Pediatrics – The Lead Clinic
Sean Palfrey, MD
Boston Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
Dr. Palfrey is a general pediatrician and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and of Public Health at Boston University. He has run lead poisoning prevention programs in Central Massachusetts and in Boston since the late 1970s, has served as president of the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, as well as member of regional committees on Environmental Health.
Euridice Leite and Pierre Dormeus work with the Boston Lead Poisoning Prevention Program at the Boston Public Health Commission, and coordinate the evaluation and environmental services relating to lead in housing and children and families affected by exposure to lead in their environments.
Children should be referred to this Lead Clinic by their primary care clinicians.