Accession Number:

ADA521498

Title:

Proceedings of the 2006 Toxicology and Risk Assessment Conference: Applying Mode of Action in Risk Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Jul 2005-Jul 2006

Corporate Author:

HUMAN EFFECTIVENESS DIRECTORATE WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH 711 HUMAN PERFORMANCE WING

Report Date:

2006-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

85.0

Abstract:

The 2006 Toxicology and Risk Assessment Conference was held April 25 and 26 at the Marriott North, Cincinnati, OH. The conference was co-sponsored by the Air Force AFRLApplied Biotechnology Branch, AFRLAir Force Office of Scientific Research, and AFIOHHealth Risk Assessment Branch Navy NHRCEnvironmental Health Effects Laboratory Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Center for Environmental Assessment Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease RegistryDivision of Toxicology and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health-Cincinnati OH, along with the cooperation of the National Research CouncilNational Academy of Sciences. The theme for the conference was Applying Mode of Action to Risk Assessment, with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Assistant Administrator and Science Advisor, George M. Gray, PhD, delivering the key note address. The conference drew over 200 scientists throughout government, academia and industry. The conference has annually proven to provide networking opportunities and insight to toxicology.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE