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Your Environment. Your Health.

February 23-24, 2016 Meeting

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OPEN SESSION – February 23, 2016 – 8:30 a.m.
Scheduled Event Speaker Supporting Documents
8:30 I. Call to Order and Opening Remarks Dr. Linda Birnbaum  
  II. Review of Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Dr. Gwen Collman  
  III. Consideration of September 2015 Meeting Minutes Dr. Gwen Collman September 2015 Minutes (108KB)
8:45 IV. Report of the Director, NIEHS Dr. Linda Birnbaum Report of the Director NIEHS (403KB)
9:45 V. SRP Update Dr. Bill Suk  
10:15 BREAK    
10:30 VI. Report of the Director, DERT Dr. Gwen Collman  
11:30 VII. NIEHS Climate Exposure Challenge Ms. Kimberly Thigpen-Tart  
12:00 VIII. LUNCH    
1:15 IX.. “The Future of Tox21 – Improving on Biological Coverage and Human Relevance” Dr. Rick Paules Abstract - The Future of Tox21 (11KB)
1:45 X. Children's Health Exposure Analysis Resource (CHEAR) Update Dr. David Balshaw &
Dr. Claudia Thompson
2:30 XI. BCERP Update Dr. Caroline Dilworth  
3:00 BREAK    
3:15 XII. Centers of Excellence on Environmental Health Disparities Research Update Dr. Symma Finn  
3:45 XIII. Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers Update Dr. Kim Gray  
4:15 XIV. H3Africa Concept Dr. Kim McAllister Concept Clearance - H3Africa (79KB)
4:45 ADJOURN    
OPEN SESSION – February 24, 2016 – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 XV. Preconceptional Exposure and Health of the Offspring Concept Dr. Thad Schug Concept Clearance - Preconceptional Exposure (27KB)
9:00 XVI. Collaborative Research in Environmental Mixtures Concept Dr. Bonnie Joubert Concept Clearance - Environmental Mixtures (25KB)
CLOSED SESSION1 – February 24, 2016 – 9:45 a.m.
9:45 XIII. Consideration of Grant Applications Dr. Gwen Collman &
DERT Staff
12:00 ADJOURN    

1 This portion of the meeting is being closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in Section 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5, U.S. Code and Section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act,ended (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2).

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Additional Information

Individuals with disabilities who need sign language interpreters and/or a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Elizabeth McNair at voice telephone: 919-541-1068 or email: Liz McNair . TTY users should contact the Federal TTY Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the event.

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