Monday, June 20: AIRMON and NIVA  Workshop:

Exposure to incidentally formed and engineered nanoparticles.
 Is there any difference in health effects?

08:30-08:40    Welcome and opening of the NIVA-workshop
                     Mia Latta, Director, NIVA

08:40-09:30    Emerging issues on health effects of engineered
                          nanomaterials

                     Kai Savolainen, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health,
                     Finland
  

09:30-10:30     Characterisation of nanoparticles in ambient and
                          occupational
atmospheres by electron microscopy
                         
Stephan Weinbruch, Technical University of Darmstadt,
                     Germany

10:30-11:00     Coffee, exhibition, poster viewing

11:00-12:00     Occupational exposure to ultrafine and nanoaerosols
                           Carsten Möhlmann, Institut für Arbeitsschutz der
                      Deutschen Gesetzlichen
Unfallversicherung (DGUV), Sankt
                      Augustin, Germany

12:00-13:00     Which chemical and physical characteristics of
                           nanoparticles are important
in the development of
                           adverse health effects?

                  Peter Hoet, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

13:00-14:00     Lunch

14:00-15:00     Cardiovascular effects of pulmonary exposure to
                           engineered and incidental nanoparticles

                      Vincent Castranova, National Institute of Occupational
                      Safety and Health (NIOSH), Morgantown, USA

15:00-16:00     Is there epidemiologic evidence of increased
                           cardiovascular mortality due to occupational
                           exposure to incidentally formed nanoparticles?

                           Helge Kjuus, National Institute of Occupational Health,
                     Oslo, Norway

16:00-16:30     Coffee, exhibition, poster viewing

16:30-17:30    Predictive test systems for nanoparticles
                    
Maria Dusinska, Norwegian Institute for Air Research
                     (NILU), Kjeller,
Norway

17:30 – 18:30  Knowledge needs for safe handling of nanoparticles
                          
Vidar Skaug, National Institute of Occupational Health,
                      Oslo, Norway

19:00 – 21:15   Dinner

21:15 -            Evening Poster Discussion with Refreshments

 

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