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OS3.7 - Exploring the range of methdological approaches available for environmental epidemiology - methodology oral session 1
Wednesday 26 August 2009, 16:00 - 17:30
Vet Theatre 114
Chair: Veronica Vieira and George Thurston
OS3.7.1 Application of two probabilistic models, using either environmental monitoring or human biomonitoring data, to estimate human health risk due to mercury exposure in a small scale gold mining region in Central Nicaragua. 
Steven Cuadra*1,2, Francisco Picado3, Göran Bengtsson4, Kristina Jakobsson2
1Departamento de Medicina Preventiva, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN Managua), Nicaragua, 2Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund Universiy, Sweden, 3Centro de los Recursos Acuáticos, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN Managua), Nicaragua, 4Department of Ecology, Lund University, Sweden
OS3.7.2 Causal Models for Addressing the Healthy Worker Effect in an Occupational Cohort Study.
Jonathan Chevrier*1, Ellen Eisen1,2
1University of California, Berkeley, United States, 2Harvard University, United States
OS3.7.3 Toward a more informative approach for the analysis of environmental and occupational variables based on cumulative exposure and exposure rate.
Jay Lubin
U.S. National Cancer Institute, United States
OS3.7.4 Advanced communication tools and a qualitative research to complement epidemiological study
Liliana Cori*1, Vincenza Pellegrino2, Mariangela Protti1, Fabrizio Bianchi1
1Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Italy, 2International School for Advanced Studies, Italy
OS3.7.5 Qualitative data in the study of environmental health: An anlysis of the literature.
Madeleine Scammell
Boston University School of Public Health, United States