Course 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. View Course Flyer

At this venue for interdisciplinary education and professional networking, join us as we explore:

  • Current issues and emerging trends in occupational and environmental medicine
  • Practical applications of new scientific discoveries
  • Best practices in occupational and environmental medicine

* This series is also available for in-person participation *

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* This series is also available for Olympia satellite site participation *

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2017-2018 Schedule

November 30, 2017 - UW Medicine South Lake Union, Seattle

Chemical Exposures in the Workplace and the Use of Safer Chemical Alternatives

Robert Harrison, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor of Medicine & Occupational Medicine Specialist
University of California, San Francisco Medical Center

* A la carte registration available: In-person attendance | webinar attendance | Olympia satellite site *

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March 8, 2018 - UW Medicine South Lake Union, Seattle

Treatment and Rehabilitation of Occupational Foot Injuries

Brent George, MPT

Co-Owner G4 Athlete; Instructor, University of Puget Sound, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

* A la carte registration available: In-person attendance | webinar attendance | Olympia satellite site *

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May 10, 2018 - UW Medicine South Lake Union, Seattle

Why Won't Patients Just Do As We Say? Motivational Interview Tools to Improve the Effectiveness of Your Occupational Health Practice

Jonnae Tillman, BA

Clinical Director, Innovative Projects Research Group (IPRG), University of Washington, School of Social Work/School of Medicine; Adjunct Faculty, Seattle University, College of Nursing

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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, Buffet Dinner (provided)
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 series is also available for in-person participation *

Click here to join the in-person 2017-18 OEM lecture series

* This series is also available for Olympia satellite site participation *

Click here to join the Olympia satellite sites

Accreditation

Continuing education is available for each individual lecture/activity as follows:

CME activities with Joint Providers: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University of Washington School of Public Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

 

CNE:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.2 contact hours.

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

 

DISCLOSURE:  In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias. 

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CNE Joint Provider:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University of Washington School of Public Health are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this activity.

To receive continuing education (CE):

Complete the activity

Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

Pass the posttest at _70_% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

FEES: There are no fees for CE