You are here

Workshops and Presentations

The team at NCCEH regularly presents at environmental health events across Canada in addition to organizing workshops and meetings on various developing topics. A select listing of our presentations made at conferences and other meetings is available here.

Please contact us to find out if we can contribute to an upcoming event.

On Shaky Ground - Evidence of Public Health Impacts from Hydraulic Fracturing

The BCCDC/NCCEH Environmental Health Seminar Series provides an opportunity for learning and knowledge exchange on a variety of environmental health topics. The seminars can be attended in-person or online.

Speaker: Anne-Marie Nicol, MES, PhD, Environmental Health Scientist, NCCEH

Abstract: This seminar describes the processes involved in shale gas production, including hydraulic fracturing, and provides an overview of the main public health concerns that can arise from the various stages. Potential exposures in air, water and at the community level are discussed, along with the current state of the evidence of regarding these exposures in the US and Canada. The presentation also includes an overview of the seismic risks that can occur specifically from hydraulic fracturing and waste water disposal.

Recording (YouTube)

PDF icon 2016-02-25_EH_Seminar_Fracking_and_seismic_risk-Nicol.pdf

View Full Article

Infiltration of air pollutants and effectiveness of cleaners

Topics: Air, Indoor Air, Outdoor Air Location: General, Canada

L'Institut national de santé publique (INSPQ) 8e Atelier de santé environnementale

Infiltration of air pollutants and effectiveness of cleaners

View Full Article

Forest Fires: Impacts on Air Quality and Health

Topics: Air, Outdoor Air, Forest Fires Location: General, Canada

Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (New Brunswick Branch) 2010 Annual Conference

Forest Fires: Impacts on Air Quality and Health

View Full Article

An Introduction to Tools Used in Air Quality Assessment

Topics: Air, Outdoor Air Location: BC, Canada

BC Lung Association - 8th Annual Air Quality & Health Workshop

View Full Article

Public health interventions related to risks associated with exposure to local air pollution sources: control measures and health protection and public education approaches

Topics: Air, Outdoor Air Location: General, Canada

L'Institut national de santé publique (INSPQ) 8e Atelier de santé environnementale

Public health interventions related to risks associated with exposure to local air pollution sources

View Full Article