3rd Hemispheric Conference on Medical Geology(3rd HCMedGeo)October, 13-16, 2009Montevideo, Uruguay
3rd Hemispheric Conference on Medical GeologyOctober, 2009Montevideo, Uruguay1st. Announcement • Invitation • Objectives • Subjects • International Scientific Committee • Sponsors • Call for papers • About Uruguay “Natural”
3rd Hemispheric Conference on Medical GeologyOctober 13-16, 2009Montevideo, Uruguay • We are pleased to invite you to our next • 3rd. HCMedGeo, which will be held in • October 2009 in Montevideo, Uruguay • Organisers • International Medical Geology Association (IMGA), • Uruguayan Society of Toxicology and EcoToxicology (SUTE) • Department of Toxicology and Enviroment Hygiene: Faculty of Chemistry of Uruguay (FQ) University of the Republic
3rd Hemispheric Conference on Medical GeologyOctober 13-16, 2009Montevideo, Uruguay • Objectives • Expand the growing field of Medical Geology in South America, Central and North America, Canada, and the Caribbean Basin • Share the most recent advances on Medical Geology with particular emphasis on environmental and health problems afflicting this part of the globe. • Bring together a wide range of disciplines in Geosciences and Biomedical research • Contribute to build up new personal contacts between medical geology researchers
3rd Hemispheric Conference on Medical GeologyOctober 13-16, 2009Montevideo, Uruguay • Subjects: • Trace elements, metals and metalloids and nutrition • Soils, water, air, climate changes and public health. • Environmental toxicology, epidemiology, environmental monitoring, and disease surveillance • Emerging and re-merging diseases and medical geology • Topical diseases and their impact on human and animal health • Geochemical mapping and human health databases • Risk analysis and risk communication and management in Medical Geology • Environmental medicine, Toxicology and Environmental Geochemistry; • Environmental and Forensic geology; • Analytical toxicology (e.g., trace element speciation) • Geochemical tools in Medical Geology; • Environmental bioremediation of contaminated sites.
ISC Confirmed Olle Selllinus (Sweden) Bob Finkelman (USA) Bernardino Figueiredo (Brazil) Brian Gulson (Australia) Cassio Silva (Brazil) Laura Borgel (Chile) Monica Bastos Paolliello (Brazil) Phill Wenstein ( Australia) Marta Litter (Argentina) Eduardo Anselmo da Silva (Portugal) Dr. Chin-Hsiao Tseng (Taiwan) To be confirmed Geoffrey Plumblee (USA) Angus Kook (Australia) Kevin Telmer (Canada) Gerald Combs (USA) Toby Rossman (USA) Romulo Angelica (Brasil) Aurora Armienta ( México) Juan C. Villagran (Germany) 3rd. HCMedGeo Montevideo, 2009General Chairwoman:Dr. Nelly Mañay International Scientific Committe (ISC) Chairman: Dr. Jose Centeno
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CONTACTS: Send your e-mail to get information • IMGA www.medicalgeology.org • Dr. Nelly Mañay firstname.lastname@example.org (Uruguay) • Dr. Jose Centeno Centeno.Jose@afip.osd.mil (USA)