Affiliation: University of British Columbia
- Bringing home the right to food in Canada: challenges and possibilities for achieving food securityKaren Rideout
Faculty of Land and Food Systems, University of British Columbia, 2357 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 124
Public Health Nutr 10:566-73. 2007....
- Potential for increased human foodborne exposure to PCDD/F when recycling sewage sludge on agricultural landKaren Rideout
School of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Environ Health Perspect 112:959-69. 2004..However, the use of sludge on land used to graze animals appears likely to result in increased human exposure to PCDD/F...
- Considering risks to healthcare workers from glutaraldehyde alternatives in high-level disinfectionK Rideout
School of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
J Hosp Infect 59:4-11. 2005..The potential risks of all high-level disinfectants are serious; thus regulators and users are faced with important risk management decisions before and after they have been introduced into the workplace...
- Putting food on the public health table: Making food security relevant to regional health authoritiesKaren Rideout
Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
Can J Public Health 97:233-6. 2006..The model and indicators offer a rational process that could be useful for collaborative multi-stakeholder initiatives to improve food security...
- Food sales outlets, food availability, and the extent of nutrition policy implementation in schools in British ColumbiaKaren Rideout
Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Can J Public Health 98:246-50. 2007..We also directly measured the number and types of snack foods available for sale in each vending machine at each school...
- Uptake of cadmium from Pacific oysters (Crassostrea gigas) in British Columbia oyster growersRay Copes
BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Environ Res 107:160-9. 2008....
- Politics and partnerships: challenges and rewards of partnerships in workplace health research in the healthcare sector of British Columbia, CanadaAnnalee Yassi
Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Int J Occup Environ Health 10:457-65. 2004..As all partners recognized the importance of the research agenda, the stakeholders remained committed to working through the challenges, and have consequently achieved considerable success...
- Trace element levels in adults from the west coast of Canada and associations with age, gender, diet, activities, and levels of other trace elementsNina A Clark
BC Centre for Disease Control, BC, Canada
Chemosphere 70:155-64. 2007..Several statistically significant correlations were also observed between trace elements...