Watch the live-stream of the lecture here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcXdJnCSPvo
Lung disease, heart disease, stroke, dementia and learning difficulties have been associated with different forms of air pollution including gasses and particulate matter. It is a difficult policy area because there is an economic and social cost to tackling it, so there is a tradeoff.
This lecture will consider the evidence for different forms of air pollution causing diseases, and outline some of the potential solutions.
For all information about this free public lecture by Professor Christopher Whitty, please visit the Gresham College event's page: https://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/air-pollution-its-impact-on-health-and-possible-solutions
No reservations are required for this lecture. It will be run on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
Doors will open 30 minutes before the start of the lecture.