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PEHSU Grand Rounds: Public Health Response to Wildfire Smoke – April 17, 2019 at 1pm ET

posted on Apr 11, 2019
During this webinar, Julie Fox, PhD, MHS, from the Washington Department of health will discuss a state health department’s approach to wildfire smoke response, risk assessment approaches to provide health justification to public decisions, and risk communication and the challenges associated with wildfire smoke response.
 
Title: Public Health Response to Wildfire Smoke

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Time: 1:00pm EDT

Presenter:  Julie Fox, PhD, MHS; Ambient Air Epidemiologist; Washington Department of Health; Tumwater, WA; PEHSU Region 10

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • To identify one state health department’s approach to wildfire smoke response
  • To describe risk communication for wildfire smoke response and challenges of competing risks
  • To evaluate a risk assessment approach to provide health justification to public decisions