Loyola University Chicago

Healthy Homes & Healthy Communities


Healthy Homes: Issue Briefing on Lead Poisoning, April 4, 2016

The recent lead crisis in Flint has raised public awareness of the problem of childhood lead poisoning in Chicago, and its devastating impact on children, families, and communities. Participants joined government officials, advocates, researchers, physicians, community members, among others, for a public forum to discuss lead in Chicago and Cook County.