News Archive - Media Coverage of PROTECT


CDC Recommends DEET to Control Zika - April 19, 2016

PROTECT’s Dr. José Cordero Appears on NPR to Discuss Puerto Rico’s Efforts Against the Zika Virus - February 5, 2016

PROTECT researcher’s work published in Science - September 16, 2014

PROTECT researchers quoted in Washington Post - September 5, 2014

August 2014 Spotlight: “Born Too Soon” – PROTECT featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education - July 28, 2014

June 2014 Spotlight: PROTECT awarded five-year renewal grant - June 4, 2014

December Highlight: PROTECT publishes new findings on Environmental Phthalate Exposure and Preterm Birth - November 21, 2013

PROTECT featured in Puerto Rico newspaper - August 4, 2013

PROTECT Research Highlighted on Puerto Rican TV News - April 12, 2013

Jose Cordero quoted in Fox News Article on Preterm Birth - November 19, 2012

Meeker quoted on CNN - June 28, 2011

PROTECT researchers, work profiled in Puerto Rico’s largest newspaper - May 9, 2011

Dorothy Vesper and student highlighted in WVU Magazine - December 3, 2010

PROTECT featured in Engineering@Northeastern - November 30, 2010

Jose Cordero leads symposium on premature birth prevention strategies - September 10, 2010

John Meeker featured in several recent articles - August 27, 2010

PROTECT profiled by Associated Press - May 16, 2010

Northeastern awarded $9.9 million NIH grant - April 15, 2010

PROTECT Co-Director Cordero speaks on Children’s Health - March 5, 2010

Chemicals May Play a Role in Pre-Term Births - July 10, 2009

Phthalates May Play a Role in Pre-Term Births - July 7, 2009