How does wildfire smoke affect our health? Learn about what is in wildfire smoke and how it impacts our health while also exploring the evidence gaps and effective health protection strategies. You will also learn about some of the sensors and models used to monitor smoke and predict its movement and concentration.
Presented by: Dr. Sarah Henderson, Scientific Director of Environmental Health Services at BCCDC and of the National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH), and Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia School of Population & Public Health; and Brian Wiens, Managing Director at Canada Wildfire. Increase your understanding of how these models work and discover how to use them to make informed health decisions.