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GLIN==> Mercury Workshop - February 26-27, 2003



WORKSHOP ANNOUNCEMENT!

An Ecosystem Approach to the Health Effects of Mercury in the Great Lakes Basin


February 26-27, 2003
Cleary International Conference Centre
Windsor, Ontario.
https://www.glc.org/mercury/
 
Several bodies under the International Joint Commission, including the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board, the International Air Quality Advisory Board, and the Health Professionals Task Force, are collaborating with the Great Lakes Commission to host this workshop. Leading authorities on the sources, environmental chemistry, toxicology and epidemiology of mercury will be presenting their latest findings at the workshop, with particular reference to critical pathways of mercury in the Great Lakes basin. In addition, the program provides an opportunity for display and discussion of posters.  The registration fee for those who are attending but not appearing on the program as presenters is $60 Canadian ($40 U.S.).
 
Registration information, a workshop brochure with agenda, and additional information on the workshop are available online at: https://www.glc.org/mercury/
 
Please forward this announcement to any colleagues, groups, or organizations that may
be interested. 

The deadline for registration is Friday, 21 February 2003.

For additional information, contact

Michael Gilbertson
International Joint Commission
100 Ouellette Ave., 8th Floor
Windsor, ON N9A 6T3
(519) 257-6706
gilbertsonm@windsor.ijc.org

or

Matt Doss
Great Lakes Commission
Eisenhower Corporate Park
2805 South Industrial Hwy, Suite 100
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-6791
(734) 971-9135
Fax: (734) 971-9150
mdoss@glc.org