Thursday, August 9, 2007

Open Session

Room 100

9:00 am

Call to order

Description of Meeting, Introduction of Committee Members and Participants

Frank Barnes, Committee Chair

Overarching Issues and Identification of Research Needs

Introduction of topic: 5 minutes

Open discussion: 15 minutes


Effects of Short-term vs. Long-term Exposure

Frank Barnes, University of Colorado at Boulder


Local vs. Whole-Body Exposure

Om Gandhi, University of Utah, Salt Lake City


How Can the Knowledge of Biological Effects from Current Signal Types and Exposure Patterns Be Extrapolated to Emerging Exposure Scenarios?

Rüdiger Matthes, Federal Office for Radiation Protection, Oberschleißheim, Germany


Are There Any Biological Effects That Are Not Caused by an Increase in Tissue Temperature (Nonthermal Effects)?

Bernard Veyret, Université de Bordeaux, Pessac cedex, France


Does RF Exposure Alter (synergize, antagonize, or potentiate) the Biological Effects of Other Chemical or Physical Agents?

David McCormick, IIT Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois


Differences in Risk to Children

Leeka Kheifets, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California

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