Mesothelioma Registry Feasibility; Request for Information

April 2019
NIOSH Docket Number 327, CDC-2019-0029

NIOSH announces the opening of a docket to obtain information on the feasibility of a registry designed to track mesothelioma cases in the United States, as well as recommendations on enrollment, data collection, confidentiality, and registry maintenance. The purpose of such a registry would be to collect information that could be used to develop and improve standards of care and to identify gaps in mesothelioma prevention and treatment.

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Reference Document

Public Comment Period

Comments will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. ET on August 7, 2019

Written comments, identified by CDC-2019-0029 and docket number NIOSH-327, may be submitted by any of the following methods:

  • Federal rulemaking portal: Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
  • Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and docket number. All relevant comments, including any personal information provided, will be posted without change to https://www.regulations.govexternal icon
  • Mail: NIOSH Docket Office
    1090 Tusculum Avenue
    MS-C34
    Cincinnati, OH 45226
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