>Date: Mon, 19 Jul 1999 11:19:01 -0400
>Reply-To: General Toxicology Discussions <TOXLIST at esc_server.syrres.com>
>Sender: General Toxicology Discussions <TOXLIST at esc_server.syrres.com>
>From: Jacqueline Patterson <patterson at TERA.ORG>
>Subject: Peer Review of Ethylene Oxide and NDMA
>Comments: To: riskanal at listserv.pnl.gov>To: TOXLIST at esc_server.syrres.com>>A peer review meeting will be held on August 12 in Ottawa, Ontario to
>discuss assessments on ethylene oxide and NDMA. A panel of expert
>scientists will review these assessments which have been written by
>Health Canada as part of the Priority Substances Program under the
>Canadian Environmental Protection Act.
>>The peer review panel is made up of experts from industry, government,
>consulting, and academia, creating a balanced panel, while carefully
>managing potential conflict of interest issues. The meeting will be
>open to the public. Observers must pre-register as space is limited.
>>These independent peer reviews are organized by Toxicology Excellence
>for Risk Assessment (TERA); a non-profit corporation dedicated to the
>best use of toxicity data for risk assessment. More information about
>the peer review program, including a list of approved reviewers and
>summaries from previous meetings can be found at
>http://www.tera.org/peer. For more information or to register as an
>observer, contact Jacqueline Patterson at (513) 521-7426 or email
>patterson at tera.org.>-end-
>>Jacqueline Patterson, M.En.
>Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment (TERA)
>1757 Chase Ave.
>Cincinnati, OH 45231
>Patterson at tera.org>http://www.tera.org>