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World Trade Center Health Program Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee (WTC-STAC)



Initial Meeting of the WTCHP-STAC:

November 9 & 10, 2011
Jacob K. Javits Federal Office Building
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY

Transcripts Available Here

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Click on the presenter's name to view their presentation.

8:15am—8:30am Welcome Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
8:30am—8:45am Introductory Remarks John Howard, MD,
WTC Health Program Administrator
8:45am—10:00am Panel of WTC Responders and Survivors  
  - Responders Jim Melius MD, DrPH
NYS Laborers Health & Safety Fund
William Romaka
UFA Sergeant-at-Arms/H&S Officer
Micki Siegel de Hernandez
CWA District 1; H&S Director
  - Survivors Robert Spencer , Jo Polett ,
Mariama James, Lillian Bermudez
Stanley Mark, Gail Benzman and
Lily Nordstrom
10:00am—10:30am Break  
10:30am—12:15pm Treatment Programs and Health Registry  
  - WTC Health Registry Mark Farfel, ScD
  - WTC Environmental Health Center/Health and Hospitals Corporation Joan Reibman,MD
  - Fire Department of New York Clinical Center for Excellence David Prezant, MD
  - State University of New York, Stony Brook Clinical Center of Excellence Benjamin Luft, MD
12:15pm—1:15pm Lunch  
1:15pm—3:00pm Treatment Programs and Health Registry  
  - Mount Sinai School of Medicine Clinical Center for Excellence Laura Crowley, MD
  - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Clinical Center of Excellence Iris Udasin, MD
  - New York University/Bellevue Hospital Clinical Center of Excellence Denise Harrison, MD
  - Long Island Jewish Medical Center Clinical Center of Excellence Jacqueline Moline, MD
3:00pm—3:15pm Break  
3:15pm—4:15pm Public Comments  
4:15pm—5:15pm Committee Business Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair

Note: All times are Eastern Standard Time

Thursday, November 10, 2011

8:00am—8:15am Committee Business Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
8:15am—9:15am Public Comments  
9:15am—9:30am Break  
9:30am—12:00pm Committee Business Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
12:00pm Adjourn  

Supporting Information

World Trade Center Health Program Administrator Meeting Welcome Adobe PDF file

The Lancet: Early assessment of cancer outcomes in New York City firefighters after the 9/11 attacks: an observational cohort studyExternal Web Site Icon
Zeig-Owens R, Webber MP, Hall CB, Schwartz T, Jaber N, Weakley J, Rohan TE, Cohen HW, Derman O, Aldrich TK, Kelly K, Prezant DJ. Lancet. 2011 Sep 3;378(9794):898-905.

First Periodic Review of Scientific and Medical Evidence Related to Cancer for the World Trade Center Health Program DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2011-197

World Trade Center Health Program Administrator Letter to STAC Chair Ward Adobe PDF file

World Trade Center Health Program Research Projects Adobe PDF file

World Trade Center Health Program Pentagon and Shanksville Update Adobe PDF file

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