15th WCEH 2018

Tuesday 20th

Tuesday 20 March 2018

0900 – 1730

Registration & Information Desk open    

0930 - 1000    

Morning Tea - Exhibition Hall, New Zealand Room 4   

1000 – 1100

 

 

 

 

 

1100 – 1145

Congress Welcome and Opening, New Zealand Room 1

Welcome Maori Powhiri    

Welcome from NZIEH President, Darryl Thompson

Welcome from IFEH President, Peter Archer

Official Opening from Hon Dr David Clark, Minister of Health

 

Keynote Address - A new world is possible

Steve Maharey, Independent director, commentator and consultant, former Senior Cabinet Minister, New Zealand

1145 – 1200

Group Photograph, Promenade, Level 5

1200 - 1315

Lunch - Exhibition Hall, New Zealand Room 4

 

SESSION 1

 

Environmental health in the South Pacific – environmental management, New Zealand Room 1   

1315 - 1400

Human health impacts of climate change in New Zealand
Professor Alistair Woodward, Head of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Auckland, New Zealand    

1400 – 1445

Predicting recreational water quality at Auckland’s beaches
Dr Martin Neal, MartinJenkins, Auckland, New Zealand   

1445 - 1515

Afternoon Tea - Exhibition Hall, New Zealand Room 4

1515 - 1630

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

 

SESSION 2

SESSION 3

SESSION 4

 

Natural Disasters
New Zealand Room 1

Poster Session
Exhibition Hall, New Zealand Room 4

Environment
New Zealand Room 2

1515 - 1545

Environmental health in emergency medical teams
Charles Blanch, Director, Emergency Management, Ministry of Health, New Zealand    

 

Environment Air Quality and Health
Prof Susana Paixao, Instituto Politécnico De Coimbra, Estesc – Coimbra Health School, Saúde Ambiental, Portugal    

1545 - 1615

Overview of the Auckland volcanic field and likely impacts

Carol Stewart, International Volcanic Health Hazard Network, New Zealand 

 

Municipal solid waste management in Malaysia
Dr Ling Song Kai, Sibu Education Office, Malaysia

 

1615 - 1645

Planning for eruptions

Angela Doherty, Principal Science Advisor,

Auckland Emergency Management, Auckland Council, New Zealand

 

Questions & Answers

 

 1645 - 1700

 Questions & Answers

 

 

1700 - 1730

NZIEH AGM - New Zealand Room 1

 

 

1730 - 1900

 

Welcome Reception - Exhibition Hall, New Zealand Room 4

 

 

 

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