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W. Lawrence Beeson, DrPH
Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Member, Epidemiology & Biostats, SPH, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Professional Development    Classes
  • New England Epidemiology Institute (Summer Program).  University of Massachusetts at Amherst (7/29/85 to 8/16/85) ( 7/1985 - 8/1985 )
  Seminars and Conferences
  • 18th Annual Conference of the Health Effects Institute (HEI).  Seattle, WA (4/ 28-30 / 2002) ( 4/2002 )
  • 17th Annual Conference of the Health Effects Institute (HEI), Washington, DC  (4/28/01 to 5/1/01) ( 4/2001 - 5/2001 )
  • 15th Annual Conference of the Health Effects Institute (HEI), La Jolla, CA (5/ 11-12 / 1999) ( 5/1999 )
  • 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Epidemiologi Research.  Chicago, IL (6/ 24-26/ 1998) ( 6/1998 )
  • Symposium on Air Pollution Health Impacts:  Recent findings, Implications, Dieselization, and Policy Initiatives.  South Coast Air Quality Management District.  Diamond Bar, CA (11/ 20-21 / 1997) ( 11/1997 )
  • 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology.  Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (8/ 17-21 / 1996) ( 8/1996 )
  • 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for Epidemiologic Research.  Snowbird, UT (6/ 21-24 / 1995) ( 6/1995 )
  • Colloquium on Particulare Air Pollution and Human Mortality & Morbidity.  University of Calif at Irvine, CA  (1 / 24-25 / 1994) ( 1/1994 )
  • 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Epidemiologic Research.  Keystone, CO (6/ 16-18 / 1993) ( 6/1993 )
  • 1989 Public Health Conference on Records and Statistics.  Washington, DC (7/ 17-19/ 1989) ( 7/1989 )
  • Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology.  University of Washington at Seattle. (6/ 20-24 / 1988) ( 6/1988 )
  • Society for Epidemiologic Research.  Vancouver, BC, Canada (6/ 14-17 / 1988) ( 6/1988 )
  • Joint Statistical Meetings.  San Francisco, CA  (8/ 17-20 / 1987) ( 8/1987 )
  • Multivariable Modeling of Epidemiologic Data.  San Francisco, CA  (10/ 20-24 / 1986) ( 10/1986 )
  • Qualitative Methods in Cancer Epidemiology.  International Agency for Resaerch On Cancer.  Lyon, France.  (8/26/85 to 9/6/85) ( 8/1985 - 9/1985 )
  • International SPSS Software Users Exchange (ISSUE) Workshop on Adding User Writtn Procedures to SPSSX.  Chicago, IL (7/15-19/84) ( 7/1984 )
  • Workshop in Applied Statistics, UCLA  (4/16/82) ( 4/1982 )
  • Workshop on Statistical Database Management.  Menlo Park, CA (12/2-4/81) ( 12/1981 )
  • Joint Statistical Meetings.  Detroit, MI (8/10-13/81) ( 8/1981 )
  • Ninth National conference on Comparative Data Base Management Systems.  Los Angeles, CA (10/13-15/80) ( 10/1980 )
  • 18th National Meeting of the Public Health Conference on Records and Statistics.  Washington, DC (8/4-6/80) ( 8/1980 )
  • Seventh Annual Conference of the Mumps User''''s Group.  San Francisco, CA (6/7-9/78) ( 6/1978 )
  • Record Linkage Workshop.  State Department of Health.  Berkeley, CA (5/12-23/77) ( 5/1977 )
  • The 115th Meeting of the Analysis of Large data Sets.  Dallas, TX (2/23-25/77) ( 2/1977 )
  Special Projects
  • Peer Reviewer:  Health Promotion International (4/14) ( 4/2014 )
    "Leadership skills are associated with health behaviours among Canadian children"
  • Peer Reviewer.  Journal:  Health Promotion International.  10/2013

    ( 10/2013 )

    Paper title:  "Leadership Skills are Associated with Health Behaviours among Canadian Children".

  • Peer Reviewer.  Journal:  Journal of Gerontology.   ( 12/2012 )
    Paper Title: "Mediterranean Diet and Risk of Hyperuricemia in Elderly Subjects at high Cardiovascular Risk".
  • Peer Reviewer.  Journal:  Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology   ( 11/2012 )
    Paper title: "Psychiatric Disease Incidence among Danish Seventh-day Adventists and Baptists".
  • Peer Reviewer:  Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).  ( 9/2012 ) Link...
    Title of grant proposal evaluated: "BioPOP: From Exposure to Exposome". [Grant was in English].
  • Peer Reviewer.  Journal:  Annals of Epidemiology.  ( 9/2012 )
    Paper title: "Poultry Processing work and Airway Obstruction among Latino Men and Women in North Carolina".
  • Peer Reviewer.  Journal:  Environmental Health Perspectives ( 10/2011 )
    Paper title:  "A Nested Case-Control STudy of Sarcoidosis Diagnosed after September 11, 2001 among Adults Exposed to the World Trade Center Disaster.
  • Peer Reviewer.  5th International Symposium on Bio- and Medical Informatics and Cybernetics (BMIC 2011) to be held 7/ 19-22/2011 in Orlando, FL ( 10/2010 )
    Paper Title:  "Running EDP (Electronic Data Processing)"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Journal of Clinical Nutrition ( 10/2010 )
    Paper title:  "The Vegan Diet has not Decreased the Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in a Taiwan REetrospective Cohort"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Journal of Epidemiology ( 10/2010 )
    Paper title:  "The effects of Folic Acid Supplementation on Seruim Folate and Plasma Homocysteine in Older Adults".
  • Harvard Pooling Project annual meeting, Boston, MA  (10/4-5/10) ( 10/2010 )
  • EPA START grant peer reviewer, (7/ 27-28 / 2010), Washington, DC ( 7/2010 )
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Journal of Epidemiology ( 10/2009 )
    Paper title:  "Biofuel Smoke and Child Hemoglobin Level in 29 Developing Countries:  A Multilevel Analysis".
  • Consortium for the study of breast cancer among women of African Ancestry.  Rockville, MD  (12/16/08) ( 12/2008 )
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Council on Science and Health. ( 10/2008 )
    Paper title:  "Risk Assessment and Risk Management of Phthalates Revisited"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  Canadian Institutes of Health Research ( 10/2008 )
    Paper title:  "Does Air Pollution Exposure Affect the Development of Type I Diabetes?  Experimental Studies in NOD Mice"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Council on Science and Health ( 10/2006 )
    Paper title:  "PBDEs:  Brominated Flame Retardants:  A Burning Issue"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  Journal of Clinical Epidemiology ( 10/2004 )
    Paper title:  "The Healthy Volunteer Effect Demonstrated in Smokers Participating in a Dietary Intervention Trial"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  Environmental Health Perspectives ( 10/2002 )
    Paper title:  "The Concentration-Response between PM2.5 and Daily Deaths"
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  American Industrial Hygiene Association ( 10/2001 )
    Paper title:  "Occupational Exposure of Racial Groups to Toxic Chemicals and Harmful Physical Agents"  (revised manuscript review)
  • Peer reviewer.  Journal:  Amereican Industrial Hygiene Association ( 10/1999 )
    Paper title:  "Occupational Exposure of Racial Groups to Toxic Chemicals and Physical Agents" (Original review)
  • Harvard Pooling Project.  Boston, MA ( 10/1998 - Present )