TF-2014-18

Household Air Pollution from Solid Fuel Combustion Smoke and Global Health Equality

Chairs: Akshay Sood & John Balmes

The workshop objectives are to ensure that upon conclusion, participants will be able to explain health effects by solid fuel smoke exposure in developed and developing countries; identify components of solid fuel smoke and biomarkers of smoke exposure; understand mechanisms related to cardiopulmonary diseases due to solid fuel smoke exposure; and describe useful intervention strategies for developed and developing countries.