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

9:15

Effects of Short-term vs. Long-term Exposure

Frank Barnes, University of Colorado at Boulder

9:35

Local vs. Whole-Body Exposure

Om Gandhi, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

9:55

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

10:15

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

10:35

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

David McCormick, IIT Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois

10:55

Differences in Risk to Children

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



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