APPENDIX B
Agendas of Public Meetings Held by the Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Fifth Biennial Update)

FIRST PUBLIC MEETING

Wednesday, May 19, 2004

Room 109, Keck Building,

Washington, D.C.

Presentations

  • Welcome, Opening Remarks, and Introductions

    John Stegeman, Committee Chair

  • Charge to the Committee

    Mark Brown, Department of Veterans Affairs

    Director, Environmental Agents Service

    Department of Veterans Affairs

    Washington, DC

  • Veterans’ Concerns

    Rick Weidman, Vietnam Veterans of America

  • Veterans’ Concerns Regarding Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

    Marion Gillespie, Wife of Vietnam Veteran



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Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2004 APPENDIX B Agendas of Public Meetings Held by the Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Fifth Biennial Update) FIRST PUBLIC MEETING Wednesday, May 19, 2004 Room 109, Keck Building, Washington, D.C. Presentations Welcome, Opening Remarks, and Introductions John Stegeman, Committee Chair Charge to the Committee Mark Brown, Department of Veterans Affairs Director, Environmental Agents Service Department of Veterans Affairs Washington, DC Veterans’ Concerns Rick Weidman, Vietnam Veterans of America Veterans’ Concerns Regarding Acute Myelogenous Leukemia Marion Gillespie, Wife of Vietnam Veteran

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Veterans and Agent Orange: Update 2004 SECOND PUBLIC MEETING Wednesday, July 7, 2004 House Room, Hyatt on Capitol Square 75 East State Street Columbus, Ohio Presentations Opening Remarks John Stegeman, Committee Chair Esophageal Carcinoma Delvin Plonka, Veteran Service Officer, St. Joseph County, Indiana Concerns Regarding Agent Orange and Cancers Vicki Noyes, Wife of Vietnam Veteran Concerns of Veterans in Their 50s and 60s Due to Agent Orange John Stoner, Veterans’ Representative, State of Ohio Concerns of Veterans David Barker, Ohio AMVETS Health Concerns from Agent Orange Richard Rollins, Vietnam Veteran Recent Work on the Ranch Hand Study Joel Michalek, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas