Event Details - ExpiredAir Pollution & Human Health | IIES Online Seminar Series | Feb 20-May 2, 2019

February 20, 2019 - May 2, 2019

Location

Venue:   Online

IIES WINTER 2019 ONLINE SEMINAR SERIES
AIR POLLUTION & HUMAN HEALTH

COURSE COORDINATORS:

HUY DANG, HUYDANG@TRENTU.CA
XIAOWEN ZENG, zxw63@mail.sysu.edu.cn

The IIES is pleased to offer an online seminar series titled, “Air Pollution & Human Health”. The series runs every Wednesday from February 20 to May 2, 2019 (May 2 is a Thursday, due to international holiday on May 1).

Contributors: York University, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Hong Kong Polytechnique University, Saint Louis University, Peking University, University of Eastern Finland, University of Melbourne, Central China Normal University and Fudan University.

Each week join a faculty member from one of the contributing universities share their research and expertise. Lectures run approximately 30-40 minutes with a Q&A to follow. The talks are FREE and are available to anyone interested. The seminars will be LIVE each week and will begin at:

08h00 EST (Canada/US) *Be sure to verify with your local time

PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK TO ACCESS THE SEMINAR SERIES:

https://trentu.zoom.us/j/683842567

For this series, the IIES will be awarding a Certificate of Completion to those who participate eight or more weeks.

Series Schedule:

DATE      PART LECTURE  TITLE LECTURER

AFFILIATION

FEB 20

PART I | THE AIR WE BREATHE

1 Air Pollution and human health impacts Prof. Shyamali Dharmage/ Dr. Gayan Bowatte University of Melbourne (Australia)
FEB 27 2 Chemistry of the atmosphere Prof. Robert McLaren York University (Canada)
MAR 06 3 Quantifying the health risks from air pollution Prof. Zhengmin Qian Saint Louis University (USA)
MAR 13 4 Air particle sampling and collection Dr. Ari Leskinen Finnish Meteorological Institute (Finland)
MAR 20

PART II | OUTDOOR AIR POLLUTION

5 The Health Effects of Indoor Particles Exposure and the Intervention Prof. Zhuohui Zhao Fudan University (China)
MAR 27 6 Exposure to Air Pollution Mixtures in an Indigenous Community in the Heart of the Oil Sands Prof. Jeffrey Brook University of Toronto (Canada)
APR 03 7 Health impact of China’s Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan Prof. Guoxing Li Peking University School of Public Health (China)
APR 10 8 Air Pollution and Cardiorespiratory Disease and Cancer Prof. Caroline Lodge University of Melbourne (Australia)
APR 17

PART II | Continued

9 Air Pollution and Central Nervous System Diseases Prof. Katja Kanninen University of Eastern Finland (Finland)
APR 24 10 Differential Toxicities and Contributing Chemicals in Urban PM2.5 of China Prof. Xiang-dong Li Hong Kong Polytechnique University (China)
MAY 02 11 The Indoor Air Pollutants and their Toxicity Prof. Rui Li Central China Normal University (China)

 

Lecture 1 | Introduction to Air Pollution and Human Health | Dr. Gayan Bowatte/Melbourne

Lecture 2 | Chemistry of the Atmosphere | Prof. Robert McLaren/York

Lecture 3 | Quantifying the health risks from air pollution | Prof. Zhengmin Qian/Saint Louis University

Lecture 4 | Air particle sampling and collection | Dr. Ari Leskinen/FMI

Lecture 5 |The Health Effects of Indoor Particles Exposure and the Intervention | Prof. Zhuohui Zhao/Fudan University

Lecture 6 | Exposure to Air Pollution Mixtures in an Indigenous Community in the Heart of the Oil Sands | Prof. Jeffrey Brook/University of Toronto

Lecture 7 | Health impact of China’s Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan | Prof. Guoxing Li/Peking University

https://youtu.be/JG-tmsPgXEs 

Lecture 8 | Air Pollution and Cardiorespiratory Disease and Cancer | Prof. Caroline Lodge/University of Melbourne

https://youtu.be/AR_Jmu5P4so 

Lecture 9 | Air Pollution and Central Nervous System Diseases | Prof. Katja Kanninen/University of Eastern Finland

https://youtu.be/YuoTpekxwnw

Lecture 10 | Differential Toxicities and Contributing Chemicals in Urban PM2.5 of China | Prof. Xiang-dong Li/Hong Kong Polytechnic University

https://youtu.be/rrEsVgUjfzU 

Lecture 11 | Indoor Air Pollutants and their toxicity | Prof. Rui Li/Central China Normal University

https://youtu.be/zq0rCIBigVI