October 24 — Lead and Environmental Toxins Training

Who Should Attend: Doctors and PAs, Nurses, Medical Administrators. Health Educators, Outreach Workers, Community Organizations

WhatA one day presentation by leading experts on childhood lead poisoning prevention and other environmental toxins.

When: Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Morning Session (continuing education units)
8:00am breakfast, 8:30am—12:30pm:

  • The Crime of the Century: Our Failure to Prevent Lead Pandemic
  • Dr. Bruce P. Lanphear, MD, MPH
  • Targeting High Risk Areas of Childhood Lead Poisoning in Los Angeles County
  • Qian Guo, PhD, MPH
  • Toxicology and the New CDC Recommendations for Childhood Lead Poisoning
  • Dr. Cyrus Rangan, MD, FAAP, ACMT
  • Environmental Toxins and Child Development
  • Dr. Dean Baker, MD, MPH
  • Community Resources for Medical Providers

Lunch provided

Afternoon Session (panel discussion)
1:30pm –4:00pm:

  • The Intersections of Toxic Exposure, School Performance and the Prison Pipeline
  • Shaping Policy Solutions By & For Community Organizers

Where:  Good Samaritan Hospital, Moseley-Salvatori Conference Center
636 S. Lucas Avenue, Los Angeles, 90017

How:  Download the registration flyer (PDF), or complete registration online at EventBrite.

Cost for the Morning Session
Early Bird: $65 (On/before October 16) Regular: $75. Scholarships available. CMEs, CEUs and CHES units pending approval.
Breakfast and lunch provided.
No Charge for the Afternoon Session
Registration required.

More information: Please contact Debbie Reff at 323 869-7089, dreff@ph.lacounty.gov if you have any questions.

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