The New York City Children’s Environmental Health Center is located at the Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

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Contact us for information concerning environmental exposures in children and in women who are pregnant, breast feeding, or considering pregnancy. Experienced health care providers will provide you with the knowledge and counsel you seek.

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New York State Children’s Environmental Health Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1 Gustave Levy Place Box 1057
New York, NY 10029

Toll free: 1-866-265-6201

NYS CEHC Director: Maida P. Galvez, MD, MPH
NYS CEHC Co-Director: Perry E. Sheffield, MD, MPH
Project Coordinator: Michael Ejiogu, MPH

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Covering NY Counties:
NYC (Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, Richmond)

About Us

Our services include:


Our Environmental Pediatricians provide evidence-based, clinical pediatric environmental health services for families and health care professionals including telephone consultations, telemedicine visits, and clinical visits.

Clinical Director: Lauren Zajac, MD, MPH
Clinical Co-Director: Erin Thanik, MD, MPH
Clinical Coordinator: Marisela Bolanos

To Schedule a Visit: [Clinic Brochure – English / Clinic Brochure – Spanish]


We have integrated Environmental Health E-screening into routine well child care at Mount Sinai Pediatrics Associates as well as in Pediatric Allergy Immunology and Pulmonology. We help families to identify common environmental concerns and refer them to community resources such as home based services to reduce asthma triggers.


NYS CEHC trains health care professionals and trainees to incorporate environmental health into routine health care. Together with partners, we educate families and communities about environmental health.

Environmental Pediatrics Elective Director: Lauren Zajac, MD, MPH
Elective Coordinator: Marisela Bolanos
Environmental Health Scholars Director: Deborah Nagin, MPH


Together with diverse community partners, we work to promote programs and policies that protect and improve children’s health.

Our partners include:

Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Community Engagement Core
Region 2 Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units
American Academy of Pediatrics


Internship Testimonial: Desmond Green MD, MPH

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