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Episode 4 – Preventing Lead Exposure in Kids

In this episode Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez talks with Dr. Kevin Osterhoudt about the dangers of lead and how to protect your child from exposure. The two pediatricians discuss places lead might hide in the home and in the products we buy.

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Kevin Osterhoudt, MD, MS, FAAP

Kevin Osterhoudt, MD, MS, FAAP, is an attending physician in the Division of Emergency Medicine and the medical director of the Poison Control Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and professor of Pediatrics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He has served nationally on the Board of Directors of the American College of Medical Toxicology, as the American Board of Pediatrics' representative to the medical toxicology sub-board, and on the Executive Committee of the Council on Environmental Health of the AAP. Dr. Osterhoudt is a member of the Executive Committee of the AAP’s Council on Injury, Violence and Poisoning Prevention.


Theme music composed by Doug Nagel.

The views expressed in this podcast are those of the guests and not necessarily those of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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