Meeting 1: Committee on Review of the Department of Labor's Site Exposure Matrix (SEM) Database
The Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Committee on Review of the Department of Labor’s Site Exposure Matrix (SEM) Database held a public meeting on Monday, January 23, 2012, from 1:00 pm to 4:45 pm in room 105 at the Keck Center of the National Academies.
This meeting is one of the mechanisms that the committee is using to gather information related to its charge. Information on the project including the committee biographies can be found at http://www8.nationalacademies.org/cp/projectview.aspx?key=49417 .
Speakers who presented at the meeting include:
-Karoline Anders, Policy Analyst, Policy, Regulations & Procedures Unit, Department of Labor
-Rachel Leiton, Director, Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation, Department of Labor
-Keith Stalnaker, Site Exposure Matrix contractor
-Jay Brown, Haz-Map developer
-Terrie Barrie, Alliance of Nuclear Worker Advocacy Groups
Additionally, an open microphone session was held for last half hour of the meeting when members of the public had an opportunity to address the committee. Members of the public are also welcome to submit written comments to the committee at any time.