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Research Webinars

The WTC Health Program is pleased to announce the 2024 Research Webinar series. In this series, principal investigators and grant awardees will provide insight to their recent study findings on 9/11-related health topics.

Please note: Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

The webinars will be held monthly with some exceptions. Visit this page for announcements and the webinar schedule.

Upcoming Webinars

April 11, 2024 at 2pm (Eastern Daylight Time)
Aerodigestive Disease in the World Trade Center Exposed FDNY Cohort: Validation of Biomarkers and Defining Risk to Tailor Therapy
ZoomGov meeting

May 9, 2024 at 2pm (Eastern Daylight Time)
Artificial Intelligence Diagnostics for WTC-related PTSD
ZoomGov meeting

June- July
No webinars.

Webinars to be announced...

Previous Webinars

March 14, 2024
20 year trajectories of PTSD and Mortality in WTC Responders

February 8, 2024
Autoimmune conditions in the World Trade Center general responder cohort: A nested case-control and standardized incidence ratio analysis.

January 11, 2024
Implementing a Lifestyle Medicine Program via Telehealth to Optimize GERD Management in WTC First Responders

Thursday October 12, 2023
Mortality among WTC Rescue and Recovery Workers Mortality Study

Thursday September 14, 2023
Early Detection of Hematologic Malignancies in New York City Firefighters Exposed To World Trade Center Dust After The 9/11 Attack

Thursday August 10, 2023
Neurodegenerative Biomarkers among Severely Exposed World Trade Center Responders at High Risk of Cortical Atrophy

Thursday May 11, 2023
The Aging Process of WTC Responders: Assessment and Consequences of Frailty

Thursday April 13, 2023
Risk and Resilience Factors for Adverse Mental and Physical Health Outcomes related to WTC exposure

Thursday March 9, 2023
Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma in WTC Responders with PTSD

Thursday January 12, 2023
Informed/Shared Decision Making for Prostate Cancer Screening Among Members of the World Trade Center Health Program

Thursday December 8, 2022
Nutrition Intervention to Reduce Body Weight and Systemic Inflammation among World Trade Center Responders with PTSD: Feasibility and Outcomes of a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Thursday October 13, 2022
Effects of WTC Dust Exposure on Cardiac and Cognitive Functions

Thursday September 8, 2022
Maintenance and Extension of a Cohort of Career Firefighters as a Non-WTC Exposed Comparison for the FDNY Fire fighter Cohort

Thursday August 11, 2022
Validation of non-electrophile Nrf2 activators for WTC relevant pulmonary indications

Thursday June 9, 2022
Development and Implementation of a Comparison Occupational Cohort for the WTC GRC

Thursday May 12, 2022
Linking the Effects of 9/11 to Kidney Disease (WTC Kidney-Link)

Thursday April 14, 2022
Prenatal WTC Chemical Exposures, Birth Outcomes and Cardiometabolic Risks

Thursday March 10, 2022
Optimizing Lung Cancer Screening in WTC Responders

Thursday February 10, 2022
Hepatotoxic Exposures, Progressive Fatty Liver Disease (NASH), & Liver Cancer Risk in WTC-GRC

Thursday January 13, 2022
Cancer Incidence, Latency, and Survival in WTC Rescue/Recovery Workers