||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. ;Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA. ;Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA. ;National Inst. of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), presented the 2006 Science Forum: Your Health, Your Environment, Your Future on Tuesday, May 16, through Thursday, May 18, 2006, in Washington, DC. This Science Forum highlighted key areas of relationships between the environment and public health, and showcased scientific research, new initiatives, and recent successes as well as collaboration between federal, state, local, and international public health agencies. The Science Forum also provided an opportunity for dialogue and interaction among EPA and scientists, clients, stakeholders, and colleagues with over 1,000 attendees at this event, including EPA program, research, and regional staff; members of other federal and international agencies; the scientific community; and the public.