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Environmental Influences on Neurodevelopment

January 12, 2012
Los Angeles, California

Time: Noon - 5:00 pm
Location: CNSI Facility at UCLA

In this half-day workshop, national experts from diverse sectors will highlight the latest research on associations between environmental exposures and early neurodevelopment as well as the implications for prevention-based public health policy. This meeting is intended to catalyze cross-discipline discussions among leaders in environmental, experimental and epidemiologic fields as well as those involved in public policy and environmental health advocacy.

The workshop is open to the public. Faculty, students, policy makers, and others concerned with environmental influences on neurodevelopment and public health are particularly encouraged to attend. Box lunches and other refreshments will be served.

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