Conditions Affecting Neurocognitive Development and Learning in Early Childhood

Who We Are

CANDLE Directors: Meet the CANDLE Leadership.

University of Tennessee Health Science Center: Explore all that UTHSC has to offer.

Department of Preventive MedicineThe Department of Preventive Medicine is part of the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. The department includes biostatisticians, epidemiologists, physicians, psychologists, and professionals of other fields whose work is oriented toward disease prevention and health promotion.

The Urban Child Institute: Promoting optimal brain development from conception to age 3.

CANDLE PartnersThe CANDLE partners have been crucial in collecting maternal and infant specimens through our CANDLE baby's births.

CANDLE InvestigatorsMeet the many investigators working on CANDLE.