BeBeryllium Research Symposium: Basic Mechanisms and Human Health
June 25- 26, 2002
National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD





 Session 1

 Session 2

 Session 3

 Session 4

 Session 5


Sponsored by
Department of Energy Seal
Office of Biological and Environmental Research,
The Department of Energy
in cooperation with


The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and

National Jewish Medical and Research Center
The National Jewish Medical and Research Center


Minisymposia Topics

  • Physico-chemical properties of beryllium

  • Gene-exposure interactions

  • Immunopathology of sensitization and disease

  • The biology of ultrafine particles

  • Development of animal models of granulomatous disease

  • Novel therapeutics

  • Round Table Discussion: Ethical, legal and social implications of beryllium research


Original Announcements: Agenda - Symposium Information - Speakers - Symposia - Hotel Accommodations - Registration Form - Abstract Submission Form - Poster (pdf, 1365 KB)