INVITED Speaker


Assoc. Prof. Chunrong Jia
University of Memphis, Tennessee, USA
 

Biography: Dr. Chunrong Jia is an associate professor of environmental health in the School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA. His primary area of research is exposure and risk assessment of organic compounds in the ambient and indoor air. Specific research interests include community air toxics, indoor air quality (IAQ), measurement methods for air pollutants, and environmental health disparities. His research is funded by federal agencies, private foundations, and prestigious universities, e.g., the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), JPB Foundation, and Harvard University. He has established a state-of-the-art environmental exposure assessment laboratory that not only supports his research but those of other researchers across the country. He also maintains a network of 20 air monitoring sites in the tri-state Greater Memphis Area. His research findings are published in many respected journals in environmental sciences and environmental health. Dr. Jia was a Harvard-JPB Environmental Health Fellow from 2014 to 2018. Dr. Jia currently serves on the Air Pollution Control Board for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC).

 

 

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