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Wildfire and Smoke Resources

PEHSU Fact Sheet on Protecting Children from Wildfire Smoke and Ash (2018)

 Background posted on Oct 31, 2019
 Health Effects from Wildfire Smoke and Ash posted on Oct 31, 2019
 Preparing for Wildfires posted on Oct 31, 2019
 During Wildfires posted on Oct 31, 2019
 Special Considerations posted on Oct 31, 2019
 Evacuation posted on Oct 31, 2019
 After a Wildfire posted on Oct 31, 2019
 More Information posted on Oct 31, 2019
 Download PDF Version posted on Oct 31, 2019
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PEHSU Webinars

This webinar was presented by Ana Rappold, PhD, Susan Stone, MS, Wayne Cascio, MD of the US EPA and Marissa Hauptman, MD, MPH, FAAP (PEHSU Region 1) on March 29, 2017. Web-on-demand available. Click here to view.
 
This webinar was presented by Julie Fox, PhD, MHS, Ambient Air Epidemiologist of the Washington Department of Health (PEHSU Region 10) on April 17, 2019. Web-on-demand available. Click here to view.
 

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