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Safe Homes and Hospitals 

The Lowell Center’s research promotes practices, products and policies that support occupational safety, environmental safety and patient safety in both home care and hospitals. Visit the Safe Homes and Hospitals website.

Disease Prevention 

The Lowell Center is focused on the prevention of asthma and cancer:

  • Through research, systems analysis and strategic convening of stakeholders, we are leading a first-in-the-nation effort to reduce the onset of new asthma cases. Learn more. 
  • Driven by conviction that the rise in incidence of many cancers can’t be solved by better treatments, we are mining the science on the role of exposures to toxics, and driving solutions among consumers, businesses and health care at the local, state and national levels to prevent cancer. Learn more.