Department of Public Health Sciences

Rebecca J. Schmidt

  Assistant Professor, PhD
  Division of Epidemiology
  Division of Environmental and Occupational Health
  530-752-3226
  rjschmidt@ucdavis.edu
Molecular epidemiology, gene by environment interaction in the etiology of reproductive and child developmental outcomes, and related mechanisms. Currently examining the role of maternal nutrients, particularly folate and other B-complex vitamins, as they impact child neurodevelopment, potentially though epigenetic DNA methylation pathways.