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Join the group on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, from 12-1 pm Eastern time for a talk by NIOSH audiologist Dr. Thais C. Morata on “The Interaction of Chemical and Physical Agents: The Example of Ototoxicants and Noise.”
The new deadline for symposium proposal submission for this exciting global event to take place in Singapore July 19-23, 2015, is September 30, 2014. The theme of the meeting is “Risk Analysis for Sustainable Innovation.”
Session information and online registration for both the December 7-10 meeting and the workshops on December 7th and 11th can be accessed directly here. Discounted pre-registration deadline is November 12; online registration closes on November 18.
This series on “Scientific Studies on Impacts of Natural Gas Extraction from Marcellus Shale on Water Resources,” run in cooperation with the US EPA Region 2 office, attracted 158 individuals and organizations for its six research presentations.
Developed by the EPA's Risk Assessment Forum, this report and accompanying FAQ document were released in July 2014. They respond to recommendations that the agency should incorporate probabilistic analysis into its decision making.