Climate change and environmental health – the impact of thermal stress on the mortality and morbidity in urban Hong Kong: Development of a coordinated methodology between multidisciplinary experts from Hong Kong and Germany


Grant Data
Project Title
Climate change and environmental health – the impact of thermal stress on the mortality and morbidity in urban Hong Kong: Development of a coordinated methodology between multidisciplinary experts from Hong Kong and Germany
Principal Investigator
Dr Wong, Chit Ming   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Penner Dietrich   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Jahn Heiko   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Pinheiro Paulo   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lai Poh Chin   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Hart Melissa Anne   (Co-Investigator)
Miss Xu Wansu   (Co-Investigator)
Miss Chau Yuen Kwan   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lai Hak Kan   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Thach Thuan Quoc   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Kraemer Alexander   (Co-principal investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2011-01-01
Completion Date
2012-12-31
Amount
60000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
thermal stress, mortality, morbidity
Discipline
Epidemiology,Urban Planning (Obsolete)
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
Germany/HK Joint Research Scheme
HKU Project Code
G_HK032/10
Grant Type
Germany/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed