A cohort study for effects of environmental thermal stress and air pollution on mortality for the older population in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
A cohort study for effects of environmental thermal stress and air pollution on mortality for the older population in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Dr Wong, Chit Ming   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Lai Hak Kan   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Yang Lin   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Thach Thuan Quoc   (Co-Investigator)
Mr Plass Dietrich   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lam Tai Hing   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lai Poh Chin   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Kramer Alexander   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Pinheiro Paulo   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Jahn Heiko   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Katzschner Lutz   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Hui Linda Yin Fun   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2012-10-01
Completion Date
2015-03-31
Amount
750000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Thermal stress, Air pollution, Urban Climatic Analysis Map, NASA satellite sensing, Effect modification
Discipline
Environmental Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 780512M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed