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Be a part of the program

The deadline to submit Oral and Poster abstracts has been extended until Thursday 6 April 2017.

Submit your Oral and Poster abstracts here

All enquiries regarding the call for abstracts should be directed to the Conference Secretariat abstracts@isee2017.com.

ISEE17 Preliminary program available to view here

New speakers confirmed

Professor Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen

Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen PhD is the director of the Air pollution and Urban Environment group and director of the Urban Planning, Environment and Health Initiative at ISGlobal, Barcelona. He has an interest in exposure assessment, epidemiology, and health risk/impact assessment with a strong focus and interest on healthy urban living and is/has been involved a number of studies around the topic. Amongst others, he led the international TAPAS study (http://www.tapas-program.org/), examining the health impacts of active transport in six European cities and the EC funded PHENOTYPE (www.phenotype.eu) study, examining the relations between green space and health. View more.

Professor Jonathan Patz

Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH, is Professor & John P. Holton Chair in Health and the Environment. He is also Director of the Global Health Institute (http://www.globalhealth.wisc.edu/) at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, and has faculty appointments in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Department of Population Health Sciences. Patz co-chaired the health expert panel of the first US National Assessment on Climate Change and was a convening lead author for the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. View more.

Professor Ken Takahashi

Ken is Professor and Director of the Asbestos Diseases Research Institute (ADRI), University of Sydney. After graduating from the School of Medicine, Keio University (Japan) and accomplishing clinical residency, he moved to the University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan. There he studied and worked for 31 years including 16 years as the Professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health. He has engaged in epidemiologic research of occupational diseases, with special interest on asbestos-related diseases. View more.


Apply for an ISEE Travel Award

A travel award of up to AU $2,500 is available to support attendance and participation in the ISEE 2017 Sydney conference. All are eligible to apply for the travel awards. However, preference will be given to post-graduate students or early career researchers and those from low-middle income countries. Please visit our website for further details about how to apply.

The closing date for applications is 31 May 2017.
Successful applicants will be notified by 12 June 2017.


The Student and New Researchers ISEE Social Event

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The Great ‘Aussie’ Backyard BBQ

The Backyard BBQ is a great Australian tradition and past time. Come along to meet and socialise with your fellow peers in an informal setting at the ISEE 2017 SNRN social event, and experience an aspect of Australian culture!

For further information and to buy your ticket, click here.


Key dates

Oral and poster abstract submission deadline 6 April 2017
Notification of abstract acceptance 4 May 2017
Early bird / presenter registration closes 23 June 2017
Conference dates 24 - 28 September 2017

Sponsorship & Exhibition opportunities

The Organising Committee of the ISEE 2017 Conference is dedicated to matching sponsorship packages to sponsor requirements. An exciting range of sponsorship opportunities has been developed to ensure a successful outcome for all sponsors and stakeholders.

The daily Conference program will be structured to give participants maximum opportunity to visit the exhibition. All lunches and refreshments will take place in the exhibition area.

Click here to view the Sponsorship & Exhibition Prospectus
Click here to download the Sponsorship and Exhibition Application Form

If you would like to exhibit or sponsor, or find out more about how you could become involved in this Conference, please contact: partnerships@isee2017.com.

Major Sponsors


Host Sponsors

Macqurie University Health Effects Institute

Western Sydney University    


Please visit our ISEE 2017 Conference website to stay updated.

Should you have any questions please contact the ISEE 2017 Conference Organisers on info@isee2017.com.