Joe M Braun

Joe Braun
Assistant Professor
Brown University, Department of Epidemiology
Epidemiology; Children's health, neurodevelopment; Endocrine disruptors; Bisphenol A; Phthalates / 401-863-5397

Joe Braun, MSPH, PhD, RN, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Brown University.  As an epidemiologist, he studies the role of endocrine disrupting compounds – such as bisphenol A and phthalates – in children's development.  His current research examines whether these compounds impact in children the traits that are linked to sex, such as visual and spatial ability, aggression, hyperactivity, anxiety and depression.