Science for the Public, September 27, 2010. Shakira Franco Suglia, Sc.D., Assistant Professor, Dept of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine; and Dept of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health.
It is well documented that urban air pollution is associated with a number of respiratory and cardiovascular adverse health effects. However, the effect of air pollution on brain development remained largely unexplored until recently. Professor Franco Suglia discusses studies in Boston and elsewhere documenting the impact of traffic-related air pollutants on children’s cognition.

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