EGRP News Flash - November 26, 2012

Registration and Poster Abstract Submission Re-opened for Scientific Meeting on Isocyanates and Health

Registration is now open for the "Isocyanates and Health: Past, Present, and Future" scientific meeting. The meeting, originally scheduled to take place in November 2012, has been rescheduled for April 3-4, 2013 at the Bolger Conference Center in Potomac, Maryland.

The purpose of this international multidisciplinary conference is to identify and discuss the latest knowledge and important issues on the health effects of isocyanates, including current best evidence about exposure monitoring, environmental controls and clinical management. There are several conference themes, including a human cancer risk session where the state of science regarding isocyanates and cancer will be discussed.

EGRP Contact: Gary L. Ellison, Ph.D., M.P.H., Program Director, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch.

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