Policy Modelling

The Measurement and Modelling working group focuses on developing and implementing protocols for measurement of urban environmental features and exposures, with a focus on air quality, noise, transportation mode and safety, and housing. In addition, the group works on acquiring data for modelling and on applying models to characterize baseline status of environmental exposures and the impacts of specific policy scenarios, to cities in the Pathways project. Using our collective experiences in London and Vancouver, work to date has largely focused on development of methods for air pollution, noise and transportation characterization in Accra which can then be applied in other Pathways cities where existing data are lacking.

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Bennett JE; Rashid T; Zolfaghari A; Doyle Y; Suel E; Pearson-Stuttard J; Davies B; Fecht D; Muller ES; Nathvani R; Sportiche N; Daby HI; Johnson E; Li G; Flaxman S; Toledano MB; Asaria M; Ezzati M

Changes in life expectancy and house prices in London from 2002 to 2019: hyper-resolution spatiotemporal analysis of death registration and real estate data Journal Article

In: The Lancet Regional Health - Europe, In Press, 2023.

Zhang M; Shi Y; Zhou B; Huang Z; Zhao Z; Li C; Zhang X; Han G; Peng K; Li X; Wang Y; Ezzati M; Wang L; Li Y

Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in China, 2004-18: findings from six rounds of a national survey Journal Article

In: BMJ, 380, iss. 380, pp. e071952, 2023.

Zhang Y; Liu N; Li Y; Long Y; Baumgartner J; Adamkiewicz G; Bhalla K; Rodriguez JI; Gemmell E

Neighborhood infrastructure-related risk factors and non-communicable diseases: a systematic meta-review Journal Article

In: Environmental Health, 22, pp. 2, 2023.

Kanagasabai T; Carter E; Yan L; Chan Q; Elliott P; Ezzati M; Kelly F; Xie G; Yang X; Zhao L; Guo D; Daskalopoulou SS; Wu Y; Baumgartner J

Cross-sectional study of household solid fuel use and renal function in older adults in China Journal Article

In: Environmental Research, 219, pp. 115117, 2022.

Gemmell E; Ramsden R; Brussoni M; Brauer M

Influence of neighborhood built environments on the outdoor free play of young children: a systematic, mixed-studies review and thematic synthesis Journal Article

In: Journal of Urban Health, 2022.

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