Individual Study / VIVA

Common and distinct early environmental influences on cardiometabolic and respiratory health: Mechanisms and methods

Common and distinct early environmental influences on cardiometabolic and respiratory health: Mechanisms and methods

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Initiatives -
Including on the outcomes we have already assessed from birth through early adolescence, we now propose to characterize adiposity and cardiometabolic health measures as well as lung function and respiratory symptoms into the mid-teen years.
Start Year
2009
Funding
National Institutes of Health (NIH), including Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) program and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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Investigators Contacts
  • MD. Prof. Emily Oken
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Project Viva mothers completed in-person examinations during pregnancy, throughout childhood and into the early teen years.

Marker Paper

Mitro SD, Sagiv SK, Fleisch AF, Jaacks LM, Williams PL, Rifas-Shiman SL, Calafat AM, Hivert MF, Oken E, James-Todd TM. Pregnancy Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substance Concentrations and Postpartum Health in Project Viva: A Prospective Cohort. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Sep 1;105(9):e3415–26. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgaa431.

PUBMED 32620010

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Families

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,128
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Women and children that initiated in Eastern Massachusetts

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Availability of data and biosamples

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