FW: May/June 02: ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES WEB SITE

Charles Miller rellim at tulane.edu
Thu Jun 20 15:02:08 EST 2002


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From: Wendy Hessler <w.hessler at cox.net>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2002 12:55:54 -0500
To: EEOH-08 <w.hessler at cox.net>
Subject: May/June 02: EEOH Web Site Update

WHAT'S NEW ON CBR'S
ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND OTHER HORMONES
WEB SITE

May/June 2002

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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 2002 Conference
October 17-19, New Orleans, LA
http://e.hormone.tulane.edu
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o ED NEWS   (Updated 20 June 02)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/newsviews/whatsnew/

-- News roundup
    -  Children's study and information campaign underway
    -  Hormone disruptor research bill in House
    -  EPA and ACC partner to research chemical effects
    -  Government embroiled over atrazine regulations
    -  News briefs
        DDT and animal rights debates
        Chemicals alter songbird behavior
        DES maker liable for cancer
        Another mercury alert
        Be careful using DEET
        Pollution kills children

-- Journal Scan
    -  Featured paper
        Phytoestrogen weakens mouse immune system
  
-- Government actions
    -  Recent Government Reports
          Revised Organophosphate Pesticides Cumulative Risk Assessment
          National Air Toxic Assessment
          Toxics Release Inventory
          The Foundation for Global Action on Persistent Organic
             Pollutants: A United States Perspective
          EU's Environmental Signals 2002
    -  Federal Register actions
         Vinclozolin tolerance revokings
         FIFRA Scientific Advisory Panel meeting
         Non-contributing organophosphate tolerances
         Methidathion reregistration document

-- On the Web
    -  CCHE: Protect children advertisements
    -  Kids and chemicals transcript
    -  TOXNET update
    -  New Haz-Map site
       
-- Books, reports, jobs, & more
    -  New Journal: Environmental Health solicits papers
    -  Job: Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Toxicology, NIEHS
    -  Report: EPA's Draft Reassessment of Dioxins


o MEDIA COVERAGE   (Updated 19 June 02)
http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/sources/media/

-- 28 new articles listed


o UPCOMING CONFERENCES (Updated 20 June 02)
See http://www.som.tulane.edu/ecme/eehome/sources/conference for more
information about these and other meetings

-- 27-30 June 02: 2nd Annual International Symposium on Translational
Research in Oncology, Laguna Niguel, California

-- 8-12 July 02: International Pesticide Use and Health Effects Conference,
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

-- 14-18 July 02: International Conference on Arsenic Exposure and Health
Effectse, San Diego, California, USA

-- 14-19 July 02: Gordon Research Conference on Environmental Endocrine
Disruptors, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA

-- 11-15 August 02: ISEA/ISEE 2002: Linking Exposures and Health:
Innovations and Interactions, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

-- 11-16 August 02: Dioxin 2002, Barcelona, Spain

-- 17-19 Oct 02: e.hormone 2002, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


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Environmental Estrogens and Other Hormones (EEOH), part of the
Environmental Concepts Made Easy (ECME) web site, is an
educational service and an interactive forum where those
interested in environmental estrogens and other environmental
hormones can find accurate, timely information and contribute to
ongoing public debate.

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collaborate across disciplines, departments, and universities to
study and propose solutions to environmental problems. For
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