NORA Cancer, Reproductive, Cardiovascular, and Other Chronic Disease Prevention (CRC) Cross-Sector Council


The Cancer, Reproductive, Cardiovascular and Other Chronic Disease (CRC) Cross-Sector Council meets using virtual meeting software.

July 24, 2018                      1:00-3:30 pm ET (virtual meeting)

Held in conjunction with the Respiratory Health (RH) and Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities (TWU) Councils

  • Welcomes and introductions
    Dawn Castillo, TWU Co-chair; Paul Landsbergis, CRC Co-chair; David Weissman, RH Co-chair
  • Presentations
    • Maintenance-of-Way Worker Health and Safety Study
      Paul Landsbergis, SUNY-Downstate School of Public health
  • The Health Status of Passenger Transit Workers: A Comparative Perspective from Group Health Insurance Medical Claims Data in the U.S.
    Tim Bushnell, NIOSH
  • Medicare Claims and Enrollment Data: Strengths, Limitations and Opportunities
    Megan Casey, NIOSH
  • Group Discussion: Value, challenges, and opportunities for medical claims analyses
    Facilitator- Karl Sieber, NIOSH
  • Group Discussion: Potential follow-up
    Facilitator – Jennifer E. Lincoln, NIOSH
  • Open Mic (opportunity to share updates or information likely to be of interest to participants)
    Facilitator – Dawn Castillo, NIOSH
  • Wrap-up and Closing Comments
    Teresa Schnorr, CRC Co-Chair; Paul Henneberger, RH Program Coordinator; Karl Sieber, TWU Program Coordinator

January 25, 2017              10:00-11:30 am ET (virtual meeting)

Topic: Occupational Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

  • Overview of the National Occupational Research Agenda and NIOSH CRC Program – 3rd Decade
  • Review and discussion of draft CRC Agenda – Occupational CVD topic
  • Questions and Discussion

March 1, 2017                    9:30-11:00 am ET (virtual meeting)

Topic: Occupational Cancer

  • Follow-up questions/discussions as needed:
    • National Occupational Research Agenda (3rd Decade) and NIOSH CRC Program
    • Draft CRC Agenda – Cardiovascular Disease topic
  • Review and discussion of draft CRC Agenda – Occupational Cancer topic
  • Questions and Discussion

April 11, 2017                    2:00-3:30 pm ET (virtual meeting)

Topic: Reproductive Health

  • Brief overview of the NORA CRC Council, NIOSH CRC Program, and Agenda activities to date
  • Review and discussion of draft CRC Agenda – Reproductive Health
  • Questions and Discussion
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