Pamela Lein, Ph.D., is a Professor at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in the Department of Molecular Biosciences. Dr. Lein received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her MSEH from East Tennessee State University. She has previously held faculty appointments at Oregon Health and Science University and at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her areas of interest include cell and molecular mechanisms of developmental neurotoxicology, gene environment interactions that influence susceptibility to neurodevelopmental disorders, and the role of the autonomic nervous system in environmentally-induced asthma and cardiovascular disease.
Gene-Environment Interactions in Autism: Research Updates
Valerie W. Hu, Ph.D., discusses gene-environmental interactions pertaining to autism. She describes how integrative genomics studies on autism led to investigating endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) as environmental risk factors for autism and presents
Genetics, the Environment & Autism
The word “genetics” tends to spark different reactions by parents and professionals within the autism community, ranging from interest to indifference or even annoyance. These days the media seems to report a
Environmental Influences and ASD – Jamie DeWitt, PhD
Free certificates of participation are available upon successful completion of a brief knowledge quiz at: https://www.classmarker.com/online-test/start/?quiz=7xy5a6811f30f141 Published: 01/24/2018 The DeWitt Laboratory in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the Brody
Neuroinflammation in ASD
Current evidence points to an increase in inflammation markers and oxidative stress in individuals with ASD. Hear Andrew Zimmerman, MD discuss changes in the brain associated with autism spectrum disorders. Certificates of
Toxicant Induced Loss of Tolerance TILT
Handouts are online at: http://www.ariconference.com/webinars/miller.pdf Ebook is online at: http://issuu.com/elisco/docs/tilt_ebook Warning signs of Toxicant-Induced Loss of Tolerance (TILT) – “Does my child have an infection?” or “Is my child allergic?” One hundred fifty
Environmental Risk Factors – P. Lein, Ph.D.
Published: 06/3/2013 Pamela Lein, Ph.D., is a Professor at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in the Department of Molecular Biosciences. Dr. Lein received her Ph.D. from the State University of