Free EPICOH 2020 Webinars Dec 9 and 11

November 2020: The EPICOH 2020 conference has been postponed to 2021, but a series of webinars are planned for Dec 9 and 11, 2020. These sessions, featuring presentations and an opportunity to interact with occupational epidemiology colleagues, will be free but require pre-registration.

To register:

Wednesday, December 9 10:30 AM – 13:00 Eastern Standard Time, UTC-5:00

2020 EPICOH Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, Dr. Debra Silverman, US National Cancer Institute, will present a Keynote lecture, Diesel Exhaust and Lung Cancer: A 20-Year Saga

    Early Career Researchers Outstanding Abstracts Presentations

  • Dr. Raquel Velazquez-Kronen, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, USA: Shiftwork, long work hours, and inflammation in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) cohort
  • Dr. Samuel Fuhrimann, Utrecht University, the Netherlands: Neurobehavioral effects of exposure to pesticide active ingredients mixtures in Ugandan smallholder farmworkers
  • Dr. Cecilia Orellana, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden: Underreporting of non-fatal occupational injuries in Sweden: a population-based study using capture-recapture methodology

Friday, December 11: 10:30 AM-12:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, UTC-5:00

Presentations and Audience Discussion: The Application of Standardized Tools to Evaluate Epidemiologic Studies for Risk Assessment: Promises and Pitfalls

Plenary speakers:
Professor Roel Vermeulen, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Professor Jonathan Sterne, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Dr. Kris Thayer, Environmental Protection Agency, USA
Dr. Mary Schubauer-Berigan, International Agency for Research on Cancer, France
Dr. David Savitz, Brown University, USA
Moderator: Dr. Laura Beane Freeman, National Cancer Institute, USA

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The EPICOH 2020 Webinars Organizers:
Marie-Élise Parent, Institut national de la recherche scientifique, Canada
France Labrèche, Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail, Canada
Laura Beane Freeman, National Cancer Institute, USA
Susan Peters, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Vivi Schlünssen, Aarhus University, Denmark

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