Human biomonitoring (HBM) uses human samples (blood, urine, hair, etc.) to collect data in order to assess human exposure to chemicals, to better understand the associated effects and health impacts and improve the risk assessment. It can inform authorities on measures to reduce exposure to toxic chemicals and give guidance on medical treatment.
The 1st HBM WS in Portugal aims to:
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This event is organized by the Portuguese National Hub for Human Biomonitoring (HBM NH-PT) set for the HBM4EU project, which includes Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT), Instituto Nacional de Saúde Dr. Ricardo Jorge, I.P. (INSA), Direção Geral de Saúde (DGS) and Agência Portuguesa do Ambiente, I.P. (APA), in partnership with Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa (FMUL) and Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde Lisboa (ESTeSL), Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa.
The workshop is dedicated to everyone interested in:
Oral communications/posters will be selected from abstracts under the following topics:
Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge, I.P. (INSA), Avenida Padre Cruz, 1649-016 Lisboa, Portugal
For inquiries relative to the meeting or abstract submission, please contact via email at HBM-PT@fct.pt.