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Author: Yank D Coble; Christine Coussens; Kathleen Quinn; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine.; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2009.
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"Environmental health decision making can be a complex undertaking, as there is the need to navigate and find balance among three core elements: science, policy, and the needs of the American public. Policy makers often grapple with how to make appropriate decisions when the research is uncertain. The challenge for the policy maker is to make the right decision with the best available data in a transparent process.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Environmental health sciences decision making.
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)302370337
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yank D Coble; Christine Coussens; Kathleen Quinn; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine.; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice.
ISBN: 9780309124553 0309124557 1282007963 9781282007963
OCLC Number: 429511895
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 77 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Summary --
Approaches to decision making --
Scientific issues in environmental health decision making --
Conflicts of interest, bias, and ethics --
Stakeholder perspectives on environmental health sciences decision making --
General workshop discussion --
Closing comments.
Responsibility: Yank Coble, Christine Coussens, and Kathleen Quinn, rapporteurs ; Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
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"Environmental health decision making can be a complex undertaking, as there is the need to navigate and find balance among three core elements: science, policy, and the needs of the American public. Policy makers often grapple with how to make appropriate decisions when the research is uncertain. The challenge for the policy maker is to make the right decision with the best available data in a transparent process. The workshop, summarized in this volume, included an overview of the principles underlying decision making, the role of evidence and challenges for vulnerable populations, and ethical issues of conflict of interest, scientific integrity, and transparency. The workshop engaged science interest groups, industry, government, and the academic sector."--Publisher's description.

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