WATER AND PUBLIC HEALTH

Editor : W.O.K. Grabow,

Department of Virology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, South Africa

1. Water and Health

Jamie Bartram, Department of Protection of the Human Environment, World Health Organization, Switzerland

Classification of Water-Related Disease
Rozalind Stanwell-Smith, Royal Institute of Public Health, UK

Outbreaks of Water-borne Diseases
Paul R. Hunter,
Burden of Disease: Current Situation and Trends
Annette Pruss-Ustun, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Lorna Fewtrell, Centre for Research into Environment and Health, UK
Transmission and Prevention of Water-Related Diseases
Johathan T. Macy, Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
Robert E. Quick, Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
Goals of Water Treatment and Disinfection: Reduction in Morbidity and Mortality
Pierre Payment, INRS - Institut Armand-Frappier,Universite du Quebec, Canada
Diseases Associated with Drinking Water Supplies that Meet Treatment and Indicator Specifications
Pierre Payment, INRS - Institut Armand-Frappier,Universite du Quebec, Canada
New and Emerging Waterborne Infectious Diseases
Louis H. Nel, Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Wanda Markotter, Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Future Needs and Priorities for Drinking Water and Health
Timothy E. Ford, Department of Microbiology, Montana State University, USA

2. Rural and Urban Water Supply and Sanitation

Guy Howard,
Health Impact and Economic Costs of Poor Water and Sanitation
Guy Hutton, Swiss Centre for International Health, Swiss Tropical Institute, Switzerland
Water and Sanitation Technologies: Achieving Quality?
Guy Howard,
Hygiene Promotion
John Hubley, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK
Institutional Issues in the Delivery of Water and Sanitation Services
Sue Coates,
Cyrus Njiru,
Kevin Sansom,
Economics and Financing in the Water Sector
Renato Parena, Gruppo Societa Metropolitana Acque Torino Spa, Italy
Estimating and Responding to Demand for Water Supply and Sanitation
Paul A. Deverill,

3. Drinking Water Supplies

Jamie Bartram, Department of Protection of the Human Environment, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Quality Specifications for Human Drinking Water Supplies
Jamie Bartram, Department of Protection of the Human Environment, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Quality Specifications for Drinking Water for Farm Animals
Roy Kirby,
Zoonoses Acquired through Drinking Water
Rachel M. Chalmers, Cryptosporidium Reference Unit, NPHS Microbiology Swansea, Singleton Hospital, UK
Microbiological Water Quality Assessment (catchment to tap)
Nicholas John Ashbolt, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia
Epidemiologic Studies of Disinfectants and Disinfectant By-Products
Gunther F. Craun, Gunther F. Craun & Associates, USA
Rebecca L. Calderon, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, USA
Health Effects of Chemical Contamination
Virginia Murray,
Paul R. Hunter,
Faith Goodfellow,
Unconventional Sources of Water Supply
Pieter E. Odendaal, South African Water Research Commission, South Africa
Point-of-Use Water Treatment for Home and Travel
Joseph A. Cotruvo, Joseph Cotruvo & Associates LLC; NSF International/WHO Collaborating Centre, USA
Bottled and Natural Mineral Water
Paul R. Hunter,

4. Water Resources

Richard Carr,
Purified Wastewater: Application in Agriculture
Richard Carr,
Impacts of Eutrophication on the Safety of Drinking- and Recreational Water
Jennifer L Davis, School of Public Health, Griffith University, Australia
Glen Shaw, School of public health, Griffith university, Australia
GroundWater and Public Health
Marylynn V. Yates, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of California, USA
Jack V. Schijven, Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands
Agriculture and Mariculture
Gail E. Greening, Communicable Disease Group, Institute of Environmental Science and Research Ltd., Kenepuru Science Centre, New Zealand
Gillian D. Lewis, School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Recreation in Natural Water Resources
Nicholas John Ashbolt, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia
Ecological Sanitation/Latrines
Thor-Axel Stenstrom,
Constraints to Improving Water and Sanitation Services
Marcos von Sperling, Department of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering,Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

5. Human Health in Water Resources Development

Willem van der Hoek, International Water Management Institute(IWMI), Sri Lanka
Health Implications of Dam Projects
Eline Boelee, International Water Management Institute(IWMI), Ethiopia
Health Implications of Irrigation Projects
Eline Boelee, International Water Management Institute(IWMI), Ethiopia
Urban Water Management with Regard to Water-Related Diseases such as Malaria and dengue
Robert Bos,
Toxic Cyanobacteria
Jennifer L Davis, School of Public Health, Griffith University, Australia
Glen Shaw, School of public health, Griffith university, Australia
Multiple Uses of Water and Human Health
Willem van der Hoek, International Water Management Institute(IWMI), Sri Lanka
Health Aspects Associated with Biodiversity Nature Conservation of Wetlands
Felix Amerasinghe,
Control of Water-Borne Diseases: International Institutional Arrangements
Felipe Solsona,

6. Water Reuse

Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Role of Water Reuse in Management of Urban Water Resources
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Applications for Water Reuse
Marylynn V. Yates, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of California, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Jack V. Schijven, Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands
Coming to Terms with Nature: Water Reuse New Paradigm Towards Integrated Water Resources Management
Blanca Elena Jimenez-Cisneros, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
Water Quality Concerns Pertaining to Water Reuse
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Technologies for Wastewater Reclamation and Reuse
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Water Safety Plans for Reclamation Processes
Blanca Elena Jimenez-Cisneros, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
T. Eugene Cloete,
Implementation of Water Reuse
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Economic and Requlatory Issues
Audrey D. Levine, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
Takashi Asano, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, USA
Helminth Ova Control in Wastewater and Sludge for Agricultural Reuse
Blanca Elena Jimenez-Cisneros, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico

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