The UNC-CH Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility (CEHS) is pleased to announce the Seminar “Parental Obesity and Risk of Autism in the Child: Causal or Confounded?” to be presented by Dr. Brian Lee. Dr. Lee is an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Research fellow at the Autism Institute in Drexel University. His research addresses the epidemiology of neurological development, maintenance and decline. His other research interests include neighborhoods and psychosocial “stress” in the cognitive decline of older adults; lead toxicity and white matter health; gene-environment interaction; maternal antibody exposure in utero and fetal outcomes.
For more information about the CEHS Spring Seminar Series or to access information on past speakers and archived webcasts, visit the CEHS Career Development page. Maps and directions to the buildings in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health can be found here.