Appendix B

COMMITTEE ON EMERGING ISSUES AND DATA ON ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINANTS

Sixth Meeting - April 22-23, 2004

National Academy of Sciences

2100 C St., NW

Washington, DC 20418

AGENDA

Communicating Toxicogenomics Information to Nonexperts: A Workshop

Thursday, April 22nd

OPEN SESSION, Lecture Room

9:00–9:30 a.m.

Introduction to Risk Communication Workshop Mark A. Rothstein, committee chair, University of Louisville School of Medicine and Robert Griffin, committee member, Marquette University (outline objectives of workshop)



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Communicating Toxicogenomics Information to Nonexperts: A Workshop Summary Appendix B COMMITTEE ON EMERGING ISSUES AND DATA ON ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINANTS Sixth Meeting - April 22-23, 2004 National Academy of Sciences 2100 C St., NW Washington, DC 20418 AGENDA Communicating Toxicogenomics Information to Nonexperts: A Workshop Thursday, April 22nd OPEN SESSION, Lecture Room 9:00–9:30 a.m. Introduction to Risk Communication Workshop Mark A. Rothstein, committee chair, University of Louisville School of Medicine and Robert Griffin, committee member, Marquette University (outline objectives of workshop)

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Communicating Toxicogenomics Information to Nonexperts: A Workshop Summary 9:30–9:45 a.m. Overview of toxicogenomics: William Greenlee, committee member, CIIT Centers for Health Research Panel 1: Toxicogenomics communication and individual decision-making (committee member leads: Robert Griffin, Patricia Buffler) 9:45–10:15 a.m. Speaker: Sharon Dunwoody, University of Wisconsin (Perceptual communication issues; what an individual might perceive as issues in decision making; information needs; psychological factors such as variability in perception, discuss what kinds of information are used by public in making risk decisions and risk perceptions; how info gets to public and how public reactions get back to scientists/regulatory agencies) 10:15–10:30 a.m. BREAK 10:30–11:15 a.m. Panel Speakers (~15 minutes each): Julie Downs, Carnegie Mellon University Craig Trumbo, University of Vermont David Ropeik, Harvard University 11:15–12:00 p.m. Panel Discussion with audience participation 12:00–1:00 p.m. LUNCH available in basement cafeteria Panel 2: Toxicogenomics communication and social deliberations (committee member leads: Linda Fentiman, William Greenlee) OPEN SESSION Continued, Lecture Room 1:00–1:30 p.m. Speaker: William Freudenburg, University of California, Santa Barbara (How to translate reality of individual risk perception to societal decision making arena; inequality issues related to access to toxicogenomic technologies and information) 1:30–2:15 pm Panel speakers (~15 minutes each): Deirdre Lawrence, National Cancer Institute

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Communicating Toxicogenomics Information to Nonexperts: A Workshop Summary   K. Viswanath, Harvard School of Public Health Susanna Hornig Priest, Texas A&M University 2:15–3:00 p.m. Panel Discussion with audience participation 3:00–3:15 p.m. BREAK 3:15–4:30 p.m. Summary Discussion with all panel members 4:30–5:00 p.m. Open discussion with audience participation 5:00 p.m. ADJOURN