European Human Exposome Network Conference

11 Jun 2021 | 10.00 - 17.00Livestream

After its successful launch event in March 2020, the European Human Exposome Network (EHEN) organises a virtual conference on 11 June 2021 for researchers, policy makers and citizen representatives, who want to learn more about the exposome concept, how the network advances research and contributes to better healthcare and policy making.

The virtual conference includes talks from Prof. Annette Peters, Dr. Rick Woychick and Dr. Michael Snyder, two break-out sessions and two panel discussions.

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Registration opens on 21 May 2021

Decoding the exposome

Decoding the exposome

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 ...

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