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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

Alwahaibi, A. and Zeka, A. (2016) 'Respiratory and allergic health effects in a young population in proximity of a major industrial park in Oman.'. J Epidemiol Community Health, 70 (2). pp. 174 - 180. ISSN: 0143-005X Open Access Link

Journal article

Henschel, S., Le Tertre, A., Atkinson, RW., Querol, X., Pandolfi, 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. ISSN: 1352-2310 Open Access Link

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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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Al-Wahaibi, A. and Zeka, A. (2015) 'Health impacts from living near a major industrial park in Oman.'. BMC Public Health, 15 (1). pp. 524. ISSN: 1471-2458

Journal article

Zeka, A., Browne, S., McAvoy, H. and Goodman, P. (2014) 'The association of cold weather and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in the island of Ireland between 1984 and 2007.'. Environ Health, 13 (1). pp. 104. ISSN: 1476-069X Open Access Link

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