Agricultural Medicine: Occupational and Environmental Health for Rural Health Professionals -- Registration still open!!
Occupational and Environmental Health for Rural Health Professionals
Weekly Webinars - August 17 - October 19, 2011
Followed by 3 1/2 days on site - October 25 - 28, 2011
Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, Vermont
Full training topics include:
Rural Health & Agricultural Medicine*** Veterinary Biological Exposures
Effects of Agricultural Pesticides***Zoonotic Diseases
Agricultural Skin Diseases***Accute Agricultural Injuries
Farm Behavioral Health Issues***Musculoskeletal Conditions and Agricultural Ergonomics
Cancer in Agricultural Populations***Child Development and Safety Issues
Geriatric Health and Safety Issues*** Respiratory Diseases
Integrating Occupational Health Care Into Established Health Care Practices
On-line training dates and topics:
Webinars begin at 3:00EST and are on Wednesdays, except where noted
August 17 Introduction and Overview
August 24 General Environmental Issues
August 31 Emerging Issues in Vermont Agriculture
Migrant & Immigrant Farm Workers in Vermont
September 7 Oral Health in Rural Vermont
September 14 Zoonotic Diseases
September 21 Agricultural Toxicology:Pesticides and Health Risks
September 28 Mental and Behavioral Health in the Farming Community: Part 1
September 30 Mental and Behavioral Health in the Farming Community: Part 2
(Friday) Telemedicine in Rural Areas
Farm First--Dairy Producers EAP
October 5 Veterinary Pharmaceuticals As Farm Safety Hazards
October 12 Agricultural Skin Diseases
October 19 Physical Environmental Factors: Vibrations, Heat, Cold, Noise
What does the fee cover?
Full training cost of $600 includes: 5 days of training (weekly webinars August 17-October 19, and 3 1/2 days on site October 25-28) textbook and all training materials; farm tours; U Iowa certification; and 3 meals a day on-site. There is an additional charge for up to 50 CMEs.
Online training cost of $200 includes: weekly webinars August 17-October 19 (16.5hrs), relevant training materials, and cost of of CMEs/CEUs.
Need more information?
Call: (802) 373-6996
Full brochure information:
To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in this program, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 14 so we may assist you.