Publications
List of PRHE's recent and past publications

Publications from UCSF's Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment

    Recent Journal Articles Authored by PRHE Scientists

    • Vesterinen, H. M., Morello-Frosch, R., Sen, S., Zeise, L., & Woodruff, T. J. (2017). Cumulative effects of prenatal-exposure to exogenous chemicals and psychosocial stress on fetal growth: Systematic-review of the human and animal evidence. PLoS One, 12(7), e0176331. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14010024. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Huang, H. & Barzyk, T. M. (2016). Connecting the Dots: Linking Environmental Justice Indicators to Daily Dose Model Estimates. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(1), 24. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14010024. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Wang, A., Padula, A., Sirota, M., & Woodruff, T. J. (2016). Environmental influences on reproductive health: the importance of chemical exposures. Fertility and Sterility, 106(4), 905-929. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2016.07.1076. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Varshavsky, J. R., Zota, A. R., & Woodruff, T. J. (2016). A Novel Method for Calculating Potency-Weighted Cumulative Phthalates Exposure with Implications for Identifying Racial/Ethnic Disparities among US Reproductive-Aged Women in NHANES 2001–2012. Environmental Science & Technology, 50(19), 10616-10624. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b00522. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Morello-Frosch, R., Cushing, L. J., Jesdale, B. M., Schwartz, J. M., Guo, W., Guo, T., . . . & Park, J. S. (2016). Environmental Chemicals in an Urban Population of Pregnant Women and Their Newborns from San Francisco. Environmental Science & Technology, 50(22), 12464-12472. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.6b03492. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Rooney, A. A., Cooper, G. S., Jahnke, G. D., Lam, J., Morgan, R. L., Boyles, A. L., . . . Lunn, R. M. (2016). How credible are the study results? Evaluating and applying internal validity tools to literature-based assessments of environmental health hazards. Environment International, 92-93, 617-629. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.01.005. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Sheehan, M. C., Lam, J., Navas-Acien, A., & Chang, H. H. (2016). Ambient air pollution epidemiology systematic review and meta-analysis: A review of reporting and methods practice. Environment International, 92-93, 647-656. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.02.016. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Stephens, M. L., Betts, K., Beck, N. B., Cogliano, V., Dickersin, K., Fitzpatrick, S., . . . Hoffmann, S. (2016). The Emergence of Systematic Review in Toxicology. Toxicological Sciences, 152(1), 10-16. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfw059. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Whaley, P., Halsall, C., Agerstrand, M., Aiassa, E., Benford, D., Bilotta, G., . . . Taylor, D. (2016). Implementing systematic review techniques in chemical risk assessment: Challenges, opportunities and recommendations. Environment International, 92-93, 556-564. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2015.11.002. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Lam, J., Sutton, P., Kalkbrenner, A., Windham, G., Halladay, A., Koustas, E., . . . Woodruff, T. J. (2016). A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Multiple Pollutants and Autism Spectrum Disorder. PLoS One, 11(9), e0161851. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2015.11.002. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Portier, C. J., Armstrong, B. K., Baguley, B. C., Baur, X., Belyaev, I., Belle, R., . . . Zhou, S. (2016). Differences in the carcinogenic evaluation of glyphosate between the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 70(8), 741-5. doi: 10.1136/jech-2015-207005. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Morgan, R. L., Thayer, K. A., Bero, L., Bruce, N., Falck-Ytter, Y., Ghersi, D., . . . Schunemann, H. J. (2016). GRADE: Assessing the quality of evidence in environmental and occupational health. Environment International, 92-93, 611-6. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.01.004. View in PubMed or read it here
    • Johnson, P. I., Koustas, E., Vesterinen, H. M., Sutton, P., Atchley, D. S., Kim, A. N., . . . Woodruff, T. J. (2016). Application of the Navigation Guide systematic review methodology to the evidence for developmental and reproductive toxicity of triclosan. Environment International, 92-93, 716-28. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.03.009. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Rich, D. Q., Liu, K., Zhang, J., Thurston, S. W., Stevens, T. P., Pan, Y., . . . Zhang, J. (2015). Differences in Birth Weight Associated with the 2008 Beijing Olympic Air Pollution Reduction: Results from a Natural Experiment. Environmental Health Perspectives, 123(9), 880-887. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1408795. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Gerona, R. R., Pan, J., Zota, A. R., Schwartz, J. M., Friesen, M., Taylor, J. A., . . . Woodruff, T. J. (2016). Direct measurement of Bisphenol A (BPA), BPA glucuronide and BPA sulfate in a diverse and low-income population of pregnant women reveals high exposure, with potential implications for previous exposure estimates: a cross-sectional study. Environmental Health, 15(1), 50. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0131-2. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Vandenberg, L. N., Gerona, R. R., Kannan, K., Taylor, J. A., van Breemen, R. B., Dickenson, C. A., . . . Woodruff, T. J. (2016). Erratum to: A round robin approach to the analysis of bisphenol a (BPA) in human blood samples. Environmental Health, 15(1), 43. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0126-z. View in PubMed or read it here.
    • Vandenberg, L. N., Ågerstrand, M., Beronius, A., Beausoleild, C., Bergman, A., Bero, L.A., . . . Ruden, C. (2016). A proposed framework for the systematic review and integrated assessment (SYRINA) of endocrine disrupting chemicals. Environmental Health, 15, 74. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0156-6. View in PubMed or read it here.

    For a selected list of journal articles authored by PRHE scientists click here.

    To read all publications on the Navigation Guide, click here.

    Reports & White Papers

    Brochures & Patient Material

    Editorials and Op-Eds

    • Woodruff, T. J. & Sutton, P.  (February 2017). Practitioner Insights: The Peril and Imperative of TSCA Reform. Daily Environment Report, 20 DEN B-1. The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. Read it here.
    • Bennett, D., Bellinger, D. C., & Birnbaum, L. S. (2016). Project TENDR: Targeting Environmental Neuro-Developmental Risks The TENDR Consensus Statement. Environmental Health Perspectives124(7), A118. Read it here.
    • Sutton, P., Giudice, L. C., Conry, J. C., Woodruff, T. J.  Environmental Health: An Emerging New Normal in Healthcare. In: San Francisco Medical Society.  Read it here, and the list of references here
    • Sutton, P., Woodruff, T. J., & Giudice, L. C. Moving from awareness to action on preventing patient exposure to toxic environmental chemicals. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. May 2016, Volume 214, Issue 5, 555-558. Read it here.
    • Sutton, P., Woodruff, T. J., Conry, J. C, & Giudice, L. C. Exposure to Toxic Environmental Chemicals During the First 1000 Days: What Do Reproductive Health Professionals Think, Say and Do about It? Journal of the San Francisco Medical Society. November 2014. Read it here.
    • Zota A, Sutton P, Woodruff TJ. New flammability standard is a win for low-income communities of color. Op-ed Environmental Health News. April 3, 2013. Read it here.
    • Sutton, P., Woodruff, T. J., Conry, J. C., & Giudice, L. C. Toxic Matters and Fertility: What Can a Doctor Do? San Francisco Medicine. Journal of the San Francisco Medical Society. June 2012, Volume 85, Number 5. Read it here (Page 21).
    • Lam, J., Sutton, P., McPartland, J., et al. Applying the Navigation Guide: Association Between Developmental Exposures to PBDE and IQ or Attention-Related Behavioral Problems--a Systematic Review of the Human Evidence. In review.

    Selected Book Chapters

    • Sutton P, Perron J, Giudice LC, Woodruff TJ. Occupational and Environmental Exposures. In: Glass' Office Gynecology, Edited by Michele G. Curtis. 2014.
    • Trowbridge, J, Sutton, P, Woodruff, TJ, Giudice, LC. Environmental Factors and Reproduction. In: Yen and Jaffe's Reproductive Endocrinology 7th Edition. Edited by Strauss and Barbieri, Elsevier. 2014
    • Sutton P, Perron J, Woodruff TJ.  Reproductive Environmental Health. In: Praeger Handbook of Environmental Health, Volume 4, Chapter 11, pp.227-261. Edited by Robert Friss. ABC-CLIO, LLC. Santa Barbara, CA. 2012.
    • Perron J, Sutton P, Woodruff TJ.  Reproductive Environmental Health. In: The University of California Obstetrics and Gynecology Women's Health Review, Edited by Philip J. Di Saia, Gautam Chaudhuri, Linda C. Giudice , Thomas R. Moore, Manual Porto and Lyoyd H. Smith. Elseiver Saunders, Philadelphia, PA. 2012.