About the research team Professor Vinceti is a Medical Doctor and an Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia Medical School, Italy. Professor Vinceti also holds an adjunct position at the Department of Epidemiology of the Boston University School of Public Health. The project will involve international collaborators who will analyse and test samples for pollutant chemicals in cutting edge laboratories. This includes Professor Silvia Fustinoni at the University of Milan Medical School, Professor Bernhard Michalke at the German Research Center for Environmental Health – Helmholtz Zentrum München, and Professor Aristides Tsatsakis at the Laboratory of Toxicology of the University of Crete Medical School. This project will also involve Professor Susan Fairweather-Tait at the University of East Anglia and Professor Lauren Wise at Boston University School of Public Health, who will analyse the dietary intake factors of nutritional and toxicological interest.