Entries by Eleanor Setton

Clearing the Air: How electric vehicles and cleaner trucks can reduce pollution, improve health and save lives | July 8th | 2020

  JULY 8TH (10am pacific | 1pm eastern) CANCELLED A recording of a previous webinar featuring this report is available  here.  Understanding the benefits of cleaner air and how we can achieve lower pollution levels is key to effective healthy policy. “Clearing the Air: How electric vehicles and cleaner trucks can reduce pollution, improve health […]

Linked CANUE and administrative health databases: PopDataBC, MCHP and NB_IRDT | March 27th | 2020

Linked CANUE and administrative health databases: PopDataBC and MCHP March 27th (9 am pacific | 12 noon eastern)   DOWNLOAD SLIDES     DOWNLOAD AUDIO   Linkage of CANUE exposure data with provincially managed administrative health databases offers new and exciting opportunities for environmental health research. To date, CANUE data has been linked to data held […]

Environmental health research opportunities through CPTP and CANUE | February 13th | 2020

About the Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Brook Dr. Jeffrey Brook is CANUE’s Principal Investigator and Scientific Director. He is also an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry. He has 25 years of experience as an Environment Canada scientist working at the […]

Making the Most of Residential History | February 4th | 2020

  It’s a fact – people move! Join our panel of experts to hear more about how this impacts environmental health research, and how you can take advantage of residential history data now in Canada’s major cohorts. DOWNLOAD SLIDES        DOWNLOAD AUDIO Why do we care about residential history? Paul Villeneuve,  Professor in the […]

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CIHR Data Analysis Grants | June 26th | 2019

  The Canadian Institutes for Health Research has announced a new Operating Grant Competition for data analysis using existing databases and cohorts. The intent of this funding opportunity is to highlight and encourage the use of previously funded cohort, administrative, and survey data. There will be three funding streams; one stream in cancer prevention and […]