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PEHSU Grand Rounds January 2016 (Web Page)
(posted November 21, 2017)

Grand Rounds: Eco-Healthy Child Care® Development, Partners, Progress - July 19, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Describe the current state of environmental health considerations in child care * Identify core components of... (posted July 27, 2017)

Grand Rounds: How to Optimize a Baby's Epigenetics in a Toxic World - May 22, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Define epigenetics in one simple sentence * Recount three ways that genes can be “turned off” * Recommend... (posted May 22, 2017)

Case Conference: Phosphine Reminds Us That Children are Not Little Adults - April 19, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Describe danger of improper phosphide application in community * Identify vulnerable age group and why... (posted April 20, 2017)

Grand Rounds: Mitigating the Health Impact of Wildfire Smoke - March 29, 2017 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Identify scope of wildfires in the U.S. and identify interagency resources available. * Describe health impacts... (posted March 30, 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: Prioritizing Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Consumer Products - December 14, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Learn how chemical in consumer products are regulated in Washington State * Be able to discuss the benefits... (posted December 14, 2016)

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)

Grand Rounds: School Environmental Health: Why it Matters and What to Look for - October 19, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Make the connection between school indoor environment and student health and academic performance, particularly... (posted October 19, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Climate Change and Reproductive Health: What Providers Should Know and Do - September 13, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Describe ways that climate impacts health * Identify the most common impacts of climate changes on maternal... (posted September 14, 2016)

Case Conference: What's floating around out there? - August 24, 2016 (Article)
The speaker will begin by presenting several clinical cases/case presentations. The cases to be presented will be provided in final proposal. This will be followed by a discussion of the outcome of the... (posted August 24, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Fukushima and Chernobyl: The Near and Long-Term Effects On Children - July 27, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Identify the most common cancer risks after a nuclear power plant radionuclide release. * Describe the importance... (posted July 27, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Impact of Climate Change on the Health of Women & Children: Information for the PEHSUs - July 26, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Explain how climate change will impact human health * Identify specific risks to the health of women of reproductive... (posted July 27, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Old Poison, New Findings: Arsenic’s effect on maternal and child health - June 29, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Describe how people can be exposed to arsenic * Evaluate the epidemiological evidence linking in utero and early... (posted June 29, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Marijuana and Its Impact On Adolescent and Perinatal Populations - May 25, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Describe the how marijuana effects the prenatal/breast feeding, and adolescent population * Describe how cannabidiol... (posted May 25, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Insect repellants during pregnancy in the Zika era- May 10, 2016 (Article)
  -- Learning Objectives --   At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * To review our understanding of the effects of Zika virus during pregnancy * To examine available... (posted May 10, 2016)

Case Conference: Cases and Controversies in Region 7 - April 27, 2016 (Article)
-- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Understand the activity of the PEHSU as it pertains to lead poisoning surveillance in Region 7 * Discuss... (posted April 28, 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)

Case Conference: The Aliso Canyon Gas Leak: Public Health Roles and Responses - March 23, 2016 (Article)
Presented March 23, 2016  -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Describe the health impacts of the Aliso Canyon gas leak on the adjacent communities... (posted March 24, 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)

Journal Club: The Public Health Response to Large Scale Water Contamination - February 24, 2016 (Article)
Presented February 24, 2016   -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Identify major water contamination incidents in the US * Describe potential... (posted February 24, 2016)

Grand Rounds: New findings on air pollution and pregnancy- February 9, 2016 (Article)
Presented February 9, 2016 -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:   * List the air pollutants known to increase risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes... (posted February 9, 2016)

Grand Rounds: Prenatal toxicant exposure and ovarian aging and cancer - January 27, 2016 (Article)
-- Presented January 27, 2016 -- -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Understand the critical events during ovarian development and their timing.... (posted January 28, 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)

Case Conference: Childhood Diet and Arsenic Exposure: Interesting Clinical Cases - December 16, 2015 (Article)
Presented December 16, 2015 -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Order and interpret the most appropriate laboratory tests to workup arsenic... (posted December 17, 2015)

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)

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)

Journal Club: Climate Change and Pediatric Health: What Providers Should Know and Do - October 6, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented October 6, 2015, 1PM EDT -- -- Learning Objectives -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Understand how climate change can impact human health. * Discuss the... (posted October 26, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Elemental Mercury Toxicity - September 24, 2015 (Article)
  -- Presented September 24, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Recognize common chemical forms of mercury  * Recognize common... (posted September 24, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Childhood Leukemia: A Preventable Disease? - September 16, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented September 16, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives: -- At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to: * Be able to describe risk and trends for children of Hispanic background... (posted September 23, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Marijuana and its Impact on Pediatric Populations - August 26, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented August 26, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Identify the pathophysiology associated with marijuana and its impact on the... (posted September 23, 2015)

Journal Club: Endocrine Disruptors - July 22, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented July 22, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Describe the biological effect of endocrine disrupting chemicals and their impact... (posted September 23, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Unconventional Oil Exploration: What are the fracking risks for children? - June 24, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented June 24, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives: -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Define unconventional petroleum exploration * Describe the actual and potential... (posted September 22, 2015)

Grand Rounds: Electronic Cigarettes: Miracle or Menace - May 27, 2015 (Article)
-- Presented May 27, 2015 -- -- Learning Objectives -- By the end of this module, participants should be able to: * Understand the biological role of nicotine in the brain and intent of the electronic... (posted September 22, 2015)

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