Skip to main content
Landing Pages / Faculty Profile
Photo of  Aimin Chen, MD, PhD

Aimin Chen, MD, PhD

Education/Credentials
  • MD: Nanjing Medical University
  • MS: Nanjing Medical University
  • PhD: Fudan University
Research Interests

Dr. Chen’s primary research interest is perinatal and pediatric environmental epidemiology, studying chemical exposures and adverse pregnancy outcomes, child neurodevelopment, obesity and metabolic disorders. 

Contact Information

Peer Reviewed Publications

Buck, Catherine O; Eliot, Melissa N; Kelsey, Karl T; Chen, Aimin; Kalkwarf, Heidi; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2019. Neonatal Adipocytokines and Longitudinal Patterns of Childhood Growth. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), ,

Jackson-Browne, Medina S; Papandonatos, George D; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2019. Early-life triclosan exposure and parent-reported behavior problems in 8-year-old children. Environment international, 128 , 446-456

Li, Nan; Arbuckle, Tye E; Muckle, Gina; Lanphear, Bruce P; Boivin, Michel; Chen, Aimin; Dodds, Linda; Fraser, William D; Ouellet, Emmanuel; Séguin, Jean R; Velez, Maria P; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph M 2019. Associations of cord blood leptin and adiponectin with children's cognitive abilities. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 99 , 257-264

Li, Nan; Papandonatos, George D; Calafat, Antonia M; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin; Braun, Joseph M 2019. Identifying periods of susceptibility to the impact of phthalates on children's cognitive abilities. Environmental research, 172 , 604-614

Liang, Hong; Vuong, Ann M; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Yuan, Wei; Miao, Maohua; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2019. Childhood polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) serum concentration and reading ability at ages 5 and 8?years: The HOME Study. Environment international, 122 , 330-339

Patel, Nimesh B; Xu, Yingying; McCandless, Lawrence C; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph; Jones, Robert L; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P 2019. Very low-level prenatal mercury exposure and behaviors in children: the HOME Study. Environmental health : a global access science source, 18 1, 4

Vuong, Ann M; Braun, Joseph M; Wang, Zhiyang; Yolton, Kimberly; Xie, Changchun; Sjodin, Andreas; Webster, Glenys M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2019. Exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) during childhood and adiposity measures at age 8?years. Environment international, 123 , 148-155

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Xie, Changchun; Dietrich, Kim N; Braun, Joseph M; Webster, Glenys M; Calafat, Antonia M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2019. Prenatal and childhood exposure to poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and cognitive development in children at age 8 years. Environmental research, 172 , 242-248

Braun, Joseph M; Hornung, Richard; Chen, Aimin; Dietrich, Kim N; Jacobs, David E; Jones, Robert; Khoury, Jane C; Liddy-Hicks, Stacey; Morgan, Samantha; Vanderbeek, Suzette Baez; Xu, Yingying; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P 2018. Effect of Residential Lead-Hazard Interventions on Childhood Blood Lead Concentrations and Neurobehavioral Outcomes: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA pediatrics, 172 10, 934-942

Braun, Joseph M; Kalkwarf, Heidi J; Papandonatos, George D; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P 2018. Patterns of early life body mass index and childhood overweight and obesity status at eight years of age. BMC pediatrics, 18 1, 161

Buck, Catherine O; Eliot, Melissa N; Kelsey, Karl T; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Ehrlich, Shelley; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Prenatal exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances and adipocytokines: the HOME Study. Pediatric research, 84 6, 854-860

Heacock, Michelle; Trottier, Brittany; Adhikary, Sharad; Asante, Kwadwo Ansong; Basu, Nil; Brune, Marie-Noel; Caravanos, Jack; Carpenter, David; Cazabon, Danielle; Chakraborty, Paromita; Chen, Aimin; Barriga, Fernando Diaz; Ericson, Bret; Fobil, Julius; Haryanto, Budi; Huo, Xia; Joshi, T K; Landrigan, Philip; Lopez, Adeline; Magalini, Frederico; Navasumrit, Panida; Pascale, Antonio; Sambandam, Sankar; Aslia Kamil, Upik Sitti; Sly, Leith; Sly, Peter; Suk, Ann; Suraweera, Inoka; Tamin, Ridwan; Vicario, Elena; Suk, William 2018. Prevention-intervention strategies to reduce exposure to e-waste. Reviews on environmental health, 33 2, 219-228

Jackson-Browne, Medina S; Papandonatos, George D; Chen, Aimin; Calafat, Antonia M; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Identifying Vulnerable Periods of Neurotoxicity to Triclosan Exposure in Children. Environmental health perspectives, 126 5, 057001

Kalloo, Geetika; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Early life Triclosan exposure and child adiposity at 8 Years of age: a prospective cohort study. Environmental health : a global access science source, 17 1, 24

Kalloo, Geetika; Wellenius, Gregory A; McCandless, Lawrence; Calafat, Antonia M; Sjodin, Andreas; Karagas, Margaret; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Profiles and Predictors of Environmental Chemical Mixture Exposure among Pregnant Women: The Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment Study. Environmental science & technology, 52 17, 10104-10113

Kingsley, Samantha L; Eliot, Melissa N; Kelsey, Karl T; Calafat, Antonia M; Ehrlich, Shelley; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Variability and predictors of serum perfluoroalkyl substance concentrations during pregnancy and early childhood. Environmental research, 165 , 247-257

Leung, Yuet-Kin; Ouyang, Bin; Niu, Liang; Xie, Changchun; Ying, Jun; Medvedovic, Mario; Chen, Aimin; Weihe, Pal; Valvi, Damaskini; Grandjean, Philippe; Ho, Shuk-Mei 2018. Identification of sex-specific DNA methylation changes driven by specific chemicals in cord blood in a Faroese birth cohort. Epigenetics, 13 3, 290-300

Li, Nan; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin; Kalkwarf, Heidi J; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Impact of Early-Life Weight Status on Cognitive Abilities in Children. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 26 6, 1088-1095

Romano, Megan E; Eliot, Melissa N; Zoeller, R Thomas; Hoofnagle, Andrew N; Calafat, Antonia M; Karagas, Margaret R; Yolton, Kimberly; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Maternal urinary phthalate metabolites during pregnancy and thyroid hormone concentrations in maternal and cord sera: The HOME Study. International journal of hygiene and environmental health, 221 4, 623-631

Shoaff, Jessica; Papandonatos, George D; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Ehrlich, Shelley; Kelsey, Karl T; Braun, Joseph M 2018. Prenatal Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances: Infant Birth Weight and Early Life Growth. Environmental epidemiology (Philadelphia, Pa.), 2 2,

Vuong, Ann M; Braun, Joseph M; Webster, Glenys M; Thomas Zoeller, R; Hoofnagle, Andrew N; Sjödin, Andreas; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2018. Polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) exposures and thyroid hormones in children at age 3?years. Environment international, 117 , 339-347

Vuong, Ann M; Braun, Joseph M; Yolton, Kimberly; Wang, Zhiyang; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Ye, Xiaoyun; Calafat, Antonia M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2018. Prenatal and childhood exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and measures of attention, impulse control, and visual spatial abilities. Environment international, 119 , 413-420

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Poston, Kendra L; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2018. Childhood polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) exposure and executive function in children in the HOME Study. International journal of hygiene and environmental health, 221 1, 87-94

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Wang, Zhiyang; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Ye, Xiaoyun; Calafat, Antonia M; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2018. Childhood perfluoroalkyl substance exposure and executive function in children at 8?years. Environment international, 119 , 212-219

Bellinger, David C; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P 2017. Establishing and Achieving National Goals for Preventing Lead Toxicity and Exposure in Children. JAMA pediatrics, ,

Braun, Joseph M; Bellinger, David C; Hauser, Russ; Wright, Robert O; Chen, Aimin; Calafat, Antonia M; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P 2017. Prenatal phthalate, triclosan, and bisphenol A exposures and child visual-spatial abilities. Neurotoxicology, 58 , 75-83

Braun, Joseph M; Chen, Aimin; Hoofnagle, Andrew; Papandonatos, George D; Jackson-Browne, Medina; Hauser, Russ; Romano, Megan E; Karagas, Margaret R; Yolton, Kimberly; Thomas Zoeller, R; Lanphear, Bruce P 2017. Associations of early life urinary triclosan concentrations with maternal, neonatal, and child thyroid hormone levels. Hormones and behavior, ,

Braun, Joseph M; Yolton, Kimberly; Stacy, Shaina L; Erar, Bahar; Papandonatos, George D; Bellinger, David C; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Prenatal Environmental Chemical Exposures and Longitudinal Patterns of Child Neurobehavior. Neurotoxicology, ,

Chen, A; Xie, C; Vuong, A M; Wu, T; DeFranco, E A 2017. Optimal gestational weight gain: prepregnancy BMI specific influences on adverse pregnancy and infant health outcomes. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association, 37 4, 369-374

Etzel, Taylor M; Calafat, Antonia M; Ye, Xiaoyun; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Savitz, David A; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Urinary triclosan concentrations during pregnancy and birth outcomes. Environmental research, 156 , 505-511

Kingsley, Samantha L; Kelsey, Karl T; Butler, Rondi; Chen, Aimin; Eliot, Melissa N; Romano, Megan E; Houseman, Andres; Koestler, Devin C; Lanphear, Bruce P; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Maternal serum PFOA concentration and DNA methylation in cord blood: A pilot study. Environmental research, 158 , 174-178

McKinney, David; House, Melissa; Chen, Aimin; Muglia, Louis; DeFranco, Emily 2017. The influence of interpregnancy interval on infant mortality. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 216 3, 316.e1-316.e9

Millenson, Marisa E; Braun, Joseph M; Calafat, Antonia M; Barr, Dana Boyd; Huang, Yen-Tsung; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Yolton, Kimberly 2017. Urinary organophosphate insecticide metabolite concentrations during pregnancy and children's interpersonal, communication, repetitive, and stereotypic behaviors at 8 years of age: The home study. Environmental research, 157 , 9-16

Pell, Tripler; Eliot, Melissa; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Yolton, Kimberly; Sathyanarayana, Sheela; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Parental Concern about Environmental Chemical Exposures and Children's Urinary Concentrations of Phthalates and Phenols. The Journal of pediatrics, ,

Ren, Sheng; Haynes, Erin; Hall, Eric; Hossain, Monir; Chen, Aimin; Muglia, Louis; Lu, Long; DeFranco, Emily 2017. Periconception Exposure to Air Pollution and Risk of Congenital Malformations. The Journal of pediatrics, ,

Sharma, Manju; Zhang, Xiang; Zhang, Shuangmin; Niu, Liang; Ho, Shuk-Mei; Chen, Aimin; Huang, Shouxiong 2017. Inhibition of endocytic lipid antigen presentation by common lipophilic environmental pollutants. Scientific reports, 7 1, 2085

Shoaff, Jessica; Papandonatos, George D; Calafat, Antonia M; Ye, Xiaoyun; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Early-Life Phthalate Exposure and Adiposity at 8 Years of Age. Environmental health perspectives, 125 9, 097008

Stacy, Shaina L; Eliot, Melissa; Etzel, Taylor; Papandonatos, George; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Hauser, Russ; Lanphear, Bruce P; Sathyanarayana, Sheela; Ye, Xiaoyun; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Patterns, Variability, and Predictors of Urinary Triclosan Concentrations during Pregnancy and Childhood. Environmental science & technology, 51 11, 6404-6413

Stacy, Shaina L; Papandonatos, George D; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2017. Early life bisphenol A exposure and neurobehavior at 8years of age: Identifying windows of heightened vulnerability. Environment international, 107 , 258-265

Vuong, Ann M; Braun, Joseph M; Yolton, Kimberly; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Prenatal and postnatal polybrominated diphenyl ether exposure and visual spatial abilities in children. Environmental research, 153 , 83-92

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Dietrich, Kim N; Braun, Joseph M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and child behavior: Current findings and future directions. Hormones and behavior, ,

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Poston, Kendra L; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Prenatal and postnatal polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) exposure and measures of inattention and impulsivity in children. Neurotoxicology and teratology, 64 , 20-28

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Xie, Changchun; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Childhood polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) exposure and neurobehavior in children at 8 years. Environmental research, 158 , 677-684

Zhang, Hongmei; Chang, Lijun; Zhang, Huajun; Nie, Jisheng; Zhang, Zhihong; Yang, Xiaorong; Vuong, Ann M; Wang, Zemin; Chen, Aimin; Niu, Qiao 2017. Calpain-2/p35-p25/Cdk5 pathway is involved in the neuronal apoptosis induced by polybrominated diphenyl ether-153. Toxicology letters, 277 , 41-53

Zhang, Hongmei; Yolton, Kimberly; Webster, Glenys M; Ye, Xiaoyun; Calafat, Antonia M; Dietrich, Kim N; Xu, Yingying; Xie, Changchun; Braun, Joseph M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2017. Prenatal and childhood perfluoroalkyl substances exposures and children's reading skills at ages 5 and 8years. Environment international, 111 , 224-231

Zhang, Yuling; Xu, Xijin; Chen, Aimin; Davuljigari, Chand Basha; Zheng, Xiangbin; Kim, Stephani S; Dietrich, Kim N; Ho, Shuk-Mei; Reponen, Tiina; Huo, Xia 2017. Maternal urinary cadmium levels during pregnancy associated with risk of sex-dependent birth outcomes from an e-waste pollution site in China. Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.), 75 , 49-55

Bennett, Deborah; Bellinger, David C; Birnbaum, Linda S; Bradman, Asa; Chen, Aimin; Cory-Slechta, Deborah A; Engel, Stephanie M; Fallin, M Daniele; Halladay, Alycia; Hauser, Russ; Hertz-Picciotto, Irva; Kwiatkowski, Carol F; Lanphear, Bruce P; Marquez, Emily; Marty, Melanie; McPartland, Jennifer; Newschaffer, Craig J; Payne-Sturges, Devon; Patisaul, Heather B; Perera, Frederica P; Ritz, Beate; Sass, Jennifer; Schantz, Susan L; Webster, Thomas F; Whyatt, Robin M; Woodruff, Tracey J; Zoeller, R Thomas; Anderko, Laura; Campbell, Carla; Conry, Jeanne A; DeNicola, Nathaniel; Gould, Robert M; Hirtz, Deborah; Huffling, Katie; Landrigan, Philip J; Lavin, Arthur; Miller, Mark; Mitchell, Mark A; Rubin, Leslie; Schettler, Ted; Tran, Ho Luong; Acosta, Annie; Brody, Charlotte; Miller, Elise; Miller, Pamela; Swanson, Maureen; Witherspoon, Nsedu Obot 2016. Project TENDR: Targeting Environmental Neuro-Developmental Risks The TENDR Consensus Statement. Environmental health perspectives, 124 7, A118-22

Braun, Joseph M; Chen, Aimin; Romano, Megan E; Calafat, Antonia M; Webster, Glenys M; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P 2016. Prenatal perfluoroalkyl substance exposure and child adiposity at 8 years of age: The HOME study. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 24 1, 231-7

Braun, Joseph M; Kalloo, Geetika; Chen, Aimin; Dietrich, Kim N; Liddy-Hicks, Stacey; Morgan, Samantha; Xu, Yingying; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P 2016. Cohort Profile: The Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment (HOME) study. International journal of epidemiology, ,

Cao, Yun-lei; Zhang, Zhao-feng; Wang, Jian; Miao, Mao-hua; Xu, Jian-hua; Shen, Yue-ping; Chen, Ai-min; Du, Jing; Yuan, Wei 2016. Association between polymorphisms of prokineticin receptor (PKR1 rs4627609 and PKR2 rs6053283) and recurrent pregnancy loss. Journal of Zhejiang University. Science. B, 17 3, 218-24

DeFranco, Emily; Moravec, William; Xu, Fan; Hall, Eric; Hossain, Monir; Haynes, Erin N; Muglia, Louis; Chen, Aimin 2016. Exposure to airborne particulate matter during pregnancy is associated with preterm birth: a population-based cohort study. Environmental health : a global access science source, 15 1, 6

Khalil, Naila; Chen, Aimin; Lee, Miryoung; Czerwinski, Stefan A; Ebert, James R; DeWitt, Jamie C; Kannan, Kurunthachalam 2016. Association of Perfluoroalkyl Substances, Bone Mineral Density, and Osteoporosis in the U.S. Population in NHANES 2009-2010. Environmental health perspectives, 124 1, 81-7

Liu, Rongju; Xu, Xijin; Zhang, Yuling; Zheng, Xiangbin; Kim, Stephani S; Dietrich, Kim N; Ho, Shuk-Mei; Reponen, Tiina; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia 2016. Thyroid Hormone Status in Umbilical Cord Serum is Positively Associated with Male Anogenital Distance. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, , jc20153872

Moore, Elizabeth; Blatt, Kaitlin; Chen, Aimin; Van Hook, James; Defranco, Emily A 2016. Relationship of trimester specific smoking patterns and risk of preterm birth. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, ,

Percy, Zana; Xu, Yingying; Sucharew, Heidi; Khoury, Jane C; Calafat, Antonia M; Braun, Joseph M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly 2016. Gestational exposure to phthalates and gender-related play behaviors in 8-year-old children: an observational study. Environmental health : a global access science source, 15 1, 87

Romano, Megan E; Xu, Yingying; Calafat, Antonia M; Yolton, Kimberly; Chen, Aimin; Webster, Glenys M; Eliot, Melissa N; Howard, Cynthia R; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2016. Maternal serum perfluoroalkyl substances during pregnancy and duration of breastfeeding. Environmental research, ,

Seeberger, Jessica; Grandhi, Radhika; Kim, Stephani S; Mase, William A; Reponen, Tiina; Ho, Shuk-mei; Chen, Aimin 2016. Special Report: E-Waste Management in the United States and Public Health Implications. Journal of environmental health, 79 3, 8-16

Stacy, Shaina L; Eliot, Melissa; Calafat, Antonia M; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce; Hauser, R; Papandonatos, George D; Sathyanarayana, Sheela; Ye, Xiaoyun; Yolton, Kimberly; Braun, Joseph 2016. Patterns, Variability, and Predictors of Urinary Bisphenol A Concentrations during Childhood. Environmental science & technology, ,

Vuong, Ann M; Braun, Joseph M; Sjödin, Andreas; Webster, Glenys M; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2016. Prenatal Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether Exposure and Body Mass Index in Children Up To 8 Years of Age. Environmental health perspectives, ,

Vuong, Ann M; Yolton, Kimberly; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Calafat, Antonia M; Braun, Joseph M; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2016. Prenatal polybrominated diphenyl ether and perfluoroalkyl substance exposures and executive function in school-age children. Environmental research, ,

Yekeen, Taofeek Akangbe; Xu, Xijin; Zhang, Yuling; Wu, Yousheng; Kim, Stephani; Reponen, Tiina; Dietrich, Kim N; Ho, Shuk-Mei; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia 2016. Assessment of health risk of trace metal pollution in surface soil and road dust from e-waste recycling area in China. Environmental science and pollution research international, ,

Zeng, Xiang; Xu, Xijin; Zheng, Xiangbin; Reponen, Tiina; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia 2016. Heavy metals in PM2.5 and in blood, and children's respiratory symptoms and asthma from an e-waste recycling area. Environmental pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987), 210 , 346-353

Zhang, Hongmei; Yolton, Kimberly; Webster, Glenys M; Sjödin, Andreas; Calafat, Antonia M; Dietrich, Kim N; Xu, Yingying; Xie, Changchun; Braun, Joseph M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2016. Prenatal PBDE and PCB Exposures and Reading, Cognition, and Externalizing Behavior in Children. Environmental health perspectives, ,

Blatt, Kaitlin; Moore, Elizabeth; Chen, Aimin; Van Hook, James; DeFranco, Emily A 2015. Association of reported trimester-specific smoking cessation with fetal growth restriction. Obstetrics and gynecology, 125 6, 1452-9

Chen, Aimin; Xu, Fan; Xie, Changchun; Wu, Tianying; Vuong, Ann M; Miao, Maohua; Yuan, Wei; DeFranco, Emily A 2015. Gestational Weight Gain Trend and Population Attributable Risks of Adverse Fetal Growth Outcomes in Ohio. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, 29 4, 346-50

Chen, Jianping; Zhong, Chunli; Liang, Hong; Yang, Yuan; Zhang, Ou; Gao, Ersheng; Chen, Aimin; Yuan, Wei; Wang, Jian; Sun, Fei; Miao, Maohua 2015. The relationship between age at menarche and infertility among Chinese rural women. European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology, 194 , 68-72

DeFranco, Emily; Hall, Eric; Hossain, Monir; Chen, Aimin; Haynes, Erin N; Jones, David; Ren, Sheng; Lu, Long; Muglia, Louis 2015. Air pollution and stillbirth risk: exposure to airborne particulate matter during pregnancy is associated with fetal death. PloS one, 10 3, e0120594

Donauer, Stephanie; Chen, Aimin; Xu, Yingying; Calafat, Antonia M; Sjodin, Andreas; Yolton, Kimberly 2015. Prenatal exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals and infant neurobehavior. The Journal of pediatrics, 166 3, 736-42

Heacock, Michelle; Kelly, Carol B; Asante, Kwadwo A; Birnbaum, Linda S; Bergman, Ake L; Bruné, Marie-Noel; Buka, Irena; Carpenter, David O; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia; Kamel, Mostafa; Landrigan, Philip J; Magalini, Federico; Diaz-Barriga, Fernando; Neira, Maria; Omar, Magdy; Pascale, Antonio; Ruchirawat, Mathuros; Sly, Leith; Sly, Peter D; Van den Berg, Martin; Suk, William A 2015. E-Waste and Harm to Vulnerable Populations: A Growing Global Problem. Environmental health perspectives, ,

Moore, Elizabeth; Blatt, Kaitlin; Chen, Aimin; Van Hook, James; DeFranco, Emily A 2015. Factors Associated with Smoking Cessation in Pregnancy. American journal of perinatology, ,

Romano, Megan E; Webster, Glenys M; Vuong, Ann M; Thomas Zoeller, R; Chen, Aimin; Hoofnagle, Andrew N; Calafat, Antonia M; Karagas, Margaret R; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Braun, Joseph M 2015. Gestational urinary bisphenol A and maternal and newborn thyroid hormone concentrations: the HOME Study. Environmental research, 138 , 453-60

Shen, Yueping; Zheng, Yanmin; Jiang, Jingting; Liu, Yinmei; Luo, Xiaoming; Shen, Zongji; Chen, Xin; Wang, Yan; Dai, Yiheng; Zhao, Jing; Liang, Hong; Chen, Aimin; Yuan, Wei 2015. Higher urinary bisphenol A concentration is associated with unexplained recurrent miscarriage risk: evidence from a case-control study in eastern China. PloS one, 10 5, e0127886

Valent, Amy M; Newman, Tondra; Chen, Aimin; Thompson, Amy; DeFranco, Emily 2015. Gestational age-specific neonatal morbidity among pregnancies complicated by advanced maternal age: a population-based retrospective cohort study. The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, , 1-6

Vuong, Ann M; Webster, Glenys M; Romano, Megan E; Braun, Joseph M; Zoeller, R Thomas; Hoofnagle, Andrew N; Sjödin, Andreas; Yolton, Kimberly; Lanphear, Bruce P; Chen, Aimin 2015. Maternal Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether (PBDE) Exposure and Thyroid Hormones in Maternal and Cord Sera: The HOME Study, Cincinnati, USA. Environmental health perspectives, 123 10, 1079-85

Yang, Shuman; Chen, Aimin; Wu, Tianying 2015. Association of history of fracture with prehypertension and hypertension: a retrospective case-control study. BMC musculoskeletal disorders, 16 , 86

Braun, Joseph M; Kalkbrenner, Amy E; Just, Allan C; Yolton, Kimberly; Calafat, Antonia M; Sjödin, Andreas; Hauser, Russ; Webster, Glenys M; Chen, Aimin; Lanphear, Bruce P 2014. Gestational exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals and reciprocal social, repetitive, and stereotypic behaviors in 4- and 5-year-old children: the HOME study. Environmental health perspectives, 122 5, 513-20

Chen, Aimin; Yolton, Kimberly; Rauch, Stephen A; Webster, Glenys M; Hornung, Richard; Sjödin, Andreas; Dietrich, Kim N; Lanphear, Bruce P 2014. Prenatal polybrominated diphenyl ether exposures and neurodevelopment in U.S. children through 5 years of age: the HOME study. Environmental health perspectives, 122 8, 856-62

Kato, Kayoko; Wong, Lee-Yang; Chen, Aimin; Dunbar, Carmen; Webster, Glenys M; Lanphear, Bruce P; Calafat, Antonia M 2014. Changes in serum concentrations of maternal poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances over the course of pregnancy and predictors of exposure in a multiethnic cohort of Cincinnati, Ohio pregnant women during 2003-2006. Environmental science & technology, 48 16, 9600-8

Khalil, Naila; Chen, Aimin; Lee, Miryoung 2014. Endocrine disruptive compounds and cardio-metabolic risk factors in children. Current opinion in pharmacology, 19C , 120-124

Wang, Yan; Chen, Aimin; Dietrich, Kim N; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Caldwell, Kathleen L; Rogan, Walter J 2014. Postnatal exposure to methyl mercury and neuropsychological development in 7-year-old urban inner-city children exposed to lead in the United States. Child neuropsychology : a journal on normal and abnormal development in childhood and adolescence, 20 5, 527-38

Xu, Xijin; Liu, Junxiao; Zeng, Xiang; Lu, Fangfang; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia 2014. Elevated serum polybrominated diphenyl ethers and alteration of thyroid hormones in children from guiyu, china. PloS one, 9 11, e113699

Cao, Yang; Chen, Aimin; Bottai, Matteo; Caldwell, Kathleen L; Rogan, Walter J 2013. The impact of succimer chelation on blood cadmium in children with background exposures: a randomized trial. The Journal of pediatrics, 163 2, 598-600

Chen, Aimin; Kim, Stephani S; Chung, Ethan; Dietrich, Kim N 2013. Thyroid hormones in relation to lead, mercury, and cadmium exposure in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2007-2008. Environmental health perspectives, 121 2, 181-6

Chen, Aimin; Park, June-Soo; Linderholm, Linda; Rhee, Alexandra; Petreas, Myrto; DeFranco, Emily A; Dietrich, Kim N; Ho, Shuk-Mei 2013. Hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers in paired maternal and cord sera. Environmental science & technology, 47 8, 3902-8

Kamath-Rayne, Beena D; DeFranco, Emily A; Chung, Ethan; Chen, Aimin 2013. Subtypes of preterm birth and the risk of postneonatal death. The Journal of pediatrics, 162 1, 28-34.e2

Kim, Stephani; Arora, Monica; Fernandez, Cristina; Landero, Julio; Caruso, Joseph; Chen, Aimin 2013. Lead, mercury, and cadmium exposure and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children. Environmental research, 126 , 105-10

Haynes, Erin N; Ryan, Pat; Chen, Aimin; Brown, David; Roda, Sandy; Kuhnell, Pierce; Wittberg, Dawn; Terrell, Matthew; Reponen, Tiina 2012. Assessment of personal exposure to manganese in children living near a ferromanganese refinery. The Science of the total environment, 427-428 , 19-25

Loftin, Ryan; Chen, Aimin; Evans, Arthur; DeFranco, Emily 2012. Racial differences in gestational age-specific neonatal morbidity: further evidence for different gestational lengths. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 206 3, 259.e1-6

Xu, Xijin; Yang, Hui; Chen, Aimin; Zhou, Yulin; Wu, Kusheng; Liu, Junxiao; Zhang, Yuling; Huo, Xia 2012. Birth outcomes related to informal e-waste recycling in Guiyu, China. Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.), 33 1, 94-8

Akhtar, Javed I; Irazuzta, Jose; Chen, Aimin 2011. Learner's evaluation in paediatric intensive care unit. Emergency medicine journal : EMJ, 28 9, 758-60

Cao, Yang; Chen, Aimin; Jones, Robert L; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Dietrich, Kim N; Caldwell, Kathleen L; Peddada, Shyamal; Rogan, Walter J 2011. Efficacy of succimer chelation of mercury at background exposures in toddlers: a randomized trial. The Journal of pediatrics, 158 3, 480-485.e1

Chen, Aimin; Chung, Ethan; DeFranco, Emily A; Pinney, Susan M; Dietrich, Kim N 2011. Serum PBDEs and age at menarche in adolescent girls: analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2004. Environmental research, 111 6, 831-7

Chen, Aimin; Dietrich, Kim N; Huo, Xia; Ho, Shuk-mei 2011. Developmental neurotoxicants in e-waste: an emerging health concern. Environmental health perspectives, 119 4, 431-8

Haynes, Erin N; Chen, Aimin; Ryan, Patrick; Succop, Paul; Wright, John; Dietrich, Kim N 2011. Exposure to airborne metals and particulate matter and risk for youth adjudicated for criminal activity. Environmental research, 111 8, 1243-8

Liang, Hong; Gao, Er-sheng; Chen, Ai-min; Luo, Lin; Cheng, Yi-min; Yuan, Wei 2011. Mifepristone-induced abortion and vaginal bleeding in subsequent pregnancy. Contraception, 84 6, 609-14

Liu, Junxiao; Xu, Xijin; Wu, Kusheng; Piao, Zhongxian; Huang, Jinrong; Guo, Yongyong; Li, Weiqiu; Zhang, Yuling; Chen, Aimin; Huo, Xia 2011. Association between lead exposure from electronic waste recycling and child temperament alterations. Neurotoxicology, 32 4, 458-64

Shen, Xuedong; Nair, Chandra K; Aronow, Wilbert S; Holmberg, Mak J; Reddy, Madhu; Anand, Kishley; Hee, Tom; Chen, Aimin; Fang, Xiang; Maciejewski, Stephanie; Esterbrooks, Dennis J 2011. A new baseline scoring system may help to predict response to cardiac resynchronization therapy. Archives of medical science : AMS, 7 4, 627-33

Alla, Venkata M; Anand, Kishlay; Hundal, Mandeep; Chen, Aimin; Karnam, Showri; Hee, Tom; Hunter, Claire; Mooss, Aryan N; Esterbrooks, Dennis; Mohiuddin, Syed M 2010. Impact of moderate to severe renal impairment on mortality and appropriate shocks in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators. Cardiology research and practice, 2010 , 150285

Cao, Yang; Chen, Aimin; Jones, Robert L; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Caldwell, Kathleen L; Dietrich, Kim N; Rogan, Walter J 2010. Does background postnatal methyl mercury exposure in toddlers affect cognition and behavior? Neurotoxicology, 31 1, 1-9

Guo, Yongyong; Huo, Xia; Li, Yan; Wu, Kusheng; Liu, Junxiao; Huang, Jingrong; Zheng, Guina; Xiao, Qiongna; Yang, Hui; Wang, Yuanping; Chen, Aimin; Xu, Xijin 2010. Monitoring of lead, cadmium, chromium and nickel in placenta from an e-waste recycling town in China. The Science of the total environment, 408 16, 3113-7

Ma, Jun; Lu, Hui-Yuan; Xia, Yan-Kai; Dong, Hui-Bin; Gu, Ai-Hua; Li, Zi-Yin; Li, Zhong; Chen, Ai-Min; Wang, Xin-Ru; Wang, Shou-Lin 2010. BCL2 Ala43Thr is a functional variant associated with protection against azoospermia in a Han-Chinese population. Biology of reproduction, 83 4, 656-62

Miao, Mao-Hua; Gao, Er-Sheng; Chen, Ai-Min; Luo, Lin; Cheng, Yi-Min; Yuan, Wei 2010. Mifepristone-induced abortion and duration of third stage labour in a subsequent pregnancy. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, 24 2, 125-30

Cao, Yang; Chen, Aimin; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Dietrich, Kim N; Jones, Robert L; Caldwell, Kathleen; Rogan, Walter J 2009. Postnatal cadmium exposure, neurodevelopment, and blood pressure in children at 2, 5, and 7 years of age. Environmental health perspectives, 117 10, 1580-6

Chen, Aimin; Feresu, Shingairai A; Barsoom, Michael J 2009. Heterogeneity of preterm birth subtypes in relation to neonatal death. Obstetrics and gynecology, 114 3, 516-22

Chen, Aimin; Feresu, Shingairai A; Fernandez, Cristina; Rogan, Walter J 2009. Maternal obesity and the risk of infant death in the United States. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 20 1, 74-81

Chen, Aimin; Klebanoff, Mark A; Basso, Olga 2009. Pre-pregnancy body mass index change between pregnancies and preterm birth in the following pregnancy. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, 23 3, 207-15

Eskenazi, Brenda; Chevrier, Jonathan; Rosas, Lisa Goldman; Anderson, Henry A; Bornman, Maria S; Bouwman, Henk; Chen, Aimin; Cohn, Barbara A; de Jager, Christiaan; Henshel, Diane S; Leipzig, Felicia; Leipzig, John S; Lorenz, Edward C; Snedeker, Suzanne M; Stapleton, Darwin 2009. The Pine River statement: human health consequences of DDT use. Environmental health perspectives, 117 9, 1359-67

Gonsalves, Wilson I; Cornish, Nancy; Moore, Michael; Chen, Aimin; Varman, Meera 2009. Effects of volume and site of blood draw on blood culture results. Journal of clinical microbiology, 47 11, 3482-5

Pomajzl, R J; Varman, M; Holst, A; Chen, A 2009. Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS)--incidence and etiologies at a regional Children's Hospital in 2001-2006. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology, 28 12, 1431-5

Zhu, Qian-Xi; Gao, Er-Sheng; Chen, Ai-Min; Luo, Lin; Cheng, Yi-Min; Yuan, Wei 2009. Mifepristone-induced abortion and placental complications in subsequent pregnancy. Human reproduction (Oxford, England), 24 2, 315-9

Chen, Aimin; Basso, Olga 2007. Does low maternal blood pressure during pregnancy increase the risk of perinatal death? Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 18 5, 619-22

Chen, Aimin; Cai, Bo; Dietrich, Kim N; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Rogan, Walter J 2007. Lead exposure, IQ, and behavior in urban 5- to 7-year-olds: does lead affect behavior only by lowering IQ? Pediatrics, 119 3, e650-8

Chen, Aimin; Pennell, Michael L; Klebanoff, Mark A; Rogan, Walter J; Longnecker, Matthew P 2006. Maternal smoking during pregnancy in relation to child overweight: follow-up to age 8 years. International journal of epidemiology, 35 1, 121-30

Chen, Aimin; Rhoads, George G; Cai, Bo; Salganik, Mikhail; Rogan, Walter J 2006. The effect of chelation on blood pressure in lead-exposed children: a randomized study. Environmental health perspectives, 114 4, 579-83

Chen, Aimin; Schwarz, Donald; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Rogan, Walter J 2006. Maternal IQ, child IQ, behavior, and achievement in urban 5-7 year olds. Pediatric research, 59 3, 471-7

Chen, Aimin; Dietrich, Kim N; Ware, James H; Radcliffe, Jerilynn; Rogan, Walter J 2005. IQ and blood lead from 2 to 7 years of age: are the effects in older children the residual of high blood lead concentrations in 2-year-olds? Environmental health perspectives, 113 5, 597-601

Chen, Aimin; Rogan, Walter J 2005. Improving behavior of lead-exposed children: micronutrient supplementation, chelation, or prevention. The Journal of pediatrics, 147 5, 570-1

Chen, Aimin; Zhang, Jun; Zhou, Lifeng; Gao, Er-Sheng; Chen, Li; Rogan, Walter J; Wolff, Mary S 2005. DDT serum concentration and menstruation among young Chinese women. Environmental research, 99 3, 397-402

Rogan, Walter J; Chen, Aimin 2005. Health risks and benefits of bis(4-chlorophenyl)-1,1,1-trichloroethane (DDT). Lancet, 366 9487, 763-73

Chen, Aimin; Rogan, Walter J 2004. Breastfeeding and the risk of postneonatal death in the United States. Pediatrics, 113 5, e435-9

Chen, Aimin; Rogan, Walter J 2004. Isoflavones in soy infant formula: a review of evidence for endocrine and other activity in infants. Annual review of nutrition, 24 , 33-54

Chen, Aimin; Yuan, Wei; Meirik, Olav; Wang, Xianmi; Wu, Shi-Zhong; Zhou, Lifeng; Luo, Lin; Gao, Ersheng; Cheng, Yimin 2004. Mifepristone-induced early abortion and outcome of subsequent wanted pregnancy. American journal of epidemiology, 160 2, 110-7

Chen, Aimin; Rogan, Walter J 2003. Nonmalarial infant deaths and DDT use for malaria control. Emerging infectious diseases, 9 8, 960-4