Biomonitoring California Scientific Guidance Panel Meeting, July 2017

Meeting Date & Time: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Richmond, CA

California Department of Public Health, Richmond Campus



Biomonitoring California
Scientific Guidance Panel Meeting

California Department of Public Health Richmond Campus Auditorium
850 Marina Bay Parkway, Richmond, CA

July 20, 2017: 10:00 am – 4:45 pm


Welcome and Panel Business
Lauren Zeise, Ph.D., Director, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA)

Overview of the Meeting
Chair, Scientific Guidance Panel (SGP)

Program Update
Presentation:  Nerissa Wu, Ph.D., California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
Panel Questions
Public Comment
Panel Discussion

Advancing and Integrating Non-Targeted Analysis Research at the US EPA
Presentation:  Jon Sobus, Ph.D., National Exposure Research Laboratory,
                        US Environmental Protection Agency
Panel Questions
Public Comment
Panel and Audience Discussion


Glyphosate Biomonitoring: Challenges and Opportunities
Presentation:  Roy Gerona, Ph.D., and Axel Adams, M.P.H., UC San Francisco
Panel Questions
Public Comment
Panel Discussion


Potential Designated Chemicals:  Organophosphorus Pesticides
Presentation:  Shoba Iyer, Ph.D., OEHHA
Panel Questions
Public Comment
Panel Discussion and Recommendations

Open Public Comment Period

Wrap-up and Adjournment

Meeting Participation and Comment

Please send your comments or questions to

Attending the meeting in person

The meeting is being held at the CDPH Richmond campus, a secure facility.  Instructions will be posted soon regarding how to gain entry for the meeting.

Join the meeting via webinar

Instructions for joining via webinar will be posted prior to the meeting.

General participation information

Members of the public and representatives of organizations are invited to participate in the SGP meeting in person or via webinar.  Public comments may be subject to time limits.

If you would like to submit materials relevant to an agenda topic, send a copy to (link sends e-mail) or by mail to Biomonitoring California (c/o OEHHA, 1515 Clay St, 16th Floor, Oakland, CA 94612).  Relevant materials will be made available to the SGP.

Biomonitoring California complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  If you have special accommodation or language needs, contact the program at (link sends e-mail) or (510) 622-3190. TTY/TDD/Speech-to-Speech users dial 7-1-1 for the California Relay Service.  If possible, contact us at least five days before the meeting so we can ensure that the necessary staff or equipment will be available for you at the meeting.