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[Exact time and date TBC] Air Pollution, Sources, Properties and Public Health Implications – with Professor Roy Harrison

1st January 2019 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Roy HarrisonRoy Harrison is Queen Elizabeth II Birmingham Centenary Professor of Environmental Health at the University of Birmingham, UK, and also Distinguished Adjunct Professor at King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia.

His research interests are in air pollution, especially airborne particulate matter.  He has also been heavily engaged at the science/policy interface as a member of several government technical advisory groups for the Department of Health and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) in the U.K. including until recently membership of Defra’s Science Advisory Council.

He was a contributor to the World Health Organization Global Air Quality Guidelines and the Guidelines for Quality of Indoor Air.

He was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2004 New Year Honours List and elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2017.  He is author of over 500 papers in the peer-reviewed literature, and is listed by ISI as a Highly Cited Researcher.

Please book online following the instructions below. You can alternatively telephone The Lunar Society secretariat on 01564 82 1582. You can also e-mail your request to info@lunarsociety.org.uk. Please note, the office is open during normal working hours, Monday to Friday and is closed weekends and bank holidays.


1st January 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm