4369.0 Current Topics in Occupational Epidemiology, Surveillance and Screening

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 4:30 PM
This session will discuss submitted reports on field work related to Occupational epidemiology, surveillance and screening
Session Objectives: *Review current work in Occupational epidemiology *Discuss methodology and findings of reports *Plan implementation strategies

5:00 PM
Mesothelioma and employment in Massachusetts: Analysis of Cancer Registry data 1988-2003
Gabriela Kernan, MPH MS, Richard Clapp, DSc MPH and Cora Roelofs, ScD
5:15 PM
Physical Exam Measures have a Low Yield in Employment Screening for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Justin D. Coomes, BS, Ann Marie Dale, OTR/L, PhD, Alfred Franzblau, MD, Alexis Descatha, MD, Jaime Strickland, MA and Bradley A. Evanoff, MD, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, School Health Education and Services