Highlights from the September 2010 Workshop: Workshop Report (2010)
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Lynn Goldman, Abigail Mitchell, and Margie Patlak, Editors; Committee to Review the Federal Response to the Health Effects Associated with the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill; Institute of Medicine
The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is unprecedented not only in its size but also in the use of chemical dispersants and controlled burns to remove the oil. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is designing a study to investigate the health effects on clean-up workers. The IOM held a workshop to review and comment on NIEHS'o;s study protocol.
Committee on the Effects of the Deepwater Horizon Mississippi Canyon-252 Oil Spill on Ecosystem Services in the Gulf of Mexico; Ocean Studies Board; Division on Earth and Life Studies; National Research Council
National Research Council. Review of the Proposal for the Gulf Long-Term Follow-Up Study: Highlights from the September 2010 Workshop: Workshop Report. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2010.