Research Screening Committee - Board Members' Advance Agenda

This page updated July 15, 2005.

State of California
AIR RESOURCES BOARD

BOARD MEMBERS' ADVANCE AGENDA

Research Screening Committee Meeting

Cal/EPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street
Conference Room 530
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 445-0753


Below are two projects from the Extramural Research Program that have been reviewed and are being recommended to the Board for funding, by the Research Screening Committee:

RESEARCH PROPOSALS - 2000

1.

"Responses to Short-Term Fluctuations in Particulate Air Pollution in Asthmatic Children: Implications for Asthma Natural History," Part A University of California, Berkeley, $1,976,053
  This project will: 1) more precisely define the role(s) that different components of particulate air pollution (PM), in combination with other ambient air pollutants, play in the acute respiratory responses occurring in asthmatic children residing in the greater Fresno area and 2) determine how those acute responses influence the progression of the disease over multiple critical growth years. Part A will have both panel studies and longitudinal studies component.

2.

"Responses to Short-Term Fluctuations in Particulate Air Pollution in Asthmatic Children: Implications for Asthma Natural History," Part B University of California, Berkeley, $1,906,976
  Part B will provide the exposure assessment in support of Part A .


Research Screening Committee

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