SEGH 2010 International Conference and Workshops

Environmental Quality and Human Health

Galway, Ireland, June 27- July 2, 2010



International Advisory Committee


Dr. Ariadne Argyraki, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Prof. David J Briggs, Imperial College, UK

Prof. Joy E. Carter, University of Winchester, UK

Dr. Mark Cave, British Geological Survey, UK

Dr. Jose Centeno, The Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, USA

Prof. Luke Clancy, TobaccoFree Research Institute, Ireland

Dr. Greg Davis, CSIRO Land and Water, Australia

Prof. Meral Dogan, Hacettepe University, Turkey

Prof. A. Umran Dogan, University of Iowa, USA
Prof. John G. Farmer, University of Edinburgh, UK

Dr. Robert Finkelman, University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Prof. Andrew Hursthouse, University of the West of Scotland Paisley, UK

Prof. Xiangdong Li, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

Prof. Virginia Murray, Health Protection Agency, UK

Prof. Michael H. Ramsey, University of Sussex, UK

Dr. Pat Rasmussen, Health Canada and University of Ottawa, Canada

Dr. Clemens Reimann, Geological Survey of Norway, Norway

Dr. David Russell, Health Protection Agency, UK

Dr. Olle Selinus, Geological Survey of Sweden, Sweden

Prof. Eduardo Ferreira da Silva, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Dr. Alex G. Stewart, Health Protection Agency, UK

Prof. Shu Tao, Peking University, China

Prof. Iain Thornton, Imperial College, London, UK

Dr. Ron T. Watkins, Curtin University of Technology, Australia

Prof. Ming H. Wong, Hong Kong Baptist University, China

Organizing Committee


Dr. Chaosheng Zhang, NUI Galway - Chair
Dr. Martin Feely, NUI Galway
Mr. Maurice Mulcahy, HSE West
Dr. Martina Prendergast, ECI, NUI Galway


Mr. Garth Earls, Geological Survey of Northern Ireland
Dr. Carrie Caravan, University of Limerick
Dr. Harry Comber, National Cancer Registry
Dr. Rachel Creamer, Teagasc, Johnstown Castle
Dr. Albert Daly, National Roads Authority
Mr. Tiernan Henry, NUI Galway
Dr. Frank Houghton, Limerick Institute of Technology
Dr. Valerie Ledwith, NUI Galway
Dr. Mícheál Lehane, Environmental Protection Agency
Dr. Aidan Moody, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
Dr. Liam Morrison, NUI Galway
Dr. Patrick O’Connor, Geological Survey of Ireland
Dr. Diarmuid O'Donovan, NUI Galway & HSE West
Prof. Dennis Pringle, NUI Maynooth
Mr. Kevin Rogers, Western Regional Fishery Board

Fieldtrip Leaders


Dr. Martin Feely: Connemara (June 27)

Mr. Tiernan Henry: The Burren and Cliffs of Moher (June 26 and 28)

Dr. Chaosheng Zhang: South Park (July 2)

Dr. Patrick O'Connor: Silvermines (July 2)




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SEGH 2010 International Conference and Workshops