Entries by Eleanor Setton

IN MEMORIAM | FRANCES SILVERMAN

FRANCES SOMMERFREUND SILVERMAN 1942–2018 A memorial service will be held at the Congregation of Or Shalom, 534 Huron Street, London, Ontario. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Professor Silverman to the Occupational and Environmental Health Trust Fund of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health (https://donate.utoronto.ca/give/show/207).   Frances Sommerfreund Silverman […]

Travel Awards Available

Post-doctoral, graduate and undergraduate students who are developing data for CANUE, or who have used our data to produce new research are eligible to apply for a student travel award. We will provide up to $2,500 toward the costs of presenting at a conference (travel, hotel, and registration fees) or visiting a research team at […]

CIHR OPERATING GRANT FOR CANUE DATA: WEBINAR AUGUST 17 | 2018

DOWNLOAD THE WEBINAR SLIDES DOWNLOAD THE WEBINAR AUDIO FILE The Canadian Institutes for Health Research has announced a new Operating Grant Competition for data analysis using existing databases and cohorts. We are especially proud to be the focus of two grants available under the Environments and Health Signature Initiatives portion of this competition. CANUE data have […]

Using Sensors to Assess Environmental Exposures | May 15 | 2018

CANUE member Dr. Michael Jerrett presents at the National Academies of Sciences Engineering and Medicine – Geographical Sciences Committee Meeting, May 2018. Hear Dr. Jerrett’s thoughts on how we deal with individual movements through time and space, what that means for environmental exposures, and how we capture data to characterize exposures for health studies.