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Outdoor Air Quality & Health & the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI)

Posted: 04 May, 2012

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Interested in learning about the health effects associated with air pollution and air pollution for susceptible populations? Want to learn how to advise your patients on actions to reduce the adverse impacts of outdoor air pollution and their health? Seeking an online course you can access on demand?

The UBC School of Population & Public Health has recently introduced a course designed for physicians and health professionals who are wanting to gain an understanding of the basics of Outdoor Air Quality and Health and the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI). The course is offered in both English and French, is online, and is accredited by the Royal College of Phsyicians and Surgeons of Canada. This program has been approved by the UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development.

For more detailed information, and to register, please click here.