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Part 2: Genotoxicity/Carcinogenicity: Identifying and Managing Risk Associated With Occupational Carcinogens (Tuesday, October 22, 1:00-2:00 pm ET) LIVE WEBINAR

Description

This webinar on genotoxicity/carcinogenicity will begin with a brief plain language overview of both, including what classes of chemicals are common occupational carcinogens. Examples of chemicals that cause cancer will be reviewed along with how genotoxicity and/or carcinogenicity is correctly communicated on the SDS. Attendees will be provided access to printable flash cards on occupational carcinogens that may aid in their future study.

Learning Objectives
After this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Explain genotoxicity and carcinogenicity in plain language
  • Identify toxicological terms used to communicate genotoxicity and carcinogenicity
  • Apply an understanding of the mechanisms of carcinogenicity to prioritize chemical hazards
  • Analyze Safety Data Sheets (SDS) more effectively to identify chemicals that cause genotoxicity and/or carcinogenicity
  • Discuss 3-5 chemicals that cause cancer in the occupational setting.

Contributors

  • Renee Hartsook, PhD, DABT

    Dr. Hartsook is a Diplomate of the American Board of Toxicology with 25 years of experience in toxicology and risk assessment. Her Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Toxicology and Doctorate in Pharmacology and Toxicology are from the University of California, Davis. A nonclinical toxicologist with extensive training and experience in pharmaceutical development, medical devices, pulmonary toxicology, GLP audit process and product stewardship, Dr. Hartsook has derived health-based occupational exposure limits across multiple therapeutic areas. In her consulting practice, she assigns occupational exposure bands to >200 compounds per year.

October 22, 2024
Tue 1:00 PM EDT

Duration 1H 0M

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