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

MEETING ARCHIVES

Agenda

Second Meeting of the WTCHP-STAC:

February 15 & 16, 2012
Jacob K. Javits Federal Office Building
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY

Transcripts Available Here

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

12:00pm—12:15pm Welcome Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm Introductory Remarks John Howard, MD
12:30 pm — 1:00 pm Pentagon and Shanksville, PA Eligibility Robert McCleery
1:00 pm — 1:15 pm Research Needs Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
1:15 pm — 1:35 pm Petition on Cancer Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
1:35 pm — 1:55 pm Epidemiology and Overview of Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
1:55 pm — 2:15 pm Asbestos and WTC John Dement, PhD
2:15 pm – 2:35 pm PAHs and WTC Glenn Talaska, PhD
2:35 pm—2:50 pm Break  
2:50 pm — 3:10 pm Particulates and WTC William Rom, MD
3:10 pm — 3:30 pm Metals, VOCs and WTC Virginia Weaver, MD
3:30 pm — 3:45 pm Discussion on Presentations Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
3:45 pm—4:45 pm Public Comments  
4:45 pm—5:00 pm Administrative Issues and Adjourn Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair

Note: All times are Eastern Standard Time

Thursday, February 16, 2012

8:30 am—8:45 am Committee Business Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
8:45 am—10:45 am Public Comments  
10:45 am—11:00 am Break  
11:00 am—12:00pm Discussion of Petition on Cancer Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
12:00 pm — 12:45 pm Lunch  
12:45 pm — 2:15 pm Discussion of Petition on Cancer Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
2:15 pm — 2:30 pm Break  
2:30 pm — 3:45 pm Discussion of Petition on Cancer Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair
3:45 pm — 4:00 pm Administrative Issues and Adjourn Elizabeth Ward, PhD, Chair

Supporting Information

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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