27 Jan 2020 20.30 - 28 Jan 2021 14.30Virtual
Exposomics, COVID-19 and Health Disparities convened by the Mount Sinai Institute for Exposomic Research in collaboration with the University of Brescia and Utrecht University.
The environment we live in has a dominant impact on our health. It explains an estimated seventy percent of the chronic disease burden. Where we live, what we eat, how much we exercise, the air we breathe and whom we associate with; all of these environmental factors play a role. The combination of these factors over the life course is called the exposome. There is general (scientific) consensus that understanding more about the exposome will help explain the current burden of disease and that it provides entry points for prevention and ...Read More