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Dr. McAuley to Serve Second Term on National Academy of Science Transportation and Air Quality Committee

Author: on February 20th, 2014
Topic: Environment » News

Timothy R. McAuley, PhD - Board Chairman and Chief Executive Manager, CHANGE

Timothy R. McAuley, PhD, Board Chairman & Chief Executive Manager of Consulting for Health, Air, Nature, & a Greener Environment, LLC (CHANGE) was recently re-elected to serve a second term as a member of the Transportation and Air Quality ADC20 committee, a part of the Transportation Research Board (TRB).

The TRB is one of the six major divisions of the National Research Council (NRC), a non-profit organization in Washington, D.C. The NRC is jointly administered by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.

The TRB is a consortium more than 7,000 engineers, scientists, and other transportation researchers and practitioners from the public and private sectors and academia, all of whom contribute their expertise in the public interest by participating on TRB committees, panels, and task forces. The program is supported by state transportation departments, federal agencies including the component administrations of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and other organizations and individuals interested in the development of transportation.

Among its many activities, the ADC20 identifies, stimulates and disseminates important research related to transportation and air quality. Its scope is to examine the full range of relationships between transportation and air quality including regulatory and policy considerations, modeling practices, health effects, new technologies and transportation management strategies.

To learn more about the Transportation and Air Quality ADC20 committee and the national Transportation Research Board, please visit the Transportation and Air Quality ADC20 Committee page on the Transportation Research Board website.

To learn more about Dr. Timothy R. McAuley, please read his professional profile.