December 10, 2015
Naturally Occuring Erionite Asbestos

Thursday, December 10, 2015

2:00 – 3:00 PM

 

Topics to be covered:

  • Introduction of Erionite: A brief overview of mineralogy and geography
  • Erionite exposures, toxicology, and epidemiology: An overview of occupational and non-occupational exposures to erionite, a comparison of erionite to asbestos and a discussion regarding why erionite is so potent. We will discuss cancer clusters in erionite regions in Turkey and Mexico, and we will briefly address study issues and/or data gaps such as those pertaining to genetic predisposition to mesothelioma.
  • Analytical chemistry issues associated with erionite analysis
  • Legal aspects of erionite cases. Case study: How to successfully defend a case involving erionite exposure

 

Speakers:

Hong T. Le, Esq., Carroll Burdick & McDonough LLP, San Francisco, CA
Angela Perez, Ph.D., Supervising Health Scientist, Cardno ChemRisk, San Francisco, CA
N. Tara Ruhparwar, Esq. Carroll Burdick & McDonough LLP, San Francisco, CA
Matthew S. Sanchez, Ph.D., Analytical Services Manager, RJ Lee Group, Monroeville, PA

Cost $129

Cost: $129, unlimited listeners from one line. Each registration includes one CLE state per listener. Additional CLE credits are $25 per state.

Additional phone lines are $29 each.

CLE Credit: 1.0-1.2 CLE credits, depending on state requirements.

Applications are being made to all CLE states as requested by attendees.

For more information about registration, contact Kelsey Minerd kminerd@perrinconferences.com

CLE Credit: 1.5-2.0 CLE credits, depending on state requirements.

Applications are being made to all CLE states as requested by attendees. Please contact Kelsey Minerd kminerd@perrinconferences.com to inquire about approved states for CE Adjuster Credit.

For those attorneys who are seeking financial aid for this or any of our events, please contact Lynnsey Perrin directly for further information and instruction on how to apply.

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