Meeting

Meeting 5: Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Ninth Biennial Update)


When: March 19, 2013 - March 21, 2013 (12:00 AM Mountain)

Topics Select Populations and Health Disparities, Military and Veterans Health
Activity: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Ninth Biennial Update)
Board: Board on the Health of Select Populations

The fifth and final meeting of the Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides (Ninth Biennial Update) will be held on March 19-21, 2013. This committee will undertake an updated review and evaluation of the available scientific evidence regarding the statistical association between exposure to dioxin and other chemicals in the herbicides used in Vietnam and various adverse health outcomes. This updated review would build upon the information developed in previous IOM studies in the Veterans and Agent Orange Updates.

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