"Methods in Environmental Health Research Impact Assessment: Exposure assessment as a tool", The Public Health Foundation of India, September 25-28, 2012, Gurgaon

Organiser: The Public Health Foundation of India

Venue: Indian Institute of Public Health
               Plot 34,
               Sector 44,
               Institutional area
              Gurgaon-122002

PHFI


The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is a public private initiative that has collaboratively evolved through consultations with multiple constituencies including Indian and international academia, state and central governments, multi & bi-lateral agencies and civil society groups. PHFI is a response to redress the limited institutional capacity in India for strengthening training, research and policy development in the area of Public Health.

Description
The workshop will educate participants about the basics of exposure assessment, the different techniques and methods employed particularly with an emphasis on air pollution (indoor and ambient). The workshop will also discuss the uncertainty and variability inherent in the assessment both in the context of the agent (pollutant) and the receptor (human).

Topics

  • Introduction to health impact assessment
  • Air quality and health outcomes
  • Basics of exposure assessment
  • Exposure assessment in risk assessment Components of environmental exposure assessment
  • Exposure assessment methods Exposure dose relationships
  • Exposure assessment for indoor air pollution
  • Modeling in exposure assessment

Registration Fee
National participants
Working professionals: Rs. 4000 per participant without accommodation.
Students/ interns: Rs. 2000 per participant without accommodation.
Students hostel accommodation including meals, twin sharing room basis for four days - Rs. 2000

International participants
Working professionals: Rs. 8000 per participant without accommodation.
Students/ interns: Rs. 4000 per participant without accommodation.
Students hostel accommodation including meals, twin sharing room basis for four days, Rs. 2000

Who should attend?
This workshop would be suitable for researchers engaged in the domain of Public Health, managers of Public Health programs including NGOs, program managers of National Programs at the district, state and National levels, Medical Officers of PHCs, CHCs and district Hospitals and managers from International organizations.

Registration details
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Interested participants may send their completed registration form to the following address along with the fees by Demand Draft, payable at Delhi in favor of “Public Health Foundation of India” payable at Delhi.
Registration fee includes workshop kit, lunch and refreshment.

Important date
Last date of registration: September 15, 2012

Contact details
Ms. Tanuja Bhandari
Programme Officer
Indian Institute of Public Health-Delhi
Plot 34, Sector 44, Institutional Area,
Gurgaon-122002,
Haryana
Tel: +91 124-4722900 (Extn:317)
Email: tanuja.bhandari@iiphd.org
Website: www.phfi.org

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September 25, 2012 12:00AM - September 28, 2012 12:00AM

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