Program Description
Occupational and environmental health exposures cause thousands of illnesses and injuries each year. This lecture series addresses the evaluation, treatment, and prevention of disease and injuries related to environmental and occupational exposures encountered by physicians and their colleagues in local, regional, and international settings.

At this venue for interdisciplinary education and professional networking, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe at least 1 current issue and/or emerging trend in occupational and environmental medicine.
  2. Identify 2 new developments in understanding occupational and environmental medicine practice.
  3. Discuss 2 practical applications of new treatment options and prevention methods that can positively impact your practice.
  4. List 2 ways to improve collaborative practice across the public healthcare team.

June 9, 2022 - UW Medicine South Lake Union, Seattle

Rehabilitation of Post-COVID Conditions: A Path to Recovery

Janna Friedly, MD, MPH

Professor, UW Medicine

Editor in Chief, PM&R

Executive Director, UW Post-COVID Rehabilitation and Recovery Clinic

Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

University of Washington

This lecture will provide an update on post-COVID syndrome – what more we have learned and what are best practices for managing cases and their return to work.

View the Course Flyer

Note: this lecture will only be available to registrants as a live webcast or in-person participation. Live attendance is expected and a recording of this program will not be made publicly available.

Location:

UW Medicine South Lake Union Building C Room 123 A&B

850 Republican St, Seattle, WA 98109

* This event is also available for webinar participation *

Click here to join the June 9th live webinar

Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or documentation of a negative COVID-19 test result from a testing provider within 72 hours of the lecture is a requirement to attend classes that are conducted at our UW Seattle locations. Attendees will be required to follow safety protocols as instructed to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Masking is encouraged although optional.

Intended Audience
Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Industrial Hygienists and other occupational health professionals involved in treating patients with multiple or complex medical conditions in occupational and environmental medicine.

Agenda

6:00 p.m.  Registration, networking, heavy hors d'oeuvres
6:45 p.m.  Lecture
7:45 p.m.  Q&A
8:00 p.m.  Adjourn

Complimentary parking paid for by Continuing Education Programs

Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Sciences, University of Washington Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for 1.2 nursing contact hours.

IACET CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

CPH: For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 2 CPH recertification credits for this program.

CANCELLATION POLICY: In the event you cannot attend the course, there are a few options -- you can either cancel your registration, transfer your registration to another course, or transfer your registration to another person. If you choose to cancel, we must receive your cancellation in writing with at least 1 week notice, and a refund will be issued minus a $39 cancellation fee. If you do not cancel and are a no-show for the course, your tuition fee is forfeited. If you choose to transfer your registration, please state the course you are transferring out of, and the course you are transferring into. Transferring to another course is permitted only twice per course registration. If you are unable to attend the course after the second transfer, the above cancellation policy applies.

Location

UW Medicine South Lake Union - Building C Room C123 AB
850 Republican St
Seattle, WA 98109
United States

Directions and Accommodations

Google directions to UW Medicine South lake Union (SLU) here: https://goo.gl/maps/2CFfapPxghp

UW shuttle services to UW Medicine SLU here: https://facilities.uw.edu/catalog/slu

UW Medicine campus map and available resources here: https://www.uwmedicine.org/research/programs-facilities/south-lake-union