January 18, 2019
IIES WINTER 2019 ONLINE SEMINAR SERIES
AIR POLLUTION & HUMAN HEALTH
COURSE COORDINATOR: HUY DANG, HUYDANG@TRENTU.CA
The IIES is pleased to offer another online seminar series. The course titled, “Air Pollution & Human Health” will run every Wednesday from February 20 to May 2, 2019.
Contributors: York University, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Hong Kong Polytechnique University, Université de Québec à Montréal, Peking 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
For this series, the IIES will be awarding a Certificate of Completion to those who participate eight or more weeks.
PART I | THE AIR WE BREATHE
|1||Air Pollution experimental characterization and modelled health impacts||TBA|
|FEB 27||2||Chemistry of the atmosphere||Prof. Robert McLaren||York University (Canada)|
|MAR 06||3||Quantifying the health risks from air pollution||TBA|
|MAR 13||4||Air particle sampling and collection||Dr. Ari Leskinen||Finnish Meteorological Institute (Finland)|
PART II | OUTDOOR AIR POLLUTION
|5||Differential Toxicities and Contributing Chemicals in Urban PM2.5 of China||Prof. Xiang-dong Li||Hong Kong Polytechnique University (China)|
|MAR 27||6||Tracing sources of air pollution||Prof Widory David||University de Quebec a Montreal
|APR 03||7||Health impact of China’s Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan||Prof. Guoxing Li||Peking University School of Public Health
|APR 10||8||Forecasting pollution in the future||TBA|
PART III | INDOOR AIR POLLUTION
|9||Indoor Environment and Occupational health||TBA|
|APR 24||10||The health effect of indoor particles exposure and the intervention||Prof. Zhuohui Zhao||Fudan University (China)|
|MAY 02||11||Chemical composition of e-cigarette and related human health||TBA|