Public Input Sessions on Chemical Selection, Fresno, CA (April 23, 2008); Oakland, CA (April 3, 2008); and Los Angeles, CA (March 23, 2008)

Meeting Date & Time: Thursday, April 3, 2008 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
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Agenda

Individual presentation slides are available as pdf files below

April 3, 2008, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Elihu M . Harris State of California Office Building, 1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA

10:00 - Convening the Meeting - Lauren Zeise, Ph.D., Chief, Reproductive and Cancer Hazard Assessment Branch (RCHAB), Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA)

10:05 - Workshop Goals, Program Agenda & Introductions - Lori Copan, M.P.H., AE-C, Health Educator, Environmental Health Investigations Branch (EHIB), California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

10:25 - Overview of the California Biomonitoring Program - Diana Lee, M.P.H., RD, Research Scientist, EHIB, CDPH

Handouts: SB 1379 California Environmental Contaminant Biomonitoring Program legislation, SGP Member List, California Biomonitoring Program Staff

11:15 - Role of State Laboratories - Peter Flessel, PHD, Chief Environmental Health Laboratory Branch. CDPH

11:35 - Participant Discussion & Input on California Biomonitoring Program

12:00 - Lunch

1:00 - Review Afternoon Goals & Agenda

1:10 - Selecting Chemicals for Biomonitoring - Diana Lee, M.P.H., RD, Research Scientist, EHIB, CDPH

Handouts: Biomonitoring Chemical Selection Overview, Glossary

1:50 - Selecting Priority Chemicals - Amy Dunn, M.P.H., Research Scientist, RCHAB, OEHHA

Handouts: Third National Report on Human Exposure to Environmental Chemicals: Executive Summary of 3rd Report,CDC Chemicals List

2:30 - Open Discussion

2:50 - Closing & Evaluation -Lori Copan

3:00 - Workshop Adjourned