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Special PEHSU Grand Rounds Webinar | Health Impacts of Volcanic Emergencies - May 29, 2018 at 2:00pm ET

posted on May 25, 2018
Title: Health Impacts of Volcanic Emergencies

Date: Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Time: 2:00pm EDT

Presenter: Ziad Kazzi, MD; Associate Professor Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology; Emory University; PEHSU Region 4

Panelists: 

John Balmes, MD; Core Consultant in Occupational and Environmental Medicine; Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco; Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health University of California, Berkeley; PEHSU Region 9

Robert J. Geller, MD; Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University; Medical Director GA Poison Center; PEHSU Region 4

Fuyuen Y. Yip, PhD, MPH; Section Chief (acting), Environmental Health Tracking Section; Lead Poisoning Prevention and Environmental Health Tracking Branch; National Center for Environmental Health | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kanta Sircar, MPH, PhD, PMP; CDR, US Public Health Service; Epidemiologist, Asthma and Community Health; Division of Environmental Health Science and Practice; National Center for Environmental Health | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Learning Objectives:

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

  • List health hazards of volcanic emergencies
  • Discuss toxicological hazards of volcanic emergencies
  • Discuss personal protective measures
  • Discuss patient assessment and management of related toxicological health complaints

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