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IH Data: Tools for Exposure Assessment and Epidemiology

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 4:10 PM

Topics:

Computer Applications, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology

Arranger: C. Rennix, EpiData Center, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center, Williamsburg, VA. Moderator: C. Rennix, EpiData Center, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center, Williamsburg, VA. Monitor: T. Carraway, US Dept. of State, Aberdeen, MD.

1:30 p.m.-1:50 p.m.

Epidemiology of Hearing Impairment and Injuries in the U.S. Military D. Gimeno, J. Betancourt, and K. Whitworth, The University of Texas School of Public Health, San Antonio, TX; D. Tucker and N. Gorrell, The Geneva Foundation, San Antonio, TX; T. Hammill and M. Packer, Department of Defense Hearing Center of Excellence, San Antonio, TX; A. Senchak, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.

1:50 p.m.-2:10 p.m.

Outpatient Costs of Hearing Loss in the U.S. Military: Direct Care and Paid Provider Care H. Alamgir, J. Betancourt, and C. Turner, The University of Texas School of Public Health, San Antonio, TX; D. Tucker and N. Gorrell, The Geneva Foundation, San Antonio, TX; T. Hammill and M. Packer, Department of Defense Hearing Center of Excellence, San Antonio, TX; A. Senchak, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.

2:10 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Assessment of Dermatitis Among Chair Sanders S. Brueck, CDC/NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH.

2:30 p.m.-2:50 p.m.

Total Exposure Health R. Hartman, Planned Systems International, Arlington, VA; K. Phillips, Dept. of Defense, Alexandria, VA.

2:50 p.m.-3:10 p.m.

Development of an Explosive Dust Screening App M. Rollins, Isosceles Group, Brooklyn, CT.

3:10 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Developing a System to Track OSH Issues with Major Construction Projects D. Harman and T. Carraway, US Dept. of State, Aberdeen, MD.

3:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m.

Improving the Estimation of the Interzone Air Exchange Rate in the Near Field-Far Field Model by Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulations W. Chouchen and S. Halle, Mechanical Engineering, Ecole de technologie superieure, Montreal, QC, Canada; M. Debia and C. Castro Ruiz, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada; A. Bahloul, IRSST, Montreal, QC, Canada.

3:50 p.m.-4:10 p.m.

Heat Stress and Monte Carlo Simulation—A Statistical Approach That Considers Uncertainty in Calculating Work/Rest Regimen P. Dessureault and D. Drolet, Industrial Engineering, University of Quebec, Ste-Genevieve-de-Batiscan, QC, Canada.