A State of the Science Conference on Pesticides and Cancer: Nov. 12-13
The Canadian Cancer Society is hosting a conference Nov. 12-13 on "Exploring the Connection: A State of the Science Conference on Pesticides and Cancer." The conference will be held at the Marriott Yorkville Hotel in Toronto, Canada. Scheduled sessions include: Toxicology of pesticides, the science of risk assessments and international standard setting; Evidence on childhood exposure and cancer risk; European approaches to promoting precautionary policies for reducing pesticide exposure; and Pesticide alternatives in agriculture. For more information, go to: www.healthandenvironment.org/articles/3841.