Health, Seniors & Social Services Committee

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Health, Seniors & Social Services Committee

November 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Ramaz School – Heyman Auditorium

125 East 85th Street,

New York,

NY

United States

Event Detail

HEALTH, SENIORS & SOCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE
AIR QUALITY AND ASTHMA FORUM
IN RESPONSE TO E 91ST STREET MARINE TRANSFER STATION

Speakers:

  • Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright presents bill A. 7214 that authorizes a study on high incidence of asthma
  • Valerie Rifkin, Environment Planning Consultant, discusses health and environmental impacts of  the MTS
  • Thomas Newman, MD, Pulmonary Specialist at Metropolitan Hospital discusses asthma pathology- what is it, and how to combat the disease.

 David Liston, Jacqueline Ludorf and Barbara Rudder,
Health, Seniors & Social Services Committee Co-Chairs