Our Stolen Futurea book by Theo Colborn, Dianne Dumanoski, and John Peterson Myers
 
 

 

 

Vallombrosa Consensus Statement on
Environmental contaminants and human fertility compromise.

October 2005

Convened by:

Linda C. Giudice, MD, PhD (Co-Chair)
Professor and Director
Center for Research on Reproduction and Women's Health & Genomic Medicine
as of 15 October 2005:
Professor and Chair
Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
University of California, San Francisco, CA

Shanna H. Swan, PhD (Co-Chair
Professor and Director
Center for Reproductive Epidemiology
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, NY

 

John Peterson Myers, PhD
CEO/Chief Scientist
Environmental Health Sciences
Charlottesville, VA

Alison Carlson
Senior Research Fello
Commonweal/CHE
Bolinas, CA

Signatories in alphabetical order (institutional affiliation provided for identification purposes only).

Mary Lou Ballweg
President and Executive Director
Endometriosis Association Milwaukee, WI

Susan Benoff, PhD Director, Fertility Research Laboratories
Assoc. Professor, OB/GYN and Cell Biology
North Shore-LIJ Institute for Medical Research
Manhasset , NY

Marget Lee Braun
Co-Founder and Past Executive Director
National DES Cancer Network
Rochester , NY

Bruce Carr, MD
Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas , TX

Sally Perreault Darney, PhD
Acting Director, Reproductive Toxicology Div.
Nat. Health and Env. Effects
Research Laboratory
ORD , US EPA
Research Triangle Park , NC

Michael P. Diamond, MD
Professor and Assoc. Chair,
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Wayne State University and
Detroit Medical Center
Detroit , MI

Catherine Dodd, MS RN
District Director
Office of US Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi
San Francisco , CA

Edith T. Eddy
Executive Director
The Compton Foundation, Inc.
Redwood Shores, CA

Laura Fenster, PhD
Research Scientist, Occupational Health Branch
California Department of Health Services
Richmond, CA

Elizabeth A. Guillette, PhD
Assistant Scientist in Anthropology
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Louis J. Guillette, PhD
Professor of Zoology
Assoc. Dean for Research, CLAS
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Russ Hauser, MD, ScD, MPH
Assoc. Professor of Occupational Health
Dept. of Environmental Health
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA

Steve Heilig, MPH
Director, Public Health and Education
San Francisco Medical Society
San Francisco, CA

Jerrold Heindel, PhD
Scientific Program Administrator
Division of Extramural Research & Training
Cellular, Organ & Systems Pathobiology Branch
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health/DHHS
Research Triangle Park, NC

Patricia Hunt, PhD
Professor, School of Molecular Biosciences
Washington State University
Pullman, WA

Joseph C. Isaacs, MSPH
President and CEO
RESOLVE, Inc.: The National Infertility Assoc.
Bethesda, MD

David Keefe, MD
Professor and Chair, Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of South Florida College of Medicine
Tampa, FL

Sophia Kolehmainen, JD
Deputy Director
Cedar Tree Foundation
Boston MA

Arthur Leader, MD, FRCSC
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Medicine
(Endocrinology)
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, CANADA

 

 

Arthur Leader, MD, FRCSC
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Medicine
(Endocrinology)
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, CANADA

Phillip R. Lee, MD
Professor of Social Medicine (Emeritus)
Department of Medicine, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Michael Lerner
President
Commonweal
Bolinas, CA

Vivian Lewis, MD
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Reproductive Endocrinology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Germaine M. Buck Louis, PhD, MS
Senior Investigator & Chief, Epidemiology Branch
Div. of Epidemiology,
Statistics & Prevention Research
National Inst. of Child Health & Human Development
Rockville, MD

Susan West Marmagas, MPH
Director, Environment and Health Program
Physicians for Social Responsibility
Washington, DC

Kirsten Moore, MPA
President and CEO
Reproductive Health Technologies Project
Washington, DC

Sharyle Patton
Director, Health and Environment Program
Commonweal
Bolinas, CA

Julia Quint, PhD
Research Scientist and Chief
Hazard Evaluation System & Information Service (HESIS)
California Department of Health Services
Richmond, CA

Lisa Rosenthal, MA
Assistant Executive Director
The American Fertility Association
New York, NY

Rhonda Schlangen, MA
Senior Research and Evaluation Manager
Planned Parenthood Global Partners
Washington, DC

Lois Shapiro-Cantor, JD
President and CEO
Saratoga Foundation for Women WorldWide, Inc.
Saratoga Springs, NY

Wayne C. Shields
President and CEO
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Washington, DC

Eleni Sotos
National Coordinator
Collaborative on Health and the Environment
Bolinas, CA

Jeanette Swafford, MHEd
Director of Health Initiatives
Collaborative on Health and the Environment
Commonweal
Bolinas, CA

Carol C. Wall
Population/Reproductive Health Program
The Compton Foundation, Inc.
Redwood Shores, CA

Linda Williams
President and CEO
Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
San Jose, CA

Gayle C. Windham, PhD
Research Scientist, Epidemiology
Environmental Health Investigations Branch
CA Dept. of Health Services
Richmond, CA


 

 

 
   
   

 

 

 

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