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Postponed - Pathology Grand Rounds - Particle-induced Lung and Pleural Disease: Learnings from Pre-Clinical Animal Models

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Friday, March 13, 2020
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Dr. Jeffrey Everitt
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Pathology Grand Rounds

At the conclusion of this activity attendees will learn:

* Advantages and disadvantages of the various methods for assessing the toxicity of inhaled particles in animal models
* Physicochemical determinants of particle and fiber-induced lung disease
* Challenges in the use of animal models for prediction of human occupational and environmental lung disease
* The types of particles and fibers and how they are handled by the lung