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Environmental Health - General Resources

Health Professionals: Lead and Drinking Water (Web Page)
(posted November 21, 2017)

Journal Club: Environmental Uranium Exposure from Drinking Water - February 15, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Describe current permissible exposure limits for uranium in drinking water * Describe the absorption, distribution,... (posted February 16, 2017)

Grand Rounds: DC Park Prescription: A Scalable Model for Medicine & Public Health - January 18, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Review health reasons to spend time in Nature * Learn how DC Park Rx was planned, developed and implemented at... (posted January 30, 2017)

Grand Rounds - Ecology of Children's Environmental Health Disparities: November 11, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * —Review impact of adverse environmental effects of poverty on children's health and development * —Understand... (posted November 16, 2016)

School Environment, Health and Performance (Article)
This course qualifies for Continuing Education for Physicians, Nurses, Certified Health Education Specialists and Other Professionals provided by the Centers for Disease Control and its partners. CE... (posted November 7, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Shifting Gears: The Built Environment and its Role in Reducing Health Disparities - April 12, 2016 (Article)
  -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: • Increase participants’ knowledge of how development and use of the built environment affects population... (posted April 13, 2016)

Grand Rounds: It’s a dirty planet! How to reduce your exposure to toxins. - March 8, 2016 (Article)
Presented March 8, 2016 -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Explain how a chemical can act like a hormone * Recount 3 chemicals with strong... (posted March 8, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Who's In Charge of Children's Environmental Health in Childcare Settings & Schools - January 12, 2016 (Article)
Presented January 12, 2016 -- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:   Describe some of the environmental health hazards that occur in child care... (posted January 12, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Doc, what’s the answer? Addressing parents' environmental health concerns about a community-level exposure-December 8, 2015 (Article)
Presented December 8, 2015 -- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:   * Provide an overview of a multi-faceted PEHSU response to a community-level... (posted December 10, 2015)

Journal Club: Hormesis - Do Little Things Matter? - November 18, 2015 (Article)
Presented November 18, 2015   -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Understand the theory of hormesis * Explain the controversy of hormesis... (posted November 27, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Introduction to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory - October 20, 2015 (Article)
Presented October 20, 2015 -- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Identify data available at EPA.  * Describe the purpose of the Toxics Release... (posted November 27, 2015)

Utilizing the Environmental Public Health System (Article)
This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology on contemporary issues in environmental toxicology and environmental health developed by leading authorities... (posted September 30, 2015)

Taking an Exposure History (Article)
This course qualifies for CME, CNE, CEU, and CECH provided by the Centers for Disease Control.    This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology... (posted September 24, 2015)

Pediatric Asthma & Environmental Exposures (Article)
This course qualifies for CME, CNE, CEU, and CECH provided by the Centers for Disease Control.  This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology... (posted September 24, 2015)

Environmental Exposures and Cancer (Article)
This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology on contemporary issues in environmental toxicology and environmental health developed by leading... (posted September 24, 2015)

Approaching Cases of Environmental Exposure (Article)
This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology on contemporary issues in environmental toxicology and environmental health developed by leading authorities... (posted September 24, 2015)

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