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Air Quality Conference: Particulate Pollution in the San Joaquin Valley


Conference Videos and Presentations - Thursday, June 10, 2010

VALLEY PM 2.5, CHAPTER TWO: ELEMENTAL CARBON (EC), METALS, AND ULTRAFINE PARTICLES (PM 0.1): VALLEY SOURCES, CARDIOVASCULAR AND PULMONARY EFFECTS, AND FINDINGS FROM VALLEY HEALTH RESEARCH.

What Are We Breathing on Shaw Avenue? Understanding the Chemical Makeup and Health Implications of Individual Particles.

Anthony Wexler, UC Davis
Speaker Biography | Video (Parts: A, B) | Presentation (30.3 mb)

What Does Experimental Research Tell Us About the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Effects of Concentrated Ambient Particles Found in Valley Air?

Laurel Plummer and Kent Pinkerton, San Joaquin Valley Aerosol Health Effects Center, UC Davis
Speakers Biography | Video (Parts: A, B, C, D) | 1 Presentation (1 mb) | 2 Presentation (1.3 mb)

Which PM 2.5 Components Affect Cardiovascular Health and How Do They Vary By Region?

Terry Gordon, New York University
Speaker Biography | Video (Parts: A, B, C, D) | Presentation (2.5 mb)

BIOAEROSOLS AND THEIR HEALTH EFFECTS

What’s Driving Valley Allergies? A Practitioner’s View.

Richard DeMera, DeMera Allergy and Immunology Center
Speaker Biography | Video (Parts: A, B) | Presentation (157 kb)

Overcoming the Challenges to Assessing Allergen Exposure and Risk.

Richard Flagan, California Institute of Technology
Speaker Biography | Video

Bioaerosols and Pulmonary Health: The FACES Endotoxin Exposure Assessment.

Fred Lurmann, Sonoma Technology, Inc
Speaker Biography | Video (Parts: A, B, C) | Presentation (863 kb) | Excerpt (58 kb)

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: SCIENCE AND THE PROTECTION OF PUBLIC HEALTH

The Work of EPA’s Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee.

John Balmes, UC Berkeley, UCSF, and CARB Board Member
Speaker Biography | Video (Parts: A, B, C, D, E) | Presentation (357 kb)

Policymaking Roundtable Discussion: Translating Science into Policy within the Clean Air Act Framework.

Seyed Sadredin, Valley Air District; Matthew Lakin, Region 9 EPA; Karen Magliano, California Air Resources Board.
Speakers Biography | Video (Parts: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I) | EPA Presentation (184 kb) | ARB Presentation (18 kb)