It's a Small World: From Global to Local Threats
October 22, 2016
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
615 North Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21205
Presented by the three chapters of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN - Maryland Area, Seneca Valley, and Metropolitan Washington, DC) in partnership with the Maryland College of American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM).
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Who should attend?
Nurses, Doctors, Industrial Hygienists, Safety Managers, anyone who has a stake in workplace safety.
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Please click on the speaker's name for their bio and click on the title of their presentation to download their handouts in Adobe pdf.
- Morning Keynote "Basic Workplace Violence Prevention & Planning"
Chief Operating Officer, SJR Security Consulting Services, LLC
- Lunch Keynote "Lessons Learned From Flint Michigan: Implications for our Community"
Patrick N. Breysse, MHS, PhD, CIH
Director, National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
- Afternoon Keynote "Insectborne Disease Update in the Time of Zika"
Clifford Mitchell, MD, MPH
Director, Environmental Health Bureau, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Three Concurrent Tracks
- Building Biosafety and Biosecurity Cultural Competence
Dana Perkins, PhD
Senior Science Advisor
US Department of Health & Human Services
- Bioterrorism and Food Safety
Melanie Abley, PhD
Microbiologist/Senior Staff Officer
US Department of Agriculture-Food Safety and Inspection Service
- The Role of the Occupational Health Professional in Supporting Biological Personnel Reliability Programs
Roger McIntosh, MD
Senior Occupational Medicine Physician
US Army Public Health Command
Workplace Violence Track
- Assessing Risk and the Operation of the Threat Assessment Team
Steve Rutledge, MS
Chief Operating Officer
SJR Security Consulting Services, LLC
- Promoting a Healthy and Civil Workplace Using the ANA Position Statement
Ruth Francis, MPH, MCHES
Senior Policy Advisor
American Nurses Association
- OSHA Guidance on Workplace Violence Prevention Programs
Michael Hodgson, MD, MPH
Director, Office of Occupational Medicine & Nursing
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Occupational Medicine Track
- Driving Better Care in Workers’ Compensation
Marianne Cloeren, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer
Managed Care Advisors, Inc.
- PTSD and Return to Work Issues
Aaron M. Jacoby, PhD
US Department of Veterans Affairs Maryland Healthcare System
- Legionella Outbreak- Exposure Assessment and (unusual) Source Identification
Hung Cheung, MD, MPH
Continuing Education credits
CME Approval Statements
Approved AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM: 6.0
Approved ABPM MOC Credits: 6.0
ACCME Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) and the Maryland College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (MCOEM). The ACOEM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CCMC Approval Statement
This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers. The course is approved for 6 CE contact hours.
Activity code: S00023532. Approval Number: 160003998. To claim these CEs, log into your CE Center account at www.ccmcertification.org.
AAOHN CNE Approval Statement
Approved contact hours: 6.0.
This continuing nursing education (CNE) activity was approved by The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (AAOHN), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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