MARAMA Workshop on Air Quality and Health
February 25-26, 2015


Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
25 S. Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
Hotel Phone Number: 717-239-1600



The focus of the workshop will be the health effects of air pollution. There will also be presentations on related topics, including trends in regional air quality, and assessing impacts of oil and gas development, and the health basis of ambient air quality standards.


Presentation TitleSpeakerPresentation
Atmospheric Emissions and Air Quality Impacts from Natural Gas ProductionProf. David T. Allen
2014 Air Quality in the Mid-Atlantic RegionAmy Huff & Bill Ryan
Air Pollution and Autism Spectrum DisorderLynne Marshall, PhD, MS



Wednesday, February 25, 2015 – 10:00 AM (Registration opens), Workshop is 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday, February 26, 2015 – 8:00 AM (Registration opens), Workshop is 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (noon)


Direct link to registration – CLICK HERE
Registration Deadline: February 4, 2015

There is NO registration fee for attending this workshop.


Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
25 S. Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603

Reservations Number: 1-888-850-6146 or
On-Line Reservations:
Room Rate: $97.00 (plus tax)
Parking Fee: $10.00 (plus tax) for self-parking
Reference: MARAMA Training

Registration Deadline: February 4, 2015

Note: All reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card. Everyone will need to show a valid government photo ID at time of check-in to receive the $97.00 Federal government rate.


MARAMA will offer support to cover the cost of room and tax for up to 2 staff members per MARAMA member agency for the nights of February 24th (if needed) and February 25th. Supported attendees are responsible for all incidentals and travel, including a $10.00 (plus tax) fee for self-parking. Overnight support is not available to those who live within 50 miles of the course location. If additional or alternative support is needed, pre-approval is necessary and a request must come from your agency’s Air Director (or their designee) and emailed to MARAMA’s Executive Director, Susan Wierman (, as well as MARAMA’s Training Coordinator, Sue Dilli (, prior to the event. A list of what type of support is needed, an estimate of additional costs, and the reason for the support is essential to include.