Session No. 4 Monday, March 24, 2003

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Kansas City Airport Hilton: Kansa A
S9. Recent Progress in Medical Geology
Syed E. Hasan, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
4-18:00 AM MEDICAL GEOLOGY: A 10,000 YEAR-OLD OPPORTUNITY: FINKELMAN, Robert B., US Geol Survey, 956 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192-0001, rbf@usgs.gov.
4-28:30 AM RESEARCH NEED AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS IN MEDICAL GEOLOGY: HASAN, Syed E., Department of Geosciences, Univ Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499, hasans@umkc.edu.
4-38:50 AM UNIVERSALITY OF GEOCHEMICAL AND MICROBIOLOGIC PROCESSES LEADING TO NATURAL ARSENIC CONTAMINATION OF GROUNDWATER IN HOLOCENE ALLUVIAL DEPOSITS: SAUNDERS, James A.1, LEE, Ming-Kuo1, MOHAMMAD, Shahnewaz1, RODEN, Eric E.2, and KORTE, N.E., (1) Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, saundja@auburn.edu, (2) Department of Biological Sciences, Univ of Alabama, A122 Bevill Bldg 7th Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0206
4-49:10 AM OCCURRENCE AND DISTRIBUTION OF ARSENIC IN GROUNDWATER OF SINGAIR THANA, MANIKGANJ DISTRICT, BANGLADESH: MOHAMMAD, Shahnewaz1, AHMED, Kazi Matin2, SAUNDERS, James A.1, and LEE, Ming-Kuo3, (1) Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, mohamsh@auburn.edu, (2) Geology, Univ of Dhaka, Dhaka, 1000, Bangladesh, (3) Department of Geology, Auburn Univ, Auburn, AL 36849
 9:30 AM Break
4-59:55 AM ENVIRONMENTAL SIGNIFICANCE OF TOXIC ELEMENTS IN LOESS OF THE MID-CONTINENT: SPENCER, Charles G., Department of Geosciences, Univ of Missouri - Kansas City, 420 Flarsheim Hall, 5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499, spencerc@umkc.edu.
4-610:15 AM CRUCIAL FACTORS IN THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF MERCURY: LECHLER, Paul J., Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, Univ of Nevada, MS178, Reno, NV 89557, plechler@unr.edu.
4-810:45 AM AN ASSESSMENT OF POTENTIAL HEALTH HAZARDS OF PENNSYLVANIAN BLACK SHALES: COVENEY, Raymond M. Jr, Geosciences, Univ of Missouri, Room 420, Robert H. Flarsheim Bldg, 5110 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499, coveneyr@umkc.edu.
4-911:05 AM URBAN RUNOFF QUALITY INVESTIGATION FOR BRUSH CREEK WATERSHED IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI: TAO, Jing1, ALMAI, Ali2, TURNER, Ruth2, BARNES, Sharon2, and MUROWCHICK, James B.1, (1) Geosciences, Univ. Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499, jtd6c@umkc.edu, (2) Water Services Department, Kansas City, MO 64126
 11:25 AM Discussion

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