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The Joint U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Homeland Security Conference on Real-World Applications and Solutions for Microbial Risk Assessment

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
North Bethesda, MD 20852

April 8 - 10, 2008


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Presenter Title
Nicholas J. Ashbolt MRA Research Activities to Support Drinking Water Standards (PDF) (4 pp, 418 K)
Steve Bennett Probabilistic Modeling for Biothreat Assessments (PDF) (5 pp, 307 K)
Michael W. Broder Development of an Interagency Guidance Document on Microbial Risk Assessment (PDF) (2 pp, 40 K)
Arturo Casadevall Weapon Potential of a Microbe (PDF) (6 pp, 269 K)
Chris Choi Improvement of Water Quality Modeling for Microbial Risk Assessment: Recent Advances (PDF) (41 pp, 8.2 MB)
Sherri B. Dennis Microbiological Risk Assessment Activities within the FDA/CFSAN (PDF) (5 pp, 276 K)
Norman Doggett Backgrounds and Near-neighbor Studies Underscore Challenges of Designing Assays to Support Biosurveillance (PDF) (40 pp, 3.3 MB)
Alfred P. Dufour New Approaches to Microbial Exposure Assessment (PDF) (2 pp, 82 K)
Joseph Eisenberg Effects of Exposure Dynamics in Dose Response Relationships (PDF) (3 pp, 134 K)
Elizabeth Filuari The DHS Centers of Excellence (PDF) (2 pp, 130 K)
George Gray Overview of Microbial Risk Assessment Activities in EPAs Office of Research and Development (PDF) (2 pp, 83 K)
George Gray Decision-Making Under Uncertainty (PDF) (3 pp, 160 K)
Bradford Gutting PBBK Modeling of Low-Dose Infectivity for Inhalational Anthrax (PDF) (5 pp, 227 K)
Charles N Haas Dose Response Assessment of Agents of Concern and Implications for Risk Assessment (PDF) (4 pp, 172 K)
Jon Herrmann Advancing Our Nation's Security Through Science (PDF) (3 pp, 279 K)
Janell Kause Microbial Risk Assessment: Activities and Applications Within the Food Safety and Inspection Service (PDF) (5 pp, 1.0 MB)
Jim Koopman An Emerging Science of Environmental Infection Transmission Systems (PDF) (4 pp, 201 K)
Heejeong Latimer Dose-Response for Listeria monocytogenes (PDF) (6 pp, 185 K)
Alan Lindquist Challenges in Biological Hazard Identification (PDF) (4 pp, 142 K)
Dino Mattorano How Sampling Methods Influence Overall Exposure Assessment (PDF) (4 pp, 252 K)
Deborah L. McKean Microbial Risk Assessment for the Development of Cleanup Goals (PDF) (3 pp, 142 K)
Stephen A. Morse Standardization of LRN Methods for Agent Identification (PDF) (5 pp, 275 K)
Regan Murray Real World Applications of Risk Assessment for Drinking Water Security (PDF) (20 pp, 416 K)
Tonya Nichols Introduction and Overall Challenges to Microbial Risk Assessment (PDF) (4 pp, 463 K)
Rebecca Noe Potential Exposures to Attenuated Vaccine Strain Brucella abortus RB51 During a Laboratory Proficiency Survey United States and Canada, 2007 (PDF) (3 pp, 48 K)
Rebecca Parkin Challenges in Risk Communication: Microbial Pathogens (PDF) (5 pp, 67 K)
Carl Schroeder Risk Characterization and Applications (PDF) (2 pp, 462 K)
Stephen Schaub Office of Water Efforts to Advance MRA Capabilities to Assess Risk of Exposure to Waterborne Pathogens (PDF) (3 pp, 47 K)
Ryan Sinclair Factors Affecting Fomite Survival and The Future of Fomites (PDF) (30 pp, 1 MB)
Jeff Swartout Challenges in Dose-Response Assessment (PDF) (3 pp, 94 K)

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