NEWS & EVENTS

We provide an overview of publications, events, video’s and Blogs to which EXPANSE researchers contributed. 

7 September 2021 – Exposome MOOC

7 September 2021 – Exposome MOOC

On 7 September 2021 Utrecht University and the Dutch consortium Exposome-NL will start again with the Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) “The Exposome – cracking the science about what makes us sick.”

Project Air View shares hyperlocal map of air quality in Amsterdam

Project Air View shares hyperlocal map of air quality in Amsterdam

A so-called Google Air View Car, fitted with advanced air quality equipment by Utrecht University, measured the air quality on every single street in Amsterdam several times during a period of two years. After six million measurements, the Project Air View team, shared the final map.

11 June 2021 – EHEN conference

11 June 2021 – EHEN conference

“Decoding the exposome: the biggest influencer on health” took place on Friday 11th June 2021. The conference programme included three keynote presentations, two panel discussions and a number of break-out outs, enabling participants to hear from each other of the nine EHEN projects.

Climate and our health cannot be considered separately

Climate and our health cannot be considered separately

The European Parliament published a new ESMH article, which explains nicely why the European Human Exposome Network advocated for a ‘sysyem’vision, which would allow us to study environmental factors and genetic factors along the course of an individual’s life.

“Exposome” – a new field, a new journal

“Exposome” – a new field, a new journal

Oxford University Press has officially launched the journal ‘Exposome’. Editor-in-chief is EXPANSE researcher Gary Miller from from Columbia University. Never miss the latest content and sign up for email alerts or learn more about the submission process and requirements.

Blog on air quality and COVID-19

Blog on air quality and COVID-19

Blog on air quality and covid-19 Brabant (a province in the south of the Netherlands) and North Italy were not only focal points of COVID-19, in both areas the air quality is also relatively poor. A connection is quickly made. But is that justified, asks professor...

Succesful online launch of EXPANSE

Succesful online launch of EXPANSE

Online launch expanse  On March 11 & 12 the virtual launch of EXPANSE took place.  Designer Hjalmar Haagsman from de Betekenaar made an illustration, in which he highlighted all seven work packages of EXPANSE. It nicely illustrates how the EXPANSE project aims to...

Launch European Human Exposome Network

Launch European Human Exposome Network

Launch European human  exposome network  On February 11, the European Commission held an event to launch the European Human Exposome Network. The Network combines nine research projects, including EXPANSEs, funded under Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for...