GeoHealth Working Group

Faculty Advisors
Dr. Tim Buckley, Chair, Division of Environmental Health Sciences
Dr. Mei-Po Kwan, Professor, Department of Geography

Meeting Schedule

A Geospatial Framework for Analyzing the Interaction of Childhood Obesity and Air Pollution on Cardiovascular Health

Tuesday, March 9, 2010 - 11 am to 12:00 pm

Where: Rm 0155d (basement), Derby Hall
Description: We will lead a presentation and discussion on our ongoing project of children time-space activity pattern, air pollution and obesity. Data collection methods for air pollution, biomarker and space-time data using novel technologies and GPS will be discussed. Analysis of these data using a time-geographic method will be examined. Discussion will follow.