Mar 022017

Ozone 2017 – From Basic Science to Public Health


The Ozone Research Center (ORC) presents its 2017 Science Workshop, open to all interested faculty, staff, and students.
Attendance is free, but registration is requested – please register here.

When: Friday, 24 March 2017
9:30AM – 2PM
Where: Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute
Conference Room C
Rutgers Busch Campus
170 Frelinghuysen Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854 [directions]


The workshop will feature overview presentations describing current research being performed at the Center, guest speakers, and a poster session. Lunch will be provided.

Topics include: Developments in photochemical pollution monitoring and modeling; The biology of ozone exposures; Respiratory and cardiovascular effects of ozone and PM; Impacts of environmental change on ozone and co-occurring air pollutants and aeroallergens; Outdoor, indoor and in-vehicle human exposures; Progress in attaining the ozone NAAQS

Speakers: Prof. Howard Kipen, Prof. Deborah Laskin, Prof. Robert Laumbach, Prof. Clifford Weisel, Prof. Panos Georgopoulos


Ozone and Co-Occurring Pollutants: Progress and Challenges for New Jersey, the US, and the World


Base funding for ORC is provided by the State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJ DEP).