9:25 a.m.

Preparing for Nanotechnology: Health, Policy, and Emerging Issues

David Rejeski, M.P.A., M.E.D., B.F.A.

Director, Foresight and Governance Project, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

9:50 a.m.

Societal Implications of Nanotechnology Products

Douglas Mulhall

Author: Our Molecular Future

10:10 a.m.

General Discussion

10:25 a.m.


The Promise of Nanotechnology

Moderator: Myron Harrison, M.D., M.P.H., Roundtable Member

10:40 a.m.

Nanotechnology and Environment: The New Future in Remediation

Barbara Karn, Ph.D.

National Center for Environmental Research

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

11:00 a.m.

Nanotechnology and Health: A Promise for Better Medicine?

Martin Philbert, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, School of Public Health, University of Michigan

11:20 a.m.

General Discussion

11:45 a.m.


Nanotechnology: A Tale of Precaution?

Moderator: James Melius, M.D., Dr.P.H., Roundtable Member

12:30 p.m.

The Central Nervous System as a Target: The Good and the Bad

Eva Oberdörster, Ph.D.

Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences, Southern Methodist University

12:50 p.m.

Potential for Bio-Uptake and Bioaccumulation of Nanotechnology Particles

David Warheit, Ph.D.

Toxicologist, Haskell Laboratory, DuPont, Inc.

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