Environmental Exposure and Biomarker Lab


Irvin, V., Kile, M.L., Lucas-Woodruff, C., Cude, C., Anderson, L., Baylog, K., Hovell, M.F., Choun, S., & Kaplan, R.M. (2024). An overview of the Be Well Home Health Navigator Program to reduce contaminants in well water: Design and methods. Contemporary clinical trials, 107497 doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2024.107497 PubMed: 38471641


Foster, S.A., Kile, M., Hystad, P., Diamond, M., Jantunen, L.M., Mandhane, P.J., Moraes, T.J., Navaranjan, G., Scott, J., Simons, E., Subbarao, P., Takaro, T.K., Turvey, S.E., & Brook, J.R. (2023). Organophosphate ester flame retardants and plasticizers in house dust and mental health outcomes among Canadian mothers: A nested prospective cohort study in CHILD. Environmental research, 117451 doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2023.117451 PubMed: 37871788

Moran, I., Tidwell, L.G., Barton, M., Kile, M.L., Miller, P., Rohlman, D., Seguinot-Medina, S., Ungwiluk, B., Waghiyi, V., & Anderson, K. (2023). Diffusive fluxes of persistent organic pollutants between Arctic atmosphere, surface waters and sediments. The Science of the total environment, 164566 doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.164566

Kile ML, Mazumdar M. Arsenic and developmental toxicity and reproductive disorders. In: Handbook of Arsenic Toxicology. Second. Handbook of Arsenic Toxicology. Elsevier; 2023:593 - 605. doi:10.1016/B978-0-323-89847-8.00014-6.


Rohlman D, Kile ML, Irvin VL. Developing a Short Assessment of Environmental Health Literacy (SA-EHL). Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022;19(4). doi:10.3390/ijerph19042062. PubMed: 35206251

Lee M-S, Eum K-D, Golam M, et al. Household use of crop residues and fuelwood for cooking and newborn birth size in rural Bangladesh. Occup Environ Med. 2022. doi:10.1136/oemed-2021-107908. PubMed: 35228261

Andrews FV, Branscum AJ, Hystad P, et al. A prospective study of arsenic and manganese exposures and maternal blood pressure during gestation. Environ Res. 2022;214(Pt 1):113845. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2022.113845. PubMed: 35830911

Evoy R, Kincl L, Rohlman D, et al. Impact of acute temperature and air pollution exposures on adult lung function: A panel study of asthmatics. PLoS One. 2022;17(6):e0270412. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0270412. PubMed: 35763502

Andrews FV, Branscum AJ, Hystad P, et al. Testing the Limit: Evaluating Drinking Water Arsenic Regulatory Levels Based on Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Bangladesh. Toxics. 2022;10(10). doi:10.3390/toxics10100600. PubMed: 36287880

Amin MBadrul, Talukdar PKumar, Asaduzzaman M, et al. Effects of chronic exposure to arsenic on the fecal carriage of antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli among people in rural Bangladesh. Oswald E, ed. PLOS Pathogens. 2022;18(12):e1010952. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1010952.


Andrews FV, Smit E, Welch BM, Ahmed SM, Kile ML. Urinary Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Concentrations and Hepatitis B Antibody Serology in the United States (NHANES, 2003-2014). Environ Res. 2021:110801. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2021.110801. PubMed: 33539830

Lee M-S, Eum K-D, Golam M, et al. Umbilical Cord Blood Metal Mixtures and Birth Size in Bangladeshi Children. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2021;129(5). doi:10.1289/EHP7502.

Willis MD, Hill EL, Boslett A, Kile ML, Carozza SE, Hystad P. Associations between Residential Proximity to Oil and Gas Drilling and Term Birth Weight and Small-for-Gestational-Age Infants in Texas: A Difference-in-Differences Analysis. Environ Health Perspect. 2021;129(7):77002. doi:10.1289/EHP7678. PubMed: 34287013

Willis MD, Hill EL, Kile ML, Carozza S, Hystad P. Associations between residential proximity to oil and gas extraction and hypertensive conditions during pregnancy: a difference-in-differences analysis in Texas, 1996-2009. Int J Epidemiol. 2021. doi:10.1093/ije/dyab246. PubMed: 34897479


Willis MD, Hill EL, Kile ML, Carozza SE, Hystad P. Assessing the effectiveness of vehicle emission regulations on improving perinatal health: a population-based accountability study. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2020. doi:10.1093/ije/dyaa137.

Kramer AL, Campbell L, Donatuto J, Heidt M, Kile ML, Simonich SLMassey. Impact of local and regional sources of PAHs on tribal reservation air quality in the U.S. Pacific Northwest. Sci Total Environ. 2020;710:136412. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.136412. PubMed: 31927295

Bozack AK, Cardenas A, Geldhof GJ, et al. Cord blood DNA methylation of DNMT3A mediates the association between in utero arsenic exposure and birth outcomes: Results from a prospective birth cohort in Bangladesh. Environmental Research. 2020;183:109134. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2020.109134.

Ahmed SM, Branscum AJ, Welch BM, et al. A prospective cohort study of in utero and early childhood arsenic exposure and infectious disease in 4- to 5-year-old Bangladeshi children. Environmental Epidemiology. 2020;4(2):e086. doi:10.1097/EE9.0000000000000086.

Welch BM, Branscum AJ, Geldhof GJ, et al. Evaluating the effects between metal mixtures and serum vaccine antibody concentrations in children: a prospective birth cohort study. Environ Health. 2020;19(1):41. doi:10.1186/s12940-020-00592-z. PubMed: 32276596


Rohlman D, Donatuto J, Heidt M, et al. A Case Study Describing a Community-Engaged Approach for Evaluating Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Exposure in a Native American Community. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019;16(3). doi:10.3390/ijerph16030327. PubMed: 30682857

Lin P-ID, Bromage S, Mostofa MGolam, et al. Mediating role of arsenic in the relationship between diet and pregnancy outcomes: prospective birth cohort in Bangladesh. Environ Health. 2019;18(1):10. doi:10.1186/s12940-019-0450-1. PubMed: 30728020

Dixon HM, Armstrong G, Barton M, et al. Discovery of common chemical exposures across three continents using silicone wristbands. Royal Society Open Science. 2019;6(2). doi:10.1098/rsos.181836.

Irvin VL, Rohlman D, Vaughan A, Amantia R, Berlin C, Kile ML. Development and Validation of an Environmental Health Literacy Assessment Screening Tool for Domestic Well Owners: The Water Environmental Literacy Level Scale (WELLS). Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019;16(5). doi:10.3390/ijerph16050881. PubMed: 30862003

Welch BM, Branscum AJ, Ahmed SM, et al. Arsenic exposure and serum antibody concentrations to diphtheria and tetanus toxoid in children at age 5: A prospective birth cohort in Bangladesh. Environment International. 2019;127:810 - 818. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2019.04.015.

D. Minick J, L. Paulik B, Smith BW, et al. A passive sampling model to predict PAHs in butter clams (Saxidomus giganteus), a traditional food source for Native American tribes of the Salish Sea Region. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 2019;145:28 - 35. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.05.020.

Nguyen CC, Hugie CN, Kile ML, Navab-Daneshmand T. Association between heavy metals and antibiotic-resistant human pathogens in environmental reservoirs: A review. Frontiers of Environmental Science & Engineering. 2019;13(3). doi:10.1007/s11783-019-1129-0.

Foster SA, Pennino MJ, Compton JE, Leibowitz SG, Kile ML. Arsenic Drinking Water Violations Decreased across the United States Following Revision of the Maximum Contaminant Level. Environ Sci Technol. 2019. doi:10.1021/acs.est.9b02358. PubMed: 31502444


Hudson-Hanley B, Irvin VL, Flay BR, Macdonald M, Kile ML. Prenatal PBDE Exposure and Neurodevelopment in Children 7 Years Old or Younger: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Current Epidemiology Reports. 2018. doi:10.1007/s40471-018-0137-0.