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Dr Ariana Zeka is a Lecturer in Epidemiology and Public Health at the Institute. Her research interests are wide and cover several areas of population and environmental health field including: the health effects of environmental exposures; study of social and economic determinants of health; evaluation of public policy on population health outcomes; advancing epidemiologic methods; and exposure assessment and modelling for health studies. 



2011              PGCert, Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

                       Brunel University London, United Kongdom


2003-2006   Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Epidemiology

                       Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Environmental Health Department,

                       Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA


2003              ScD, Doctor of Science, Epidemiology

                       University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA


2002              Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Epidemiology

                       Environmental Epidemiology Unit,

                       International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France


1998              MSc, Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy

                       University of Manchester, United Kingdom


1994              MD, Degree in Medicine (Medical Doctor)

                       Faculty of Medicine, University of Tirana, Albania 


Newest selected publications

Al-Wahaibi, A. and Zeka, A. (2015) 'Health impacts from living near a major industrial park in Oman'. BMC Public Health, 15 (1).

Journal article

Al Wahaibi, A. and Zeka, A. (2015) 'Respiratory and allergic health effects in a young population in proximity of a major industrial park in Oman'. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. (online first). ISSN: 1470-2738 Open Access Link

Journal article

Henschel, S., Le Tertre, A., Atkinson, R., Querol, X., Pandofli, M., Zeka, A., et al. (2015) 'Trends of nitrogen oxides in ambient air in nine European cities between 1999 and 2010'. Atmospheric Environment, 117. pp. 234 - 241.Open Access Link

Journal article

Al-Wahaibi, A. and Zeka, A. (2015) 'Health impacts from living near a major industrial park in Oman'. BMC Public Health, 15 (1).Open Access Link

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Stallings-Smith, S., Goodman, P., Kabir, Z., Clancy, L. and Zeka, A. (2014) 'Socioeconomic differentials in the immediate mortality effects of the national Irish smoking ban'. PLoS One, 9 (6).Open Access Link

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