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
HEI funding opportunity: Air pollution, COVID-19 and Human Health
Letters of Intent due June 8, 2020
Information available here.
ISEE annual conference will be virtual this year, August 24-27, 2020.
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.
IJERPH Special Issue: Health Effects of Traffic-Related Air Pollution.
Consider contributing a manuscript! More information available here.
SSPH+/ETHZ Lecture Series:
This is Public Health
Feb 19 to May 27, 2020, 17:15 - 18:15
An exciting program of talks will be available on live stream with recorded lectures available here. A flyer including the full program can be found here.
Air pollution and health: Recent advances to inform the European Green Deal
21-22 January 2020, Brussels
A joint meeting from ISEE Europe Chapter, Health Effect Institute, World Health Organization and the European Respiratory Society, supported by the European Commission. See Key Messages here!: here.
The programme and slides from this event available here. Visit our blog for more information.
ERS Annual Meeting (2020)
The ERS International Congress will be hosted virtually, September 7–9, 2020. Details can be found here.
Urban Transitions (2020)
The conference will be held November 10-12 in Sitges, Spain. Details can be found here.
Executive council elections
We are pleased to announce that Bénédicte Jacquemin (INSERM/ISGlobal) and Ana Vicedo (ISPM Bern) have been elected as the members of the Executive Council of the European Chapter of ISEE. Congratulations to them!
The State of Global Air 2019
The 2019 report, which now includes estimates of life expectancy loss due to air pollution, is avaiable on the State of Global Air website.