Events Calendar

School of Public Health and Health Professions Workshop

Air Pollution Workshop

Presenter:
Dr. David Diaz-Sanchez, US EPA; Dr. David Christinia, Harvard Univ; Dr. Pauline Mendola, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Devt; Dr. David Carpenter, Univerity at Albany.
Location:
Fifth Floor, UB Clinical and Translational Research Center, 875 Ellicott St, Buffalo, NY 14203
Campus:
Downtown Campus
Date:
9/26/2014
Time:
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost:
Free, but registration required. Details forthcoming.
Sponsor:
UB School of Public Health and Health Professions, UB Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health; UB RENEW Institute; UB Civic Engagement & Public Policy Research Initiative; UB Office of Global Health Initiatives
Contact:
Dr. Lina Mu (Linamu@buffalo.edu)
The all day workshop brings together researchers and scientists with government officials and community environmental advocates working together to fight air pollution.

Workshop organizers aim to:

  • raise awareness of air pollution-related research
  • build connection among scientists across disciplines
  • facilitate communication between community advocates and researchers
  • and generate ideas for future multidisciplinary research collaborations.

Sessions include: (1) Air Pollution, Health Outcomes, and Related Mechanisms; (2) Sources of Air Pollutants and Modeling Air Pollution Exposure; (3) Air Pollution; From Local to Global.