Appendix B
Presentations to the Committee

November 24-25, 2003


Dennis Imbro, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: Decontamination and Restoration of Major Transportation Facilities


Ellen Raber, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: How Clean Is Clean Enough? Recent Developments in Response to Threats Posed by Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents


Nina Marano, CDC: Responding to Bacillus anthracis-Related Bioterrorism


Mark Wheelis, University of California, Davis: History of Biological Weapons


Kenneth Martinez, CDC: Environmental Sampling During the Anthrax Outbreak Investigations


Dorothy Canter, EPA: Anthrax Cleanups: Addressing Residual Risk Issues


Laura Rose, CDC: Environmental Bioterrorism Research Activities


Robert Eckhaus, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, U.S. Army: Capabilities in Support of How Clean Is Safe



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 179
Reopening Public Facilities after a Biological Attack: A Decision Making Framework Appendix B Presentations to the Committee November 24-25, 2003 Dennis Imbro, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: Decontamination and Restoration of Major Transportation Facilities Ellen Raber, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: How Clean Is Clean Enough? Recent Developments in Response to Threats Posed by Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents Nina Marano, CDC: Responding to Bacillus anthracis-Related Bioterrorism Mark Wheelis, University of California, Davis: History of Biological Weapons Kenneth Martinez, CDC: Environmental Sampling During the Anthrax Outbreak Investigations Dorothy Canter, EPA: Anthrax Cleanups: Addressing Residual Risk Issues Laura Rose, CDC: Environmental Bioterrorism Research Activities Robert Eckhaus, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, U.S. Army: Capabilities in Support of How Clean Is Safe

OCR for page 179
Reopening Public Facilities after a Biological Attack: A Decision Making Framework January 28-29, 2004 Tom Day, United States Postal Service: Decision Making Process for Declaring Brentwood Postal Facility Safe for Use David Franz, Midwest Research Institute: (1) Comments on What Type of Standards and Guidelines Are Needed to Determine “How Clean Is Safe?” and (2) Information About Anthrax, Smallpox, and Plague C.J. Peters, University of Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston: Information About Anthrax, Smallpox, and Plague Dick Spertzel, U.S. Army (retired): Issues of Weaponized Microbes M. Louise M. Pitt, USAMRIID: Information About Dose–Response Rick Batycky, Alkermes, Inc.: Information on Lung Physiology and Delivery of Microbes Ray Mariella, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: Reliability of Detection Calvin Chue, Johns Hopkins University: Mechanisms of Detection Linda Stetzenbach, University of Nevada, Las Vegas: (1) Sampling Methods on Various Surfaces Using Simulant Organisms and (2) Natural Background Richard Sextro, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: Air Movement in Subways and Buildings and Reaerosolization of Microbes Jeanine Prud’homme, New York City Department of Public Health: Information on Public Health Brandolyn Thran, U.S. Army: Risk Assessment Tony Cox, Cox Associates: Risk Assessment March 29-31, 2004 Dean Wilkening, Stanford University: Human Effects Model for Inhalation Anthrax Caron Chess, Rutgers University: Risk Communication Kimothy Smith, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: Natural Background Levels of Anthrax

OCR for page 179
Reopening Public Facilities after a Biological Attack: A Decision Making Framework Terri Tanielian, RAND Corporation: Employee Decision-Making on Returning to Work at Brentwood and on Capitol Hill John Eck and Laura Tankenson, NBC: Anthrax Incident at NBC Peter Biggins, Dstl Chemical and Biological Sciences: Aerosols and Detection July 20, 2004 E. Barry Skolnick: Surface-testing Issues in Bioagent Detection and Decontamination October 13-14, 2004 John Mason and Karen Cavanagh, Sabre Technical Services, LLC: Decontamination and Sampling at AMI Mike Shoemaker and Greg Knudson, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute: Clearance Decisions After 2001 Attacks Tyler Cymet and Shivang Joshi, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore: Long Lasting Health Effects of Exposure to Bacillus anthracis