Risk Assessment Science

Monday, May 23 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM


Risk Assessment and Management

Arranger: C. Redinger, Redinger 360, Inc., Harvard, MA. Moderator: A. Korchevskiy, Chemistry & Industrial Hygiene, Inc., Wheat Ridge, CO. Monitor:  J. Persky, Chicago, IL.

10:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

Benzene Exposures and Risk Potential for Vehicle Mechanics P. Williams, E Risk Sciences, LLP, Boulder, CO.

10:50 a.m.-11:10 a.m.

Give ‘Em a Break: Getting Aggressive with Understanding Brakes F. Boelter, RHP Risk Management Inc., Boise, ID; J. Persky, RHP Risk Management Inc., Chicago, IL.

11:10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Benchmark Dose Modeling for Respiratory Irritation from 2,3-Pentanedione Exposure W. Cyrs, D. Dussex, A. Monnot, and M. Glynn, Cardno ChemRisk, San Francisco, CA.

11:30 a.m.-11:50 a.m.

Anthophyllite Asbestos: State of the Art Understanding of Its Toxicological Properties S. Gaffney, B. Simmons, M. Grespin, L. Garnick, and D. Paustenbach, Cardno ChemRisk, San Francisco, CA; A. Gauthier, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

11:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.

Ebola and PPE: Developing a Protection Strategy P. Lilley, US Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

12:10 p.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Fluidized Bed Asbestos Segregator (FBAS) as a Risk Assessment Tool for Asbestos in Soil E. Cahill, EMSL Analytical, Cinnaminson, NJ.