15th International Conference of the Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health

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"Environmental Exposure in Indigenous Communities"

When: Sep 24 2013 - 9:00am until Sep 27 2013 - 5:00pm
Where: Hawaii Imin International Conference Center
What:

The Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health is pleased to announce its 15th International Conference. The major themes of the conference will include:
 
 ■ Environmental Exposures in Indigenous Communities
 ■ Impacts of eWaste on Vulnerable Populations
 ■ Worker Health in Indigenous Communities
 ■ Networking for effective collaborations in Children’s Environmental Health
 ■ Health effects of exposure to heavy metals, especially Arsenic and Lead
 ■ Policy implications and responses to environmental exposures in the 21st century.
 
As well as the traditional areas covered by PBC conferences, including:
 
■ Water management and remediation
 ■ Hazardous waste management and remediation
 ■ Air pollution
 ■ Persistent toxic substances
 ■ Emerging pollutants.
 
Training workshops will be held in the areas of:
 
■ Children’s Environmental Health
 ■ Integrated Environmental Health Risk Assessment
 
The conference will include a session dedicated to student presentations with prizes for the best presentations and posters.

Primary Contact Info:
Name: Carolyn Eguchi
Phone: 808-944-7510
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