Event Details - ActiveAir Pollution & Human Health | IIES Online Seminar Series

January 18, 2019

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Venue:   Online

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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.

Tentative Schedule:

DATE      PART LECTURE    SUGGESTED TOPIC LECTURER

AFFILIATION

FEB 20

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)
MAR 20

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

(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 Forecasting pollution in the future TBA
APR 17

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