Air Quality and Health Impacts
8:00 AM- 8:45 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45 AM- 9:00AM Welcome: Nagu Keshava, Ph.D., GEMS Presiden
Introductions: Lyle Burgoon, Ph.D., GEMS
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Emerging technologies for exposure assessment:
making the exposome a reality.
David Balshaw, Ph.D.
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences,
National Institute of Health
9:45 AM - 11:30 AM Posters, sponsor exhibits and coffee
11:30 AM- 12:15 PM Air Pollution Epidemiology in a Multi-pollutant
Lucas Neas, Ph.D., National Health and
Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency
12:15 PM- 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM - 1:10 PM Recognition of Sponsors
1:10 PM - 2:30 PM Talks by post docs/students
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Connecting Climate, Air Quality, and Human
Health: Application Using Global Atmospheric
Jason West, Ph.D., Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina
3:15 PM - 3:30PM Recognition of Past Presidents and Announcement of Awards
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Business Meeting
4:30 PM Adjourn
When & Where
Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society
GEMS is a regional science/technology society initiated in 1982 to provide a forum for current topics relevant to environmental mutagenesis. The Society presents two annual meetings and other related events for its members, sponsors in central North Carolina.