Following the United Nations Environment Programme’s Governing Council / Global Ministerial Environment Forum from 20th to 22nd February 2008, a medical conference on the topic “The Environment and women’s pathological conditions” is taking place on Saturday 23rd February in the Grimaldi Forum of Monaco (salle Camille Blanc) from 9.45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The main topics to be discussed include :
1) "Les pollutions génétiques et la reproduction"/"Genetic pollutions and reproduction".
Professor Gilles-Eric Seralini, university professor – molecular biology in Caen.
2) " Pollution environnementale et précocité pubertaire chez la fille"/"environment pollution and early puberty in girls".
Professor Charles Sultan, Arnaud de Villeneuve Hospital, endocrinology – gynaecology - paediatric unit in Montpellier.
3) Pesticides et cancers du sein chez la femme" /"Pesticides and breast cancer in women".
Professor Dominique Belpomme, university professor, specialised in medical oncology, cancer specialist at the Georges Pompidou European Hospital in Paris.
Free admission for all
Simultaneous translating services from French into English will be provided for the public.