The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge and competence of healthcare providers and public health professionals so they may better understand, diagnose, treat and manage injuries and illnesses as a result of occupational and environmental exposures of workers and worker populations.
This presentation will explore how to communicate the insidious impact of pollutants and toxic chemicals on chronic disease and expand the focus on prevention.
October 1, 2020 - UW Medicine South Lake Union, Seattle
EPIDEMICS, FAST and SLOW: Risk Communication for Insidious Population Health Disasters
Bruce Lanphear, MD, MPH
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital
Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University
UW Medicine South Lake Union Building E Room 130 A&B
750 Republican St, Seattle, WA 98109
Occupational and Environmental Medicine physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, risk communications professionals, epidemiologists, industrial hygiene and safety professionals, and other health care professionals involved in treating patients with multiple or complex work-related medical conditions in occupational and environmental medicine.
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
* This event is also available for webinar and Olympia satellite site participation *
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