Conference Proceedings

In addition to publishing Hazelwood Health Study findings in Australian and International scientific journals (see Publications), findings have also been presented to medical and scientific audiences at Australian and International conferences.

2019.

Shao, J., Zosky, G. R., Hall, G. L., Wheeler, A. J., Dharmage, S., Foong, R., . . . Johnston, F. H. (2019). Ambient Nitrogen Dioxide Exposure During Infancy Influences Respiratory Mechanics in Preschool Years [Abstract]. In the American Thoracic Society International Conference, Dallas, US, 17-22 May 2019. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 199, A7058. doi:10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2019.199.1_MeetingAbstracts.A7058

Abramson, M. J., Blackman, J., Carroll, M., Gao, C. X., Del Monaco, A., Brown, D., . . . Walker, J. (2019). Chronic cough is related to cumulative PM2.5 exposure from a coal mine fire [abstract]. European Respiratory Journal, 54(suppl 63), PA4455. doi:10.1183/13993003.congress-2019.PA4455

2018.

Abramson, M. J., Blackman, J., Carroll, M., Dimitriadis, C., Del Monaco, A., Dennekamp, M., . . . Walker, J. (2018). Adults Exposed to Coal Mine Fire Smoke Report More Asthma and Respiratory Symptoms than Those Not Exposed. Paper presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Diego, CA. https://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/4499/presentation/19606

Abramson, M. J., Dennekamp, M., Straney, L., Dimitriadis, C., Gao, C. X., & Guo, Y. (2018). Emergency Presentations and Hospital Admissions Following Exposure to Smoke from a Coal Mine Fire. Paper presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Diego, CA. https://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/4499/presentation/14343

Shao, J., Zosky, G., Hall, G., Foong, R., Wheeler, A. J., Dalton, M., . . . Johnston, F. (2018). Exposure to Smoke from a Coal Mine Fire during Infancy and Lung Function Three Years after the Event. ISEE Conference AbstractsVolume 2018, Issue 1 (2018). Paper presented at the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Annual Conference, Ottawa, Canada. Available at: https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/doi/10.1289/isesisee.2018.P02.1800

Amanda Johnson, Joanna Dipnall, Martine Dennekamp et al. Brown coal mine fire-related fine particulate matter and medical service utilisation in Australia: a time series analysis [abstract]. In: International Society of Exposure Science and International Society for Environmental Epidemiology 2018 Joint Annual Meeting. 26–30 August 2018, Ottawa, Canada. Available at https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/doi/10.1289/isesisee.2018.O02.04.19

Amanda Johnson, Joanna Dipnall, Martine Dennekamp et al. Fine Particulate Matter and Medications Dispensed during and after a Brown Coal Mine Fire: A Time Series Analysis [abstract]. In: International Society of Exposure Science and International Society for Environmental Epidemiology 2018 Joint Annual Meeting. 26–30 August 2018, Ottawa, Canada. Available at   https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/doi/10.1289/isesisee.2018.P02.1550

B. Zhao, F.H. Johnston, M. Dalton, G. Williamson, T. Osullivan, K. Negishi. Smoking during pregnancy significantly increases the risk of early atherosclerosis: a study from coalmine smoke exposure [abstract]. Paper no: P5335. In: European Society of Cardiology Congress, 25-29 August 2018, Munich, Germany. Available at: https://esc365.escardio.org/Congress/ESC-Congress-2018/Best-Posters-6-Best-Posters-in-preventive-cardiology/176295-smoking-during-pregnancy-significantly-increases-the-risk-of-early-atherosclerosis-a-study-from-coalmine-smoke-exposure#abstract

2017.

Carroll, M., & Walker, J. (2017). Beyond vulnerability: Older people as active participants in disaster responses . Presented at the Perth, Australia. Paper presented at the 50th Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) Conference, Perth, Australia. Available  in https://www.aag.asn.au/documents/item/2003 on page 37.

Walker, J., & Carroll, M. (2017, 22-23 May 2017). Communications in future disaster events: best practice policy for older people [abstract]. Paper presented at the Australia and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference, Gold Coast, Qld, Australia.

Walker, J. (2017) The impact of the Hazelwood mine fire in Australia on older people: review of policy-driven decisions made at the time [abstract]. Paper presented at the Aging and Society : Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference, Berkeley, USA.  3-5 November 2017.

2016.

Susan Yell, Michelle Duffy, Belinda Morrissey, & Larissa Walker (2016). Communities, authority and trust in the Fifth Estate: Social media use during the Hazelwood coalmine fire [abstract]. In: Australia and New Zealand Communication Association Conference on Creating Space in the Fifth Estate, Newcastle, 6-8 July 2016.