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Agricultural Medicine: Occupational and Environmental Health for Rural Health Professionals -- Registration still open!!

Vermont Farm Health Task Force

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Full Training (includes online and onsite classes)
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$600.00 $0.00
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AGRICULTURAL MEDICINE:

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?

Email: vtfarmhealth@gmail.com or clayton.barnes@uvm.edu

Call:  (802) 373-6996

Full brochure information:

http://www.uvm.edu/extension/agmedicine

 

To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in this program, please contact us at vtfarmhealth@gmail.com by  October 14 so we may assist you.   

 

 

 

Have questions about Agricultural Medicine: Occupational and Environmental Health for Rural Health Professionals -- Registration still open!!? Contact Vermont Farm Health Task Force

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Lake Morey, Fairlee, VT.




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