George Astrakianakis

Degrees / Designations 

PhD Environmental and Occupational Health - University of Washington 2005
MEng Chemical Engineering - University of British Columbia 1992
BEng Mechanical Engineering - Concordia University 1988

Mailing Address 
School of Population and Public Health 2206 East Mall Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3


Academic Appointment 
Assistant Professor
Body Locations and Systems 
Blood, Heart and Circulation
Other Areas of Research 
Chemical and Biological Hazards Control in Occupational Settings
Occupational Cancer and Exposure Assessment
Occupational Health and Safety in Health Care

Currently I conduct research in the area of occupational cancer risks, as well as occupational health and hygiene in the health care industry. I am based at the School of Population and Public Health at UBC but collaborate with colleagues across all of BC's Health Authorities. My research is supported in part by the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research - Scholar Award.