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Utilizing the Environmental Public Health System

posted on Sep 30, 2015

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 in medical toxicology, under the direction of Drs. Michael Kosnett, Charles McKay and Paul Wax.

Developed By:

Andrew I. Stolbach, MD, FACMT
Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Paul Wax, MD, FACMT
University of Texas, Southwestern
Dallas, TX

Learning Objectives:

  • The structure of the environmental public health system and the functions of key environmental public health assets.
  • Identifying and mobilizing key environmental public health assets.
  • Identifying and accessing key environmental public health resources online.

Funding for this web-based learning module was made possible (in part) by the cooperative agreement award number 1U61TS000117-05 from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Created: September 2014