The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee to Reassess the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry will be having a public session
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee to Reassess the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry will be having a public session as part of its information gathering activities. The public session will be held virtually on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, from 2:20 PM to 4:30 PM ET.
This session will feature invited presentations from VA to include:
* The official charge to the committee from the study sponsor, Department of Veterans Affairs.
* Overview of data collection activities and other data sources that may be linked to Registry data.
More information about this session (e.g., agenda and speakers) will be forthcoming. To find out more about the committee and their upcoming work, please visit our study’s webpage here.
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