• Low-dose environmental radiation and cancer risk: Study design and methods considerations, Martha Linet, chief and senior investigator, Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute

Atlanta, GA, May 23, 2011

  • Uranium Recovery Regulations and Operations, Elise Striz, Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (presentation prepared by: Randolph Von Till, Office of Federal and State Materials and Environmental Management Programs, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission)
  • Fuel-Cycle Facilities, John Pelchat, Region II, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission; Gregory Chapman, project manager, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • ATSDR’s approach to site assessment and epidemiologic considerations for multisite studies, Steve Dearwent, Epidemiologist, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Dose reconstruction in the epidemiologic study of the possible effect of ionizing radiation deriving from the operation of Spanish nuclear power plants and fuel-cycle facilities, Lucila Ramos, Deputy Director for Environmental Radiation Protection, Nuclear Safety Council (CSN), Spain
  • Exposure to ionizing radiations arising from the operation of nuclear installations and its possible relationship with cancer mortality in Spain, Gonzalo López-Abente, National Center for Epidemiology, Carlos III Institute of Health, Spain
  • Cancer risks near nuclear facilities: The importance of research design and explicit study hypotheses (round table discussion), Steve Wing, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Challenges for the historical dose reconstruction of U.S. nuclear power plants (round table discussion), John Till, President, Risk Assessment Corporation
  • Modeling for Environmental Radiation Dose Reconstruction, Bruce Napier, Staff Scientist, Energy and Environment Division, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Designing large-scale case-control studies, Dana Flanders, Professor, Department of Environmental Health Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
  • Overview of the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR),


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