IAQTC: National Conferences and Outreach to Tribes

To help promote and advance the development of sound IAQ management practices in tribal communities, ITEP will provide travel scholarships to tribes to attend national conferences such as the EPA National Asthma Forum, the Tools for Schools IAQ Symposium, and the National Tribal Forum on Air Quality. Below is a list of conferences that have been supported by this program.

National Asthma Forum:
The National Asthma Forum was held June 9-10, 2011, in Washington, DC. The IAQTC staff and tribal staff attended the National Asthma Forum.
    National Asthma Forum

The purpose of attending the conference was to develop partnerships with the IAQTC staff to address asthma in tribal communities.

National Tribal Forum on Air Quality:
The National Tribal Forum on Air Quality was held June 14-16, 2011 in Spokane, WA. ITEP staff provided travel scholarships to eleven tribal professionals. The indoor air quality break sessions focused on tribal radon programs and mitigation, mold remediation, weatherization and indoor air quality, asthma and Tribal Healthy Homes.
All presentations are available at:
    2011 National Tribal Forum


For more information please contact:
Mansel Nelson, Sr. Program Coordinator
Tel: 928/523-1275
Email: Mansel.Nelson@nau.edu


Last updated: January 27, 2012

 

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