A Conference Hosted by the Berkeley Water Center

September 3, 2015

Dean, College of Natural Resources, University of California at Berkeley (UCB)

9:00-9:15

Opening remarks

Dean Emeritus
College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Director, NCRWSTG (China CDC)

9:15-9:30

A brief introduction to the National Center for Rural Water and Supply Technical Guidance (NCRWSTG) and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC)

Director
NCRWSTG (China CDC)

PhD/MPH Candidate, Environmental Science, Policy & Management, School of Public Health (UCB)

9:30-10:00

Household water treatment in China: Results from our collaborative research project

Joint Ph.D./MPH Recipient
Department of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

Professor, Energy Resources Group; Co-director, the Berkeley Water Center (UCB)

10:00-10:30

Treated wastewater in Chengdu: An economic option for peri-urban irrigation?

Professor
Energy Resources Group

10:30-10:45

COFFEE BREAK


National Center for Rural Water Supply Technical Guidance (China CDC)

10:45-11:15

The NCRWSTG’s current projects and research interests

China CDC

Center for Chinese Studies; Geography

11:15-12:00

Panel Discussion and Q & A: Water and Health in China

China CDC

12:00-1:30

LUNCH BREAK


Professor, School of Public Health (UCB)

1:30-2:00

Cluster randomized trials in the study of waterborne diseases

Professor
School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

Epidemiologist, School of Public Health (UCB)

2:00-2:30

Matched cohort designs to study urban water infrastructure improvements

Epidemiologist
School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering (UCB)

2:30-3:00

Intermittent water supply: Current understanding and knowledge gaps

Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering & Director of the Environmental Energy Technologies Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) and Susan Amrose Project Scientist, LBNL

3:00-3:30

Robust and low-cost arsenic remediation in groundwater used for drinking

Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

3:00-3:45

COFFEE BREAK


Professor, School of Public Health (UCB)

3:45-4:15

Measuring the health impacts of household air pollution in China

Professor
School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

Professor, School of Public Health (UCB)

4:15-4:45

Schistosomiasis transmission in irrigated agriculture in China: From control to termination

Professor
School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

PhD Candidate, Civil & Environmental Engineering (UCB)

4:45-5:15

Paying or not paying for safe water? Insights from arsenic-affected communities in India

PhD Candidate
Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering; Co-director, the Berkeley Water Center (UCB)

5:15-5:45

Health effects of potable water reuse

Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

5:45-6:30

Reception


11:15-12:00

Director
NCRWSTG (China CDC)

10:45-11:15

China CDC

11:15-12:00

China CDC

11:15-12:00

China CDC