Professor and Chair, MSc/PhD Committee, Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University

Clinical Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences, University of Washington

Clinician, Occupational & Environmental Medicine Clinic, Vancouver General Hospital

Dr. Takaro is a physician-scientist trained in occupational and environmental medicine, public health and toxicology. His research is primarily directed toward the links between human exposures and disease, and determining public health-based preventive solutions to such risks.

CHILD Study Investigator

Member, Environmental Working Group

Dr. Takaro has been a lead investigator on various studies within CHILD on indoor environmental exposures, especially to phthalates, funded by Health Canada. He is also an investigator on the CIHR-funded projects “Early life determinants of asthma” and “CANUE – Canadian Consortium for the Urban Environment.”

  • Institution: Simon Fraser University
  • Location: Vancouver, BC
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