SESSION 4: Health Security: Air Quality in Texas Cities


Session 4, Monday, 24 January at 3:30 PM

(Joint between the Presidential Sessions and the 13th Conference on Environment and Health)

This session features presentations exploring contemporary air quality and health successes and challenges in the state of Texas. Speakers will review long-term and seasonal trends in criteria air pollutions, social and spatial patterns in health outcomes associated with particulate matter and dust storms, and the impact of unconventional oil and gas extraction techniques on air quality.