Reducing the Cardiopulmonary Impact of Particulate Matter Air Pollution in High-Risk Populations

May 29 - 30, 2019
NIH, Natcher Building, Room D, Bethesda, MD


The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), both part of that National Institutes of Health (NIH), joined the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in convening multidisciplinary experts in areas of cardiopulmonary health effects of particulate matter (PM); large cardiovascular clinical trials; exposure assessment; and air quality interventions to improve health.