The ISEE Europe Chapter was established by the ISEE Council in March 2012. Its mission is to promote contact between and action by European members of ISEE on matters related to environmental health research, education in environmental epidemiology, and the improvement of public health in Europe.
To support the mission, the aims of the Europe Chapter include promoting:
The Europe Chapter includes all 53 European countries currently corresponding to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) European region (see Annex of the Bylaws). All current members of ISEE based in one of those countries are automatically members of the ISEE Europe Chapter unless they opt out.
Europe Chapter Bylaws
Europe Chapter Action Plan
News and Events
Virtual 2021 HEI Annual Conference:
HEI is pleased to announce that the 2021 HEI Annual Conference will be held virtually with a series of seven webinars on Tuesdays in April and May 2021. For more information and registration, please click here.
ISEE Young 2021 - Registration is open!
Join us for this exciting online conference 18-19 February 2021. And save the date for pre-conference activities on 17 February. Click here for more information.
Virtual meeting: Air pollution and COVID-19 - Clearing the air and charting a post-pandemic course
December 2nd 4.00 - 5.30 PM CET
The meeting discusses air pollution and health in the context of the pandemic and using this window of opportunity for achieving the goals of the European Green deal, the environment and health-related SDG2030 agenda and the Paris Climate Agreement, avert looming threats, and highlight co-benefits of mitigation strategies regarding environmental pollution and the climate crisis. The agenda is available here.
Please note that the recording is now available here and the presentations – here.
Webinar : Attributing Health Impacts to Climate Change
December 3rd 2020 5-6.30pm CET
This webinar will provide an overview of current developments in climate change attribution and detection studies, in particular with regards to health impacts, and the potential implications of attribution and detection studies for defining the ‘cause’ in law
Recording of the event is available here
ERJ joint workshop report
The ISEE Europe hosted a joint workshop with the WHO, ERS and HEI. Click here for the workshop report
Interested in open debates on the use of algorithms to assess epidemiological studies, and improving the integration and interpretation of epidemiological evidence? Consider joining the
DE-grading Epidemiology (DEEP) Network. More information here.
Report on Air pollution and COVID-19
The Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) of the EU has published a report on air pollution and COVID-19. The full report can be viewed here