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The MARBLES Study

MARBLES Office Phone
1-530-754-0612

marbles@ucdavis.edu

Mail:
Building MS1C
Dept. of Public Health Sciences
University of California, Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616


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National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


UC Davis MIND Institute


UC Davis Center for Children's Environmental Health



 

 

 

 


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Research Investigators

MARBLES Staff

Irva Hertz-Picciotto, Ph.D.
is the MARBLES principal investigator and a world-renowned epidemiologist and expert on environmental chemicals and their effects on pregnancy and early childhood health and development.

Project Manager
McKenzie C. Oliver, MPH
Cheryl Walker, M.D.
is an obstetrician and specialist in reproductive health and infectious diseases.

Clinical Psychologists
Elise Hanzel, Ph.D.
Dorcas Roa, Ph.D.

Robin Hansen, M.D.
is a developmental-behavioral pediatrician, clinician, and researcher who studies medical factors and early childhood health and development.

Recruitment Coordinator
Dorothy Hoang

Sally Ozonoff, Ph.D.
is a child clinical psychologist and leading researcher on early indicators of autism.

Home Visit Staff
Christine Isotalo
Julia Schleimer
Lexie Hicks

Deborah Bennett, Ph.D.
is an expert in assessing exposures to environmental pollutants.

Interviewer
Terri Strack

Isaac Pessah, Ph.D.
is a neurotoxicologist conducting research on the molecular and cellular mechanisms by which environmental chemicals influence autism susceptibility.

 
Frank Sharp, M.D.
is a neurologist, molecular biologist, and expert on gene expression profiles in blood and corresponding mechanisms in the brain.

 
Jeffrey Gregg, M.D.
is a molecular biologist working on the potential role of dyregulated gene expression and DNA structural variation in autism.

 
Judy Van de Water, Ph.D.
is an immunologist working on the potential role of immune dysfunction in autism.

 
Lihong Qi, Ph.D.
is a biostatistician engaged in the analysis of MARBLES study data.

 
Daniel J. Tancredi, Ph.D.
is a biostatistician engaged in the analysis of MARBLES study data.