Data held by CANUE has been provided to over 200 unique research projects and over 275 investigators and students. These projects have examined the impacts of a vast array of urban environmental exposures on different chronic and acute health outcomes throughout the lifecourse. The table below provides an overview of peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, student theses, and conference abstracts using of CANUE data.


Gupta, N., et al. 2021Gendering Neighbourhood Marginalization Metrics in Mental Health Services Research: A Cross-Sectional Exploration of a Rural and Small Urban PopulationInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Jarvis, I., et al. 2021Assessing the association between lifetime exposure to greenspace and early childhood development and the mediation effects of air pollution and noise in Canada: a population-based birth cohort studyThe Lancet Planetary Health Article
Hara, S.2021Développement d’un outil intégratif d’aide à la décision sur les impacts cumulatifs de l'exploitation des ressources naturelles au Nouveau-BrunswickUniversité de MonctonThesis
Wiley, E. R. 2021Residential Greenness and Substance UseThe University of Western Ontario
Zhao, N., et al. 2021Tree characteristics and environmental noise in complex urban settings – A case study from Montreal, CanadaEnvironmental Research Article
Grant, A., et al. 2021Fine Particulate Matter and Age-Related Eye Disease: The Canadian Longitudinal Study on AgingInvestigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (I.O.V.S) Article
Bouliane, K. J.2021An exploration of climate-relevant databases in British Columbia : laying the groundwork for future researchUniversity of British Columbia
Sekhon, K.2021The role of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the relationship between air pollution and cardiovascular diseaseMcGill University
Griffith, L. E., et al. 2021Frailty differences across population characteristics associated with health inequality: a cross-sectional analysis of baseline data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)BMJ Journals Article
Marmureanu, C.2021The Effect of Vegetation on Student Achievement in the Toronto District School BoardUniversity of Toronto
Nichani, V., et al.2021Associations between neighbourhood built characteristics and sedentary behaviours among Canadian men and women: Findings from Alberta's tomorrow projectPreventive Medicine Article
To, T., et al.2021Does Exposure to Air Pollution Increase the Risk of Acute Care in Young Children with Asthma? An Ontario, Canada StudyEnvironmental Research Article
Harrigan, S.2021Built environment and post-menopausal breast cancer risk : analysis of a linked British Columbian cohortUniversity of British Columbia
Ezeugwu, V. E., et al.2021Influence of Neighborhood Characteristics and Weather on Movement Behaviors at Age 3 and 5 Years in a Longitudinal Birth CohortJournal of Physical Activity and Health Article
Stieb, D. M., et al.2021Within-city Variation in Reactive Oxygen Species from Fine Particle Air Pollution and COVID-19American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Journal Article
Girouard, E., et al.2021Les microparticules aériennes augmentent la prévalence de sclérose en plaquesRevue NeurologiqueRevue NeurologiqueJournal Article
Yu, J., et al.2021Geospatial indicators of exposure, sensitivity, and adaptive capacity to assess neighbourhood variation in vulnerability to climate change-related health hazardsEnvironmental Health Article
Weldrick, R.2021Alone in a Crowd: Social Isolation, Place, and Connection in Later LifeMcMaster University
Liu, Y., et al.2021Integrating random forests and propagation models for high-resolution noise mappingEnvironmental Research Article
Cottagiri, S. A., et al.2021Are school-based measures of walkability and greenness associated with modes of commuting to school? Findings from a student survey in Ontario, CanadaCanadian Journal of Public Health Article
Brook, J. R., et al.2021Centralizing environmental datasets to support (inter)national chronic disease research: Values, challenges, and recommendationsEnvironmental Epidemiology Article
Dores, A. K., et al.2021Outdoor Air Pollution and Depression in Canada: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study from 2011 to 2016International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Crouse, D. L., et al.2021Residential greenness and indicators of stress and mental well-being in a Canadian national-level surveyEnvironmental Research Article
Elten, M., et al.2021Residential Greenspace in Childhood Reduces Risk of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Population-Based Cohort StudyOfficial journal of the American College of Gastroenterology | ACG Article
To, T., et al.2021UV, ozone, and COVID-19 transmission in Ontario, Canada using generalised linear modelsEnvironmental Research Article
Giang, a., et al.2020Cumulative air pollution indicators highlight unique patterns of
injustice in urban Canada
Environmental Research Letters Article
Buteau, S., et al.2020Air pollution from industries and asthma onset in childhood: A population-based birth cohort study using dispersion modelingEnvironmental Research Article
Cooper, M. J., et al.2020Inferring ground-level nitrogen dioxide concentrations at fine spatial resolution applied to the TROPOMI satellite instrumentEnvironmental Research Letters Article
Crouse, D. L., et al.2020Evaluating the Sensitivity of PM2.5–Mortality Associations to the Spatial and Temporal Scale of Exposure AssessmentEpidemiology Article
Davis, Z.2020Leaf the kids outdoors : approaches and enquiries in quantifying natural environments for healthUniversity of British Columbia
Doiron, D., et al.2020Healthy built environment: Spatial patterns and relationships of multiple exposures and deprivation in Toronto, Montreal and VancouverEnvironment International Article
Elten, M.2020The Association Between Environmental Factors and the Risk of Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseUniversity of Ottawa
Elten, M., et al.2020Ambient air pollution and the risk of pediatric-onset inflammatory bowel disease: A population-based cohort studyEnvironment International Article
Foroughi, I., et al.2020Healthcare Service Use for Mood and Anxiety Disorders Following Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Cohort Study of the Role of Neighbourhood Socioenvironmental Characteristics in a Largely Rural PopulationInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Hobin, E., et al.2020Physical activity trails in an urban setting and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: a study protocol for a natural experimentBMJ Open Article
Hyder, A., et al.2020Translational data analytics in exposure science and environmental health: a citizen science approach with high school studentsEnvironmental Health Article
Jarvis, I., et al.2020Greenspace access does not correspond to nature exposure: Measures of urban natural space with implications for health researchLandscape and Urban Planning Article
Jarvis, I., et al.2020Different types of urban natural environments influence various dimensions of self-reported healthEnvironmental Research Article
Johnson, M., et al.2020Traffic‐Related Air Pollution and Carotid Plaque Burden in a Canadian City With Low‐Level Ambient PollutionJournal of the American Heart Association Article
Lauriola, P., et al.2020Advancing Global Health through Environmental and Public Health TrackingInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Basel Article
Lavigne, E., et al.2020Ambient ultrafine particle concentrations and incidence of childhood cancersEnvironment International Article
Liu, Y., et al.2020Comparison of land use regression and random forests models on estimating noise levels in five Canadian citiesEnvironmental Pollution Article
Lukmanji, A., et al.2020The Association of Active Living Environments and Mental Health: A Canadian Epidemiological AnalysisInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Michaux, M.2020Exploring spatio-temporal patterns and environmental determinants of pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease in British ColumbiaUniversity of British Columbia
Mitra, R., et al.2020Healthy movement behaviours in children and youth during the COVID-19 pandemic: Exploring the role of the neighbourhood environmentHealth & Place Article
Moossavi, S., et al.2020Human milk fungi: environmental determinants and inter-kingdom associations with milk bacteria in the CHILD Cohort StudyBMC Microbiology Article
Nichani, V., et al.2020Associations between the neighbourhood characteristics and body mass index, waist circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio: Findings from Alberta's Tomorrow ProjectHealth & Place Article
O’Rourke, N., et al.2020Constraints to active transportation in older adults across four neighbourhoods: a descriptive study from CanadaCities & Health Article
Patrick, D. M., et al.2020Decreasing antibiotic use, the gut microbiota, and asthma incidence in children: evidence from population-based and prospective cohort studiesThe Lancet Respiratory Medicine Article
Petropoulos, Z. E., et al.2020Characterizing community-wide housing attributes using georeferenced street-level photographyJournal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology Article
Rugel, E. J., et al.2020Quiet, clean, green, and active: A Navigation Guide systematic review of the impacts of spatially correlated urban exposures on a range of physical health outcomesEnvironmental Research Article
Stahre Wästberg, B., et al.2020A User-Based Look at Visualization Tools for Environmental Data and Suggestions for Improvement—An Inventory among City Planners in GothenburgSustainability Article
Stieb, D. M., et al.2020An ecological analysis of long-term exposure to PM2.5 and incidence of COVID-19 in Canadian health regionsEnvironmental Research Article
Stroshein, S.2020Exploring Patterns of Environmental Injustice in Ambient Air Pollutant Levels in British ColumbiaSFU Undergraduate Research Symposium JournalJournal Article
To, T., et al.2020Early life exposure to air pollution and incidence of childhood asthma, allergic rhinitis and eczemaEuropean Respiratory Journal Article
Yuchi, W., et al.2020Road proximity, air pollution, noise, green space and neurologic disease incidence: a population-based cohort studyEnvironmental Health Article
Brauer, M., et al.2019Mortality–Air Pollution Associations in Low-Exposure Environments (MAPLE): Phase 1Research Reports: Health Effects Institute Article
Chartrand, M.2019?valuation de la capacit? ? faire face des populations qu?b?coises aux inondations : ? la recherche de nouveaux indicateursUniversité Laval
Christidis, T., et al.2019Low concentrations of fine particle air pollution and mortality in the Canadian Community Health Survey cohortEnvironmental Health Article
Cooper, M. J., et al.2019An Observation-Based Correction for Aerosol Effects on Nitrogen Dioxide Column Retrievals Using the Absorbing Aerosol IndexGeophysical Research Letters Article
Crouse, D. L., et al.2019Neighbourhood environments and the risk of hospital admission for cardiometabolic and mental health comorbidities in multiple sclerosis: A population cohort analysis using linked administrative dataMultiple Sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England) Article
Crouse, D. L., et al.2019Complex relationships between greenness, air pollution, and mortality in a population-based Canadian cohortEnvironment International Article
Frank, L. D., et al.2019Pathways from built environment to health: A conceptual framework linking behavior and exposure-based impactsJournal of Transport & Health Article
Jia, P., et al.2019Earth Observation: Investigating Noncommunicable Diseases from SpaceAnnual Review of Public Health Article
Lavigne, E., et al.2019Spatiotemporal Variations in Ambient Ultrafine Particles and the Incidence of Childhood AsthmaAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Article
Lavigne, E., et al.2019Spatial variations in ambient ultrafine particle concentrations and risk of congenital heart defectsEnvironment International Article
Morici, G., et al.2019Environmental Conditions, Air Pollutants, and AirwaysSpringer International PublishingBook Section
Pappin Amanda, J., et al.2019Examining the Shape of the Association between Low Levels of Fine Particulate Matter and Mortality across Three Cycles of the Canadian Census Health and Environment CohortEnvironmental Health Perspectives Article
Seabrook, J. A., et al.2019Geospatial analyses of adverse birth outcomes in Southwestern Ontario: Examining the impact of environmental factorsEnvironmental Research Article
Sones, M., et al.2019If we build it, who will come? The case for attention to equity in healthy community designBritish Journal of Sports Medicine Article
Srugo, S. A., et al.2019Assessing the Impact of School-Based Greenness on Mental Health Among Adolescent Students in Ontario, CanadaInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Stieb, D. M., et al.2019Using maps to communicate environmental exposures and health risks: Review and best-practice recommendationsEnvironmental Research Article
Weichenthal, S., et al.2019A picture tells a thousand…exposures: Opportunities and challenges of deep learning image analyses in exposure science and environmental epidemiologyEnvironment International Article
Beenackers, M. A., et al.2018MINDMAP: establishing an integrated database infrastructure for research in ageing, mental well-being, and the urban environmentBMC Public Health Article
Bela, P. L.2018A Framework of Multiclass Travel Demand Forecasting and Emission Modelling, Incorporating Commercial Vehicle Movement for the Port City of Halifax, CanadaDalhousie University
Bosch, M. v. d., et al.2018Born to be Wise: a population registry data linkage protocol to assess the impact of modifiable early-life environmental exposures on the health and development of childrenBMJ Open Article
Brook, J. R.2018ISEE Abstract: The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium (CANUE) - Enabling Collaborative Multi-Factor Environmental Health ResearchISEE Conference AbstractsJournal Article
Brook, J. R., et al.2018The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium – a protocol for building a national environmental exposure data platform for integrated analyses of urban form and healthBMC Public Health Article
Doiron, D., et al.2018The Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium (CANUE): a national data linkage initiativeInternational Journal of Population Data Science Article
Kabisch, N., et al.2018Urban Environmental Health Editorial - WHO Collaborating Centre for Housing and HealthJournal Article
Vargas, M. E. R.2018Fuzzy Analytical Hierarchy Process Approach for Multicriteria Decision-Making with an Application to developing an ‘Urban Greenness Index’University of Toronto
Villeneuve, P. J., et al.2018Comparing the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index with the Google Street View Measure of Vegetation to Assess Associations between Greenness, Walkability, Recreational Physical Activity, and Health in Ottawa, CanadaInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health Article
Crouse, D. L., et al.2017Urban greenness and mortality in Canada's largest cities: a national cohort studyThe Lancet Planetary Health Article
Stieb, D. M., et al.2017Promise and pitfalls in the application of big data to occupational and environmental healthBMC Public Health Article