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PEHSU Grand Rounds | Lead poisoning and impact on school readiness - How to overcome the toxic effects – December 19, 2018 at 1:00pm ET

posted on Dec 12, 2018
During this webinar, Jennifer Lowry, MD will outline sources of lead in children, the adverse health effects that can occur, how the family and community can help the child overcome these effects, and how health care professionals can be advocates for these services.
Title: Lead poisoning and impact on school readiness - How to overcome the toxic effects

Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Time: 1:00pm EST

Presenter:  Jennifer A. Lowry, MD; Director, Division of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutic Innovation; Children's Mercy; Kansas City, MO; PEHSU Region 7

Learning Objectives:

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

  • Describe multiple sources that may result in lead poisoning in children.
  • Understand the impact that lead has on school readiness
  • Provide opportunities to children with lead exposures to optimize the ability to learn
 
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