2012 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Asbestos Awareness Conference Agenda
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2012 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Asbestos Awareness Conference Agenda Document Transcript

  • 1.     ADAO 2012 Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference  Asbestos: An International Public Health Crisis8:00 - 8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast — Saturday, March 31st8:30 – 8:40 Welcome and Opening Remarks: Linda Reinstein, ADAO President/CEO and Co-Founder8:40 – 9:00 Dr. Frank, Dr. Lemen, Brent Kynoch, and Christine WinterSession I9:00 – 9:15 Linda Reinstein, ADAO President/CEO and Co-Founder, Building a Culture of Prevention and Collaboration9:15 – 9:25 Larry Davis, Mesothelioma Patient, Victims Education9:25 – 9:40 Tony Rich, A Visual History of Asbestos9:40 – 9:55 Dr. Richard Lemen, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)9:55 – 10:10 Dr. Michael Harbut, Asbestos-Related Diseases: Early Signs, Whos At Risk, and What You Should Tell Your Doctor10:10 – 10:25 Dr. Dan Sterman, Novel Treatments for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma and Other Asbestos-Related Cancers10:25 – 10:35 Ann Samuelson, ADAO Volunteer, “Workers’ Voices10:35 – 10:50 Celeste Monforton, Asbestos: Still Legal and in Use in the U.S.10:50 – 11:00 Q&A11:00 – 11:10 Break11:10 – 11:20 Paul Zygielbaum, Victims’ Advocacy: ADAO Product Testing Update11:20 – 11:35 Andy Oberta, Confronting the International Asbestos-Cement Industry11:35 – 11:55 Matt Peacock, Keynote Speaker, Reporter, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, India’s Toxic Trade11:55 – 12:20 Awards12:20 – 1:20 LunchSession II1:20 – 1:35 Brent Kynoch, What We Need Now is ENFORCEMENT”1:35 – 1:50 Christine Winter, Platforms for Asbestos Education, Training, and Partnership1:50 – 2:05 Max Lopacki, Empowering Asbestos Safety through eLearning2:05 – 2:20 Rich Haffey, Protect Yourself and Those You Love2:20 – 2:35 Joel Shufro, Left in the Dust: Ten Years After the Attack on the World Trade Center2:35 – 2:50 Panel: Associazione Familiari Vittime Amianto, Eric Jonckheere, and Barry Castleman, Eternit Criminal Trials2:50 – 3:20 Fernanda Giannasi, Challenges to a Total Ban of Asbestos in Brazil3:20 – 3:30 Joao Carlos Duarte Paes, Leading by Example - Asbestos Free Cement3:30 – 3:45 Q&A3:45 – 3:55 Break4:55 – 4:05 Debbie Brewer, Mesothelioma Patient, Victims Community4:05 – 4:20 Alec Farquhar and Sari Sairanen A Community Based Approach to Detecting and Preventing Asbestos Disease4:20 – 4:30 Sandy Kinart, Community Support: Hospice4:30 – 4:45 TBA, Community: Cancer Support Groups4:45 – 4:55 Q&A4:55 – 5:00 Conclusion6:30 – 9:00 Saturday Dinner (Cocktails, Dinner, and Entertainment)9:30 - 11:30 Unity and Remembrance Brunch – Sunday, April 1st Barbara McQueen, Keynote Speaker Leah Nielsen & Stacy Cattran Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization is a registered 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization www.AsbestosDiseaseAwareness.org