HTDS Guide – Timeline

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HTDS Advisory Committee meetings begin on a regular basis. All meetings open to the public.


HTDS pilot study design and protocol approved by the Federal Office of Management and Budget and the Institutional Review Board of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.


HEDR funding transferred from DOE to CDC.


HEDR final reports published.


HTDS Pilot Study Report issued. Full epidemiologic study determined feasible.

National Academy of Sciences conducts peer review of HTDS Pilot Study Report and finds study design to be sound science.

HTDS Advisory Committee reviews pilot study results and recommends proceeding to full epidemiologic study.