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.

* Olympia Satellite Viewing Site 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

*LIVE Broadcast Satellite Site - Olympia* - Join your colleagues in the Olympia area for networking and discussion along with the live interactive webinar. Register for this course on this page to join the satellite site group.

Viewing location:

WA St Labor and Industries - Olympia - SHIP Conference Room

Town Square Building 6, 2nd Floor – SHIP Conference Room
805 Plum St SE
Olympia, WA 98501

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.


6:00 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 in-person dinner participation *

Click here to join the October 1st live webinar

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


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.