2012 June 5: EPA and NIH Announce Challenge to Develop Personal Air Pollution and Health Sensors
Latisha Petteway (News Media Only)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
EPA and NIH Announce Challenge to Develop Personal Air Pollution and Health Sensors
WASHINGTON – Members of the media are invited to attend an announcement on a new nationwide competition called the My Air, My Health Challenge at the Health Data Initiative Forum III: The Health Datapalooza. The competition is offering awards for developing a personal, portable sensor system that measures air pollution and a person’s physiological response to it.
This event is open to the public. Press will be available to speak to speakers at the conclusion of the announcement.
WHO: Glenn Paulson, Ph.D.
Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D.
WHAT: EPA and NIEHS will announce the My Air, My Health Challenge
WHEN: Wednesday, June 6, 2012
WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
More information on the Health Data Initiative Forum III and the webcast: http://www.HDIforum.org