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DRI: Asbestos Medicine Seminar 2015

November 5, 2015
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

3708 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Hawkins Parnell & Young is a sponsor and participant of DRI's 2015 Asbestos Medicine Seminar on November 5-6, 2015 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada. Evelyn Fletcher Davis is the program chair for the eighth year in a row. 

Attendees will be updated on developments in the legal, medical, and strategic trends that will directly impact success in defending asbestos cases, including:

  • Learn antidotes for the Reptile Theory
  • Dr. Richard Attanoos from the United Kingdom will discuss the significance of asbestos body and fiber counts, plaques, and lung fibrosis in asbestos disease claims
  • International scope of mesothelioma
  • Genetics, epigenetics, and cancer syndromes in asbestos litigation
  • Revelations about so-called “independent” associations – such as the Collegium Ramazzini, the Brigham and Women’s Hospital International Mesothelioma Program, the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization