Course Description
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.

* LIVE WEBINAR Broadcast *

October 1, 2020 - LIVE Broadcast from UW Medicine South Lake Union

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

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.

6:40 p.m.  Webinar live feed begins
6:45 p.m.  Lecture
7:45 p.m.  Q&A
8:00 p.m.  Adjourn

* This event is also available for in-person or Olympia satellite site participation *

Click here to join the Oct 1st lecture in-person in Seattle

Click here to join the Oct 1st lecture at Olympia satellite site


Continuing education for the activity has been approved.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Please see for complete information on the types of continuing education available.