... to investigate the human health effects of exposure to air toxics in urban communities

Welcome to the Home Page for the
Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center (NUATRC)

As of October 31, 2011 the NUATRC ended its research program and has closed its offices.
Here is a letter from the President!

Please read the Op-ed printed in the
Houston Chronicle - Sunday, June 12, 2011

National Library of Medicine lists
NUATRC Research Reports in Online Catalog!
Press Release

Access to Related Databases!
Relationships of Indoor, Outdoor, and Personal Air (RIOPA)
Research Reports 7 (2005) and 10 (2007)

Toxic Exposure Assessment: A Columbia-Harvard Study (TEACH) Research Reports 3 (2005) and 9 (2008)

2010 Presidential Appointments of
NUATRC Board of Directors!


About the Center
Center Information
The Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center (NUATRC), located in the Texas Medical Center, was authorized by the U.S. Congress in the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, and incorporated in 1991  >>More

Develop and support research for a better understanding of the potential risks posed to human health 
by exposure to air toxics  >>More

Board of Directors
This Board includes noted health research scientists and administrators from major academic institutions, as well as key state and local government regulatory agencies  >>More

Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP)
he SAP is comprised of scientists from a number of disciplines, including exposure assessors, epidemiologists, respiratory physiologists, toxicologists and statisticians, drawn from government, academic, and private sector institutions  >>More

Financial Support (List of Supporters) 
Both federal and private sector funds should be used to support the air toxics effort  >>More

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