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Symposium on Cumulative Impacts and Children's Environmental Health

January 16, 2013 - January 17, 2013
Sacramento, California

Time: Jan.16, 9-4:30 pm, Jan.17, 9-12:30 pm
Location: California EPA Building, 1001 I St; Live webcast also available

Topics covered will include:

  • Emerging Research Relevant to Cumulative Impacts and Children’s Environmental Health.   Moderator:  Mark Miller, UCSF PEHSU
  • Perspectives from Children’s Environmental Health Research Centers.   Moderator:  Lauren Zeise, OEHHA
  • Cumulative Metrics and Findings for Air Pollution.  Moderator: Melanie Marty, OEHHA
  • Future Directions:  How Do We Address Cumulative Impacts for Children?  Discussion. Moderator:  Amy D Kyle.  UC Berkeley

Co-sponsors: University of California, Berkeley; National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Office of Environmental Healh Hazard Assessment, University of California, San Francisco, Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, United States Enviornmental Protection Agency

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