CPHR Presentations
presentations

PRESENTATIONS BY CPHR TEAM 2004

Epilepsy Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, November 2004

Associate Professor Wendyl D'Souza,  J Fryer,  Terence O'Brien,  D Ficker,  B Taylor,  Professor Neil Pearce,  Mark Cook,  T Dwyer. The Tasmanian Epilepsy Register: a representative community cohort of treated epilepsy.

Postgraduate Symposium, Tongan Medical Association and International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC), Nuku'alofa, Tonga, November 2004

Sunia Foliaki,  T Fakakovikaetau. The Tonga asthma self-management project.

16th EPICOH Congress on Epidemiology in Occupational health, Melbourne, Australia, October 2004

Professor Jeroen DouwesDave McLean,  Tania Slater,  Noemie Travier,  Soo ChengProfessor Neil Pearce. Occupational asthma in New Zealand pine processing saw mill workers: a case-control study. Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e34 (abstract).

Professor Jeroen DouwesProfessor Neil Pearce. How useful are induced sputum and exhaled breath condensate methods in epidemiological studies of occupational asthma? Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e25 (abstract).

Professor Jeroen Douwes. Does farming prevent allergies and asthma? Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e54 (abstract).

Andrea 't MannetjeDave McLeanSoo Cheng,  Paolo Boffetta,  Didier Colin,  Professor Neil Pearce. Mortality in New Zealand workers exposed to phenoxy herbicides and dioxins. Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e28 (abstract).

Andrea 't MannetjeDave McLeanProfessor Neil Pearce. The New Zealand Job-Exposure-Matrix (NZJEM). JEM. Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e31 (abstract).

Andrea 't MannetjeProfessor Neil Pearce. Quantitative estimates of work-related death, disease and injury in New Zealand. Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e49 (abstract).

Professor Neil PearceDr Evan DrysonDr Chris WallsAndrea 't MannetjeDave McLean. Surveillance of occupational cancer in New Zealand. Occup Environ Med 2004; 61: e35 (abstract).

Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Conference, October 2004

M Innes Asher,  P Ellwood,  Tadd Clayton,  R Mackay,  E Mitchell,  C Moyes,  P Pattemore,  Professor Neil Pearce,  Alistair Stewart,  Julian Crane,  the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase One and Three Study Groups. Is the prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and atopic eczema symptoms in adolescents and children still increasing in New Zealand?

XIV Annual Meeting of the Australasian Epidemiological Association, Adelaide, Australia, October, 2004

Professor Jeroen DouwesDave McLean,  Tania Slater,  Noemie Travier,  Soo ChengProfessor Neil Pearce. Occupational asthma in New Zealand pine processing saw mill workers. Australasian Epidemiologist 2004; 11.3; 39 (abstract).

Michelle (Shelley) GrayLis Ellison-Loschmann. Factors affecting asthma severity in Maori adolescents. Australasian Epidemiologist 2004; 11.3; 59 (abstract).

Dr Mona Jeffreys,  Vladimir Stevanovic,  Dr Martin Tobias,  Chris Lewis,  Lis Ellison-LoschmannProfessor Neil Pearce. Ethnic differences in cancer survival in New Zealand. Australasian Epidemiologist 2004; 11.3; 19 (abstract).

Andrea 't MannetjeDave McLeanSoo Cheng,  Paolo Boffetta,  Didier Colin,  Professor Neil Pearce. Mortality in New Zealand workers exposed to phenoxy herbicides and dioxins. Australasian Epidemiologist 2004; 11.3; 38-9 (abstract).

Professor Neil Pearce. Epidemiology in uncertain times.

Dr Christine van Dalen,  Elizabeth Harding,  Jill Parkin,  Professor Neil Pearce,  K Blakey,  Professor Jeroen Douwes. Lung function and asthma medication use in a group of Wellington adolescents. Australasian Epidemiologist 2004; 11.3; 20 (abstract).

Beijing International Forum for Epilepsy, Beijing, China, October 2004

Associate Professor Wendyl D'Souza. The epidemiology of epilepsy: revisited in a representative community-based population in Tasmania, Australia

Third Conference on Epidemiological Longitudinal Studies in Europe (CELSE-3), Bristol September 24, 2004

Dr Mona Jeffreys. Life course weight patterns and adult onset diabetes: the Glasgow Alumni Cohort.

Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine Annual Conference, Christchurch, September 2004

Dr Evan Dryson. The OSH Cancer Study - an update.

Dr Evan Dryson. NOHSAC - the future of occupational health and safety in New Zealand.

Dave McLean. Cancer in meat workers.

Rising Stars of Health Research. Parliament Buildings, Wellington, September 2004

Lis Ellison-Loschmann. Asthma in Maori.

Massey University School of People, Environment and Planning, Palmerston North, September 2004

Professor Neil Pearce. The social determinants of asthma.

Australian Society for Microbiology and the Australasian Mycological Society joint Scientific Meeting, Sydney, Australia, September 2004

Indoor fungi, exposure assessment and non-allergic respiratory disease: progress and prospects.

NZ Council for Educational Research, Wellington, August, 2004

Professor Neil Pearce. Issues and challenges of research into socioeconomic differences in health.

Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners Annual Conference, Wellington, July 2004

Ate Moala,  A Manu,  A Allan-Moeataua . Knowledge and attitudes towards tuberculosis among Pacific peoples.

Dr Christine van Dalen,  Elizabeth Harding,  Jill Parkin,  Professor Neil Pearce,  K Blakey,  Soo ChengProfessor Jeroen Douwes. Lung function and asthma medication use in a group of Wellington adolescents.

2nd International Breast Densitometry Workshop, San Francisco, June 2004.

Dr Mona Jeffreys. Body size across the lifecourse and adult mammographic appearance using conventional and novel techniques(SMF): a historical cohort study.

International Conference X2004: Exposure assessment in a changing environment. Utrecht, The Netherlands, June 2004.

Joseph Bowman,  D Conover,  Dave McLean,  Louise Nadon,  Paolo Vecchia,  Isabelle Deltour,  Elisabeth Cardis. Methods of assessing occupational exposures to electric and magnetic fields for the INTERPHONE study of mobile phones and cancers of the head. Arbo Wetenschap 2004; suppl 2; 8-2 (abstract).

Andrea 't Mannetje,  Joelle Fevotte,  Tony Fletcher,  Paul Brennan,  Paolo Boffetta. Dealing with uncertainty in expert assessment of occupational exposures. Experiences from a multicentre case-control study. Arbo Wetenschap 2004; suppl 2; 11 (abstract).

Andrea 't MannetjeDave McLeanProfessor Neil Pearce. The development of a job-exposure-matrix for New Zealand. Arbo Wetenschap 2004; suppl 2; 38 (abstract).

Environmental Sciences and Research (ESR), Kenepuru, May 2004.

Professor Jeroen Douwes. Does endotoxin exposure protect against allergies and asthma?.

Department of Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, March 2004.

Professor Neil Pearce. Why is asthma prevalence increasing?

Ministry of Health, Tonga, March, 2004.

Professor Neil Pearce. Beta agonists and asthma deaths.

School of Psychology, Massey University, Palmerston North, March 2004.

Professor Neil Pearce. Epidemiology and public health in the 21st century.

International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France, February 2004.

Dave McLean. Mortality and cancer incidence in New Zealand meat workers.

Professor Neil Pearce. Clues to NHL aetiology from epidemiologic studies of asthma.

University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, February 2004.

Professor Neil Pearce. Epidemiologic studies of asthma in children.

University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, February 2004.

Professor Neil Pearce. Why is asthma prevalence increasing?