Briefing – National Climate Assessment and Air Pollution: The Impact on Asthma and Allergies
Expired event. For reference only.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
U.S. Capitol Visitors Center
Speakers will include:
- Paul Garbe, Chief of the Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), on the health chapter of the recently released National Climate Assessment, with a focus on air quality and allergy impacts
- Janice Nolen, Assistant Vice President, American Lung Association, on air quality trends in the United States and the 2014 State of the Air report