Dr. Neary is the Wisconsin representative for Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU), Region 5, a joint venture of AAP and EPA. Dr. Neary is also co-president of the Wisconsin Environmental Health Network and Professor Emerita at the University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics. After practicing general pediatrics for many years, Dr. Neary devoted herself to environmental issues that impact the health of children. She teaches environmental health to pediatric residents and medical students, and she has testified numerous times to the Wisconsin State Legislature on lead and other environmental toxicants impacting children.
Dr. Neary will be discussing “Children’s Exposure to Environmental Pollutants . . . What’s a Pediatrician’s Role” during Seminars in Pediatrics 2020.