Urban Air Quality Speaker Series: Dr. Michelle Bell, Yale University

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Dr. Michelle Bell
October 4, 2019
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Location
Thompson Library Room 165, 1858 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43210

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Add to Calendar 2019-10-04 12:00:00 2019-10-04 13:00:00 Urban Air Quality Speaker Series: Dr. Michelle Bell, Yale University

Air pollution and human health: Research challenges and future directions

This event is free and open to the public, light refreshments will be provided

In the theme of sustainability we ask you to bring your own reusable beverage container

Air Quality is quickly becoming a global health crisis, especially in highly urbanized areas. Urban air pollution depends on many factors, ranging from meteorological conditions to geographic factors. Our guest speaker is an expert in urban air quality and will bring new insights to this topic.

Dr. Michelle Bell

Dr. Michelle Bell is the Mary E. Pinchot Professor of Environmental Health at the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, with secondary appointments at the Yale School of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences Division and the Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science, Environmental Engineering Program.

Dr. Bell's research investigates how human health is affected by atmospheric systems, including air pollution and weather. Other areas of interest in research include health impacts of climate change and environmental justice. Much of her work is based in epidemiology, biostatistics, and environmental engineering. Her research is designed to be targeted towards policy makers to contribute to well-informed decision-making.  

Thompson Library Room 165, 1858 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43210 Center for Urban and Regional Analysis cura@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Air pollution and human health: Research challenges and future directions

This event is free and open to the public, light refreshments will be provided

In the theme of sustainability we ask you to bring your own reusable beverage container

Air Quality is quickly becoming a global health crisis, especially in highly urbanized areas. Urban air pollution depends on many factors, ranging from meteorological conditions to geographic factors. Our guest speaker is an expert in urban air quality and will bring new insights to this topic.

Dr. Michelle Bell

Dr. Michelle Bell is the Mary E. Pinchot Professor of Environmental Health at the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, with secondary appointments at the Yale School of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences Division and the Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science, Environmental Engineering Program.

Dr. Bell's research investigates how human health is affected by atmospheric systems, including air pollution and weather. Other areas of interest in research include health impacts of climate change and environmental justice. Much of her work is based in epidemiology, biostatistics, and environmental engineering. Her research is designed to be targeted towards policy makers to contribute to well-informed decision-making.  

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