Posted: Oct 05, 2010

INRS Occupational Health Research Conference 2011: Nanotechnology risks

(Nanowerk News) The Institut National de Recherche et de Sécurité (INRS), a leading institute conducting research and providing guidance on the occupational safety and health in France, organizes in association with the Partnership for European Research in Occupational Safety and Health (PEROSH) a scientific conference devoted to the occupational risks associated with nanomaterials and nanoparticles.
This conference is intended to bring together researchers, experts and practitioners from different backgrounds with the aim of sharing latest knowledge and discussing research needs on the following scopes: health effect assessment, characterization of nanomaterials, exposure measurement and assessment, emission control and protective equipments, risk assessment and risk management.
The conference, titled "INRS Occupational Health Research Conference 2011: Risks associated to Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials", will be held in Nancy (France) on 5th-7th April 2011. The submission deadline for abstract is November 15th 2010.
Source: INRS