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Project Title: ANALYSIS OF CANCER RISKS IN POPULATIONS NEAR NUCLEAR FACILITIES: PHASE 2 PILOT PLANNING

PIN: DELS-NRSB-13-01         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Division on Earth and Life Studies

Sub Unit:
Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board
Committee on National Statistics

RSO:
Kosti, Ourania

Subject/Focus Area:
Energy and Energy Conservation; Environment and Environmental Studies; Health and Medicine


ANALYSIS OF CANCER RISKS IN POPULATIONS NEAR NUCLEAR FACILITIES: PHASE 2 PILOT PLANNING
April 3, 2014 - April 4, 2014
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center
100 Academy Dr.
Irvine, California


If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:


Contact Name: Erin Wingo
Email: ewingo@nas.edu
Phone: 202-334-3066
Fax: 202-334-3077


Agenda:

April 3, 2014
Huntington Room

1:30 PM Call to order and welcome
Introductions of committee and staff
Jon Samet, committee chair

1:40 PM Study Design Considerations for the National Academies’ Pilot Study of Cancer Risks in Populations Living Around Nuclear Facilities
Phung Tran, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI),
Richard Wakeford, University of Manchester,
David Hoel, Medical University of South Carolina, and
Helen Grogan, Cascade Scientific

2:25 PM Roundtable discussion with EPRI committee
Presenters listed above and
Erik Hoel, ESRI,
Tony Brooks, Washington State University Tri-cities (retired),
Art Rood, K-Spar, Inc., and
Bill Wendland, CN Associates

3:30 PM Public comment

4:00 PM Adjourn Session Open to the Public

Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting or view the presentations via WebEx should register here: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1577902/CancerRiskAprilRegistration

Members of the press who wish to attend the meeting should contact Lauren Rugani, media officer, at 202 334 3593 or LRugani@nas.edu.







Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Jonathan Samet
Harold Beck
Steven Becker
Andre Bouville
Jean Brender
Christie Eheman
Bill Field (via phone)
Dan Stram
Jon Wakefield

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Staff updates on progress with dosimetry, epidemiology and public engagement. Discussed study design questions, limitations and options.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
none

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: April 8, 2014