What: Green Transportation Planning to avoid deadly TRAP
(traffic-related air pollution)
When: Monday, June 6th, 2016, 7 p.m. – 8:55 p.m.
Where: At the Dan Beard Boy Scout Council
10078 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241
Speaker: Dr. Chris Curran
Dr. Chris Curran, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Northern Kentucky University and long-time Chair of the Miami Group’s Wild & Scenic Subcommittee, will discuss new
data about the health and ecological impacts of traffic-related air pollution (TRAP).
You will learn why it’s more than asthmatics who suffer from poor
air quality and how our community’s quality of life can be improved by timely investments in expanding green transportation choices.
Biography of Dr. Chris Curran: Chris has a master’s degree in Sciences and a doctorate in Environmental Genetics and Molecular Toxicology from the University of Cincinnati. She has received funding from the USEPA and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to study gene-environment interactions and to develop innovative solutions to traffic-related air pollution.She is a long-time Sierran and has also chaired the Ohio Chapter Transportation Committee