Scott Weichenthal

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Indoor ultrafine particle exposures and home heating systems: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian homes during the winter months
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:288-97. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterizing and predicting ultrafine particle counts in Canadian classrooms during the winter months: model development and evaluation
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, 1130 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Environ Res 106:349-60. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A web-based route planning tool to reduce cyclists' exposures to traffic pollution: a case study in Montreal, Canada
    Marianne Hatzopoulou
    McGill University, Department of Civil Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Environ Res 123:58-61. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of ultrafine particle exposures in transportation environments: findings of an 8-month survey conducted in Montréal, Canada
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:551-63. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Pesticides and childhood cancer: an update of Zahm and Ward's 1998 review
    Claire Infante-Rivard
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:81-99. 2007
  6. doi request reprint The impact of traffic volume, composition, and road geometry on personal air pollution exposures among cyclists in Montreal, Canada
    Marianne Hatzopoulou
    Department of Civil Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:46-51. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Bayesian estimation of the probability of asbestos exposure from lung fiber counts
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2, Canada
    Biometrics 66:603-12. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the Use Of Portable Air Pollution Sensors to Capture the Spatial Variability Of Traffic-Related Air Pollution
    Laure Deville Cavellin
    Civil Engineering, McGill University, 817 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 50:313-20. 2016
  9. doi request reprint A land use regression model for ambient ultrafine particles in Montreal, Canada: A comparison of linear regression and a machine learning approach
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Electronic address
    Environ Res 146:65-72. 2016

Collaborators

  • Lawrence Joseph
  • Claire Infante-Rivard
  • Marianne Hatzopoulou
  • Laure Deville Cavellin
  • Mark Goldberg
  • Martina S Ragettli
  • Ryan Tack
  • Audrey Smargiassi
  • Ryan Kulka
  • Nancy Ross
  • Graeme Pickett
  • Dan Crouse
  • Guillaume Barreau
  • Ross Andersen
  • William Farrell
  • Luis Miranda-Moreno
  • Hussam Dugum

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Indoor ultrafine particle exposures and home heating systems: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian homes during the winter months
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:288-97. 2007
    ..In general, our findings suggest that home heating systems are not important determinants of indoor UFP exposures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterizing and predicting ultrafine particle counts in Canadian classrooms during the winter months: model development and evaluation
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, 1130 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Environ Res 106:349-60. 2008
    ..In general, our findings suggest that reasonable estimates of classroom UFP counts may be obtained from outdoor UFP data but that the accuracy of such estimates are limited in the presence of indoor UFP sources...
  3. doi request reprint A web-based route planning tool to reduce cyclists' exposures to traffic pollution: a case study in Montreal, Canada
    Marianne Hatzopoulou
    McGill University, Department of Civil Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Environ Res 123:58-61. 2013
    ..1 ppb for a single trip. Cumulative exposure levels (ppb km) decreased by approximately 4%. In general, the benefits of decreased exposure could be achieved with little increase (less than 1 km) in the overall route length...
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of ultrafine particle exposures in transportation environments: findings of an 8-month survey conducted in Montréal, Canada
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:551-63. 2008
    ..65) and automobile (r=0.77) routes. Further research is required to incorporate variables such as traffic density and vehicle ventilation settings into the models presented...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pesticides and childhood cancer: an update of Zahm and Ward's 1998 review
    Claire Infante-Rivard
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:81-99. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The impact of traffic volume, composition, and road geometry on personal air pollution exposures among cyclists in Montreal, Canada
    Marianne Hatzopoulou
    Department of Civil Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:46-51. 2013
    ..Further evaluation is required, however, as the impact of separate cycling lanes and/or traffic counts on personal exposures may vary between regions...
  7. doi request reprint Bayesian estimation of the probability of asbestos exposure from lung fiber counts
    Scott Weichenthal
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A2, Canada
    Biometrics 66:603-12. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Investigating the Use Of Portable Air Pollution Sensors to Capture the Spatial Variability Of Traffic-Related Air Pollution
    Laure Deville Cavellin
    Civil Engineering, McGill University, 817 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 50:313-20. 2016
    ..However, the sensors suggest a good performance with respect to capturing the spatial variability in NO2 and O3 and are very convenient to use, having great potential for capturing temporal variability. ..
  9. doi request reprint A land use regression model for ambient ultrafine particles in Montreal, Canada: A comparison of linear regression and a machine learning approach
    Scott Weichenthal
    Air Health Science Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Electronic address
    Environ Res 146:65-72. 2016
    ..However, differences in predictive performance were not statistically significant when evaluated using the cross-validation procedure. ..