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Centre for Health & Environment Research
c/o School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - Library Processing Centre
2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3 Canada

Telephone: 604-827-5622

Fax: 604-822-9588


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Director
Dr. Mieke Koehoorn
UBC School of Environmental Health
and Department of Health Care and Epidemiology

3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-822-5756

Email

Mieke Koehoorn's personal page

mieke
Mieke Koehoorn
   
Co-director
Dr. Paul Demers
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-822-0585
Email

Paul Demers' personal page

Paul Demers

   
Executive Director
Christie Hurrell
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-827-5622
Email

Christie is responsible for researching, developing, and implementing creative and technical strategic communications, outreach, and knowledge translation programs at CHER. She enjoys working with faculty, students, and other stakeholders to help them communicate their research in accessible and innovative ways.


Christie Hurrell

   
Environmental Contaminants Analyst
Dr. Winnie Chu
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-822-9580
Email

Winnie's expertise isin analytical chemistry and microelectronics engineering. She is also the analytical chemistry laboratory manager at the School of Environmental Health and the Centre for Health and Environment Research. Winnie initiates and implements strategic plans for the laboratory that clearly address the need for analytical monitoring in the workplace at local and international levels. She develops analytical chemistry methodologies for monitoring and analyzing environmental pollution. Her research interest is in the design and fabrication of nanosensors for environmental and occupational application. These chemical, physical, and biological sensors can be used to detect air pollution, fungal spores, and water pathogens.


Winnie Chu

   

Post-doctoral Fellow
Dr. Anne-Marie Nicol
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-827-5624
Email

Dr. Anne-Marie Nicol is an expert in risk communication and knowledge translation. Anne-Marie Nicol's personal page


Anne-Marie NIcol

   
Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Associate
Will McDowall
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-827-5638
Email

Will is involved with projects seeking to evaluate the impact of CHER's knowledge transfer and exchange projects, and to build closer linkages between CHER researchers and various stakeholder groups within the policy community.


Will McDowall
   

Biostatistical Consultant
Rong (Rachel) Chu
Health Care and Epidemiology
143 - 5804 Fairview Ave.
Vancouver, BC  V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-827-4000
Email

Rachel provides statistical consulting services for CHER investigators. Her statistical skills include: generalized linear models, longitudinal analysis, design and analysis of clinical studies, statistical inference, multivariate statistics, statistical methods for high dimensional biology and experimental design.

 

   
Science Writer
Natasha McCartney
UBC School of Environmental Health
3rd Floor - 2206 East Mall
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1Z3

Tel: 604-827-5631
Email

Natasha assists with the planning and preparation of collaborative research grant proposals. She works closely with investigators and researchers to compile technical information into a cohesive grant application. She also offers support for manuscript preparation and submission, patent applications, posters, presentations, and other related documentation.


Natasha McCartney

   

Website photo credits
Some of the photos on this website come from the Flickr Creative Commons pool; photographers: A. Magill, Chas Redmond, Devar, Eric Hart, Etsai, Gwire, Iboydaniel, Kevin Zim, Lennie Montana, Nelson Minar, Novon, Partsnpieces, Quinet, Rick Harris, Robbie1, Sarah Pullman, Thomas Hawk, Timonoko, Todd Klassy, Tonreg. Other photos are licensed from iStockPhoto; photographers: Pierre-Emmanuel Turcotte, Kativ. SOEH lab, CHER staff and field photography courtesy of CHER researchers.

Last reviewed November 9, 2007

 
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November 9, 2007