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Exploring Telomeres as Sentinels for Environmental and Psychosocial Stress, and Susceptibility Workshop

September 6 – 7, 2017
NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Meeting Purpose

To bring together experts in fundamental telomere biology, epidemiology, clinical practice and social sciences to discuss the current state of the field and ways the status of telomeres can be used to understand exposures and susceptibility (e.g., as indicators of exposure and or susceptibility) in population-based research.

This meeting is co-sponsored by NIEHS and the National Institute on Aging.

Meeting Location

The meeting will be held at:
Building 101, Rodbell Auditorium
111 TW Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 - map

Register Now

Seating is limited for this meeting, so please register early. Registration will close Friday, August 25, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. ET or when capacity is reached, whichever comes first.

Meeting Agenda

A draft agenda is available.


We have secured a limited block of rooms at a nearby hotel. Please visit the Accommodations page for additional information.

American Disabilities Act Accommodations Requests

Individuals with disabilities who need accommodation to participate in these events should contact Suzanne France at voice telephone: 919-794-4700 or email: TTY users should contact the Federal TTY Relay Service at 800-877-8339. Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the event.


For questions that can't be answered by the content of this website, please contact Michelle Heacock (919-541-7824, For logistical questions, please contact Suzanne France 919-794-4700 or