environment and health. *omics and meta*omics for understanding and engineering microbes and microbial communities.
State based occupational injury and illness surveillance and work-related musculoskeletal disorders.
Rapid molecular diagnostic tools for use at the point of care
Infection during pregnancy and in the neonate
Population screening for micronutrient deficiencies
Children's Environmental Health. Behavioral Toxicology/Teratology.
Reproductive Toxicology in nonhuman primates
Biodistribution of MAbs
Improving immunotoxicity testing in NHPs
Industrial hygiene and safety professional practice, Occupational Health Policy, Adult Education strategies
KEYWORDS: Exposure assessment, Health and safety management, Industrial hygiene, Occupational exposure, Policy, Safety and health programs, Workplace hazards, Legislation, Workers' compensation issues
Reduced exposure to infectious diseases. Improved tuberculosis case finding and transmission control. Improved detection of pathogens in food and water. Improved understanding of infectious disease exposure and epidemiology.
Occupational and environmental risk factors for non-infectious diseases, especially cancers, Parkinson disease, respiratory disorders
KEYWORDS: Occupational epidemiology; Environmental epidemiology; Metals; Pesticides, Silica, Superfund sites; Textile industry hazards; Welding & metal trades hazards