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GLIN==> Major Air Toxics Meeting at U of M - May 6-7



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Air Toxics - Transcending Boundaries
2009 Bernstein Symposium
University of Michigan Risk Science Center
May 6-7

Program Agenda


Wednesday, May 6

7:45 - 8:30 a.m. - Registration & Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - Introduction & Welcome
Ken Warner, Dean, University of Michigan School of Public Health
Martin Philbert, University of Michigan School of Public Health
Craig Beskid, Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center
Challenges and Solutions for Linking Exposures to Health Effects
Moderator: Linda Sheldon, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

8:55 a.m. - Detroit Exposure and Aerosol Research Study
Ron Williams, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

9:20 a.m. - Houston Exposure To Air Toxics Study
Maria Morandi, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

9:45 a.m. - Diesel Studies: Examples of New Approaches
Rogene Henderson, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute

10:10 a.m. - Session Summary
Linda Sheldon, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

10:35 - 10:50 a.m.- Break
Mobile Source Air Toxics
Moderator: Tom Robins, University of Michigan School of Public Health

10:55 a.m. - On-Road, and In-vehicle
Dane Westerdahl, California Air Resources Board

11:20 a.m. - EPA Near-roadway Studies
Alan Vette, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

11:45 a.m. - EPA OTAQ Policy Issues
Kathryn Sargeant, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

12:10 a.m. - Session Summary
Tom Robins, University of Michigan School of Public Health

12:35 - 1:35 p.m. - Lunch

1:40 p.m. - Keynote Address
Cass Sunstein, Director, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, White House (invited, pending confirmation)
New Fuels
Moderator: pending

2:30 p.m. - The Future of Hybrids, Clean Diesel and Ethanol
John Graham, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs

2:55 p.m. - Evaluating Impacts of Fuels on Air Quality
Larry Gephart, ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences

3:20 p.m. - One Atmosphere Experiment: Chamber and Lung Tissue
Ilona Jaspers, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

3:45 - 4:00 p.m. - Break

4:00 p.m. - HEI Perspective on New Fuels
Dan Greenbaum, Health Effects Institute

4:25 p.m. - NGO Perspective on New Fuels
Rich Kassel, National Resources Defense Council

4:50 p.m. - Panel Discussion

5:15 p.m. - Closing Remarks
David Garabrant, University of Michigan Emeritus Professor Environmental Health Sciences

5:30 p.m. - Technical Demonstration and Reception

Thursday, May 7

Exposure Issues with Trans-Border Focus
Moderator: Barry Jessiman, HealthCanada Air Health Effects Division

8:30 a.m. - Welcome/Introduction

8:35 a.m. - Keynote Address
Stephen L. Johnson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 2005-2009

9:20 a.m. - Childhood Asthma and Air Pollution in the Texas US-Mexico Border
Fernando Holguin, University of of Pittsburgh, Pediatric Environmental Medicine

9:45 a.m. - Canadian Air Toxics Research
Amanda Wheeler, HealthCanada Air Health Science Division

10:10 a.m. - CA/Mexico Studies, Lessons
Jenny Quintana, San Diego State University School of Public Health

10:35 a.m. - Break

10:50 a.m. - Great Lakes Emissions
Jerry Keeler, University of Michigan School of Public Health

11:15 a.m. - Policy and Emissions in Region 5
Walter McManus, University of Michigan, Transportation Research Institute

11:40 a.m. -Panel Discussion

12:10 p.m. - Closing Remarks
David Garabrant, University of Michigan Emeritus Professor Environmental Health Sciences

 

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