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Community Organizing Network for Environmental Health

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: July 30, 2002
Last updated: April 13, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
The Community Organizing Network for Environmental Health is a part of Community Action Against Asthma (CAAA), which, in turn is a part of the Michigan Center for the Environment and Children's Health. It is a community-based intervention research partnership between the University of Michigan, community-based organizations, and health care institutions in Detroit.

Condition Intervention
Procedure: Community-level intervention & policy change

Study Type: Interventional

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):

Study Completion Date: June 2002
Primary Completion Date: June 2002 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

The aims of the Community Organizing Network for Environmental Health are to:

  • share with community groups and organizations the findings from data collected through household and air quality research of the CAAA project;
  • identify and engage existing community groups and organizations interested in working on environmental issues important to their neighborhood and community in the hopes of creating an interorganizational network (I.N.);
  • work with member group of the I.N. to organize, coordinate and conduct activities to reduce physical environmental threats related to asthma; and
  • increase community awareness and knowledge of factors associated with the environment and asthma through sharing of findings to community residents through presentations, annual reports, postings of websites, and community forums

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00042484

United States, Michigan
University of Michigan School of Public Health
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
  More Information Identifier: NCT00042484     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10688-CP-001
Study First Received: July 30, 2002
Last Updated: April 13, 2015

Keywords provided by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS):
Children's Health
Community Based Research processed this record on April 28, 2017