Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment


What could be the source of higher blood lead level in pregnant women? »

July 18, 2018

Study by Stephen Luby analysis the factors contributing to a high level lead in the blood of pregnant women in Bangladesh.

By Afrose Jahan Chaity, Dhaka Tribune

Rural pregnant women in Bangladesh exposed to lead poisoning »

June 22, 2018

Study by Stephen Luby is mentioned.

By Manzur H Maswood, New Age Bangladesh

Coverage: Q&A with Stanford epidemiologist and Nipah expert Stephen Luby on New Virus Outbreak  »

May 25, 2018

A recent outbreak of Nipah in South India has renewed interest in the virus, which has a mortality rate of up to 70 percent and has no vaccine or cure.

Can sanitation reduce stunting? »

February 15, 2018

Stephen Luby new study on growth and sanitation is mentioned.

By Priyanka Pulla, The Hindu

Radically cleaner environment may be essential to cut childhood stunting »

February 6, 2018

Stephen Luby study on childhood growth and development is mentioned.

By International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Relief Web

Link between sanitation, stunting questioned »

February 2, 2018

Stephen Luby's study on WASH interventions is mentioned.

By Priyanka Pulla, The Hindu

Born in Bangladesh, a Brick-Making Revolution »

October 19, 2017

Research by Stephen Luby is mentioned.

Global Health Now

Researchers Aim to Clean up South Asia's Dirty Kilns »

October 18, 2017

Stephen Luby study on mapping kilns in South Asia is mentioned

Learning English

Stanford University Researchers Tackle Pollution From Artisanal Brick Kilns to Save the Environment and Improve Health »

September 28, 2017

A Stanford team lead by Stephen Luby have created a way to map the location of brick kilns using remote satellite detection

By Susan Chu, The University Network

Researchers Aim to Clean Up South Asia's Dirty Brick Kilns »

September 27, 2017

Story about major pollution challenge features work of Stanford researchers.

By Steve Baragona, Voice of America

Mapping brick kilns to improve health of people and the environment »

September 20, 2017

A teeam lead by Stephen Luby has created a way to identify brick kilns using satellite imagery

By Rachel Leslie, Stanford Medicine

Stanford Researchers Aim to Promote Cleaner Technologies in Brick Kiln Industry »

September 15, 2017

Stephen Luby along with a team of Stanford scientist, engineers and satellite data experts have created a system to map and

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Cleaning Poop from Drinking Water »

July 30, 2015

Interviews Woods Senior Fellows Stephen Luby and Jenna Davis and Woods Research Associate Amy Pickering about their work with the Lotus Water Project. 

By Lauren Farrar, KQED | Quest Science

Is Targeting Access to Sanitation Enough? »

October 10, 2014

Commentary by Senior Fellow Stephen Luby (Medicine) explaining why many well-funded sanitation programs may actually be misg

By Stephen Luby, The Lancet

Study Finds Alarming Level of Lead in Pregnant Women »

August 22, 2014

Discusses interim results of Environmental Venture Project-supported

By Rafe Sadnan Adel, Dhaka Tribune

Poor Sanitation in India May Afflict Well-Fed Children With Malnutrition »

July 13, 2014

Quotes Senior Fellow Stephen Luby (Medicine) on sanitation's impact on childhood stunting.

By Gardiner Harris, New York Times

Are Antibacterial Soaps Really Better? »

December 20, 2013

Senior Fellow Stephen Luby discusses Food and Drug Administration action on active ingredients in antibacterial soaps

By Ashley P. Taylor, Popular Mechanics