Event Details - UpcomingEnvironmental & Human Health Risk Assessment E-Course

October 24, 2018 - January 16, 2019

Location

Venue:   Online

Ticket Type Price Qty
Free Registration show details + $0.00 (CAD)  

IIES FALL 2018 E-LECTURE SERIES
ENVIRONMENTAL & HUMAN HEALTH RISK ASSESSMENT

COURSE COORDINATOR: HUY DANG, HUYDANG@TRENTU.CA

The IIES is pleased to offer a new e-course to our online lecture series. The course titled, “Environmental & Health Risk Assessment” will run every Wednesday from October 24, 2018, to January 16, 2019. The lectures will be recorded each week and posted below.

PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK EACH WEEK TO CONNECT TO THE LECTURE: Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android: https://trentu.zoom.us/j/352347342

Contributors: University Tübingen; Terragraphics International Foundation (TIFO); University of Twente; Keele University; University of Waterloo; Herriot-Watt University; University of Edinburgh; Johns Hopkins University and BGC Engineering and University of Manitoba

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 lectures are FREE and are available to anyone interested. The lectures will be LIVE each week and will begin at:

08h00 EST (Canada/US)
13h00 BST 
14h00 CEST
15h00 EEST
19h00 ICT 
20h00 CST (all of China, Taiwan and Macau)

Be sure to register online before the e-course begins.

DATE

PART TOPIC LECTURE TITLE LECTURER

AFFILIATION

Oct 24 I Introduction to Risk Assessment

1

Introductory Lecture Dr. Beate Escher University Tübingen, Germany
Oct 31 I

2

Environmental health risk assessment, management and communication Dr. Casey Bartrem Terragraphics International Foundation (TIFO)
Nov 7 I

3

Analysing changing Multi-Hazard Risk for Decision Making Dr. Cees van Westen University of Twente, Netherlands
Nov 14 I

4

Environmental Impact Assessment Dr. Ian Oliver Keele University, UK
Nov 21 PART II Environmental, Health, and Social Risks 5 Water system and society Dr. Larry Swatuk University of Waterloo, Canada
Nov 28 II 6 Cancer risks from workplace and environmental chemicals Dr. John Cherrie Herriot-Watt University, UK
Dec 5 II 7 Seismic hazards and risks from earthquakes Dr. Ian Main University of Edinburgh, UK
Dec 12 II 8 Quantifying the health risks from air pollution Dr. Mathew Heal University of Edinburgh, UK
Dec 19 PART III Management of Emergent Risks 9 Occurrence of antimicrobial resistance genes in aquatic systems Dr. Edward Bouwer and Ms. Hannah Gray Johns Hopkins University, USA
Jan 9 III 10 Permafrost Engineering and Periglacial Risks Dr. Lukas Arenson BGC Engineering and University of Manitoba, Canada
Jan 16 III 11 How safe are nanomaterials? Dr. Iseult Lynch University of Birmingham, UK

 

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