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 workshop on air pollution and health in South Eastern Europe
HEI, ISEE, and ERS, the Medical University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria, and environmental health institutions in Serbia will jointly host a virtual workshop on June 8-9, 2021 (1-4 PM CET) to review the status of current evidence on the health effects of air pollution in the Southeast European region and its interlinkage to current policy debate and actions. More information on registration can be found here
ISEE Young Virtual Conference, Basel, Switzerland, 18-19 February 2021
All abstracts of the ISEE Young have been published in Environmental Epidemiology and can be found 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