Let Kids Play: A Lens Towards Equity

Status: Current

Grant Start: 09/01/2022

Grant End: 08/31/2024

This award aims to evaluate the association between outdoor time and microbiome diversity in early childhood, and whether results differ by family socioeconomic status and race.


  • Tiny Trees

Funding Sponsors

  • Private - George B. Storer Foundation

Communities Involved

  • Historically marginalized communities

Study Locations

  • Washington

Study Type

  • Observational study

Study Characteristics

  • Ages 0-18

Principal Investigator(s)

Team Member(s)

Heath Research Initiatives

  • Urban

Focus Areas

  • Child development
  • Climate change and health
  • Health disparities
  • Mental health
  • Stress