1 Jun 2023 | 09.00 - 12.00Leuven / Online
Join us for the 2023 European Human Exposome Network (EHEN) event “Exposome Research: Understanding and Addressing Policy Challenges” on 1st June 2023 at 09:00-12:00 CEST.
As part of their annual meeting, this year EHEN is hosting an open event to facilitate the two-way exchange between policymakers, researchers and other stakeholders with an interest in the health effects of environmental exposures. This event includes presentations from European policymakers and EHEN researchers on topics such as tackling health at a global level, the Zero Pollution Action Plan, and occupational health and safety. Attendees will have the opportunity to listen to, question, and network with other policymakers and multi-disciplinary researchers.
Register by 26th May 2023 to join us in person in Leuven (Belgium) or online!
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