Douglas Dockery, Chair, Department of Environmental Health and Professor of Environmental Epidemiology
Department of Environmental Health/ Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program
Dates of Research:
February 1, 2003 — October 31, 2008
This project will conduct an assessment of the effect of staggered air pollution controls (ban on coal sales) in 1990 (Dublin), 1995 (Cork), 1998 (Limerick, Dundalk, Drogheda, Wexford, and Arklow) on cause-specific mortality and hospital admission.