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PEHSU Grand Rounds | Wildfire Smoke: Mitigating the Health Impact - March 29, 2017 at 1pm EDT

posted on Mar 23, 2017

Title: Wildfire Smoke: Mitigating the Health Impact - Risk Communication Strategies for Health Professionals

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM EDT

Presenters: 

Wayne Cascio, M.D, FACC, Director, Environmental Public Health Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. EPA

Susan Stone, M.S., Senior Environmental Health Scientist, Ambient Standards Group, U.S. EPA

Ana Rappold, Ph.D., Statistician, U.S. EPA

Marissa Hauptman, MD, MPH, FAAP, Pediatrician and Pediatric Environmental Health Specialist

Learning Objectives:

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

  • To describe scope of wildfires in the U.S. and identify interagency resources that are available
  • To describe health impacts of wildfires and identify populations of concern
  • To learn risk communication strategies for health professionals
 

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