Howard Walter Mielke

Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Tulane University School of Medicine, Tulane University

Research on the chemistry of urban soils from the mid-1970's along with the effect that the chemicals may have on children's exposure. Because of the fact that lead is commonly measured in children's blood, urban lead is the element of major research interest. See also, http://lead.tulane.edu/about_us.html.