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Ira Tager

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Ira Tager

Professor and Head of Epidemiology
University of California, Berkeley
Expertise: 
effects of air pollution on health
asthma and chronic obstructive lung disease
air quality aboard commercial planes

Biography

Dr. Tager was a member, along with UC Berkeley Prof. William Nazaroff, of the National Academy of Sciences' committee on air quality in passenger cabins of commercial aircraft. The committee released a report in December 2001 calling for the Federal Aviation Administration to monitor the air quality on commercial aircraft and to re-evaluate its regulations on cabin air quality.

105 Haviland Hall
Berkeley  California  94720
United States
Office Phone: 
(510) 642-9533
Office Fax: 
(510) 643-5163

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