FW: March 01: ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES UPDATE

Charles Miller rellim at tulane.edu
Thu Apr 26 14:12:10 EST 2001


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From: ehormone <ehormone at tulane.edu>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 14:30:11 -0500
To: ehormone06 <ehormone at tulane.edu>
Subject: March 01: EEOH Web Site Update

WHAT¹S NEW ON CBR¹S
ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES
WEB SITE

MARCH 2001

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Environmental Estrogens and Other Hormones Web site
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/

Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane and Xavier
Universities
http://www.cbr.tulane.edu

Environmental Hormone 2001 Conference
October 18-20, New Orleans, LA
http://e.hormone.tulane.edu
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o ED NEWS   (Updated 5 Apr 01)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/newsviews/whatsnew/

-- News roundup
    -  CDC finds chemicals in average Americans
    -  New arsenic standards withdrawn
    -  Chemical industry under scrutiny

-- Government actions
    -  EPA to study children's exposure to pollutants
    -  USDA to monitor pesticide residues in water
    -  Japan adds four chemicals to ED priority list
    -  Federal Register notices
         - Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program meeting
         - Data and nominations needed for endocrine disruptor
             screening peer review panel
         - Final public comments for listing estrogen in the
             10th Report on Carcinogens


-- Media coverage
    -  Gene linked to puberty in girls, CNN
    -  Gene Tied To Early Puberty In Girls, InteliHealth
    -  Fetal deaths linked to use of pesticides, The Fresno Bee
    -  The poison in your back yard, St. Petersburg Times


-- On the web
    -  Premature thelarche, articles and bibliography, BCERF
    -  Drosophila Clone 8 (CL+) Research, University of St. Andrews
   

--  Books, reports, jobs, & more
    -  Manual: Performing a Community Health Assessment
    -  Curriculum: Environmental Health in Family Medicine
    -  Database of Reptile and Amphibian Toxicology Literature



o CONFERENCE KIOSK   (Updated 10 Apr 01)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/sources/conference/

-- New conference listings:

    6/20-23/01: Second International Conference on Male-Mediated
Developmental Toxicity, Montréal, Quebec Canada

    9/22-25/01: Breast Cancer and Environmental Mutagens, Research Triangle
Park, NC

    10/18-20/01: e.hormone 2001, New Orleans, LA

    12/17-21/01: Int'l Conf of Pesticide Exposure and Health, Bethesda, MD

    1/21-24/02: Impacts of POPs and Mercury on Arctic Environments and
Humans, Tromso, Norway




o MEDIA COVERAGE   (Updated 10 Apr 01)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/sources/media/

-- 20 new articles listed




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interested in environmental estrogens and other environmental
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study and propose solutions to environmental problems. For
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phone (504) 585-6910.
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