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Brown Bag - Pollution Effects on Hospital Admissions

The Maricopa County Air Quality Department continues its 2013 Brown Bag series event on Thursday, August 29, 2013, 12:00pm at the department’s offices, 1001 N. Central Ave., Phoenix.


Topic:             Pollution Effects on Hospital Admissions


Presenters:     Barbara Burkholder 


Topic Outline: 

We are very pleased to announce that Barbara Burkholder, from the Arizona Asthma Coalition will be our next guest speaker for our continuing Brown Bag Series. Mrs. Burkholder will be presenting a study that shows the correlation between increased particulate concentrations in the ambient air and hospital admissions.  

RSVP requested

The Brown Bag is open to the public at no charge.  Please RSVP to attend this brown bag session to Ken Hooker by e-mail: or by phone (602) 506-5102.



Maricopa County Air Quality Department, 1001 N. Central Ave.  Our offices are located on the northeast corner of Central Avenue and Roosevelt in downtown Phoenix.  Visitor parking is available in the white, three-story parking garage next to our building.


*All visitors to the MCAQD office located at 1001 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ will need to check-in at the reception area in suite 125.





About Maricopa County Air Quality Department


The Maricopa County Air Quality Department is a regulatory agency whose goal is to ensure federal clean air standards are achieved and maintained for the residents and visitors of Maricopa County. The department is governed by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors and follows air quality standards set forth by the federal Clean Air Act.


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