COEH Builds Bridges: Warehouses, Wildfires, and Workplace Injuries
Course Agenda
Friday, January 24, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM: Registration, Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:10 AM: Keynote Presentation by Douglas Parker, Chief of the Division of Occupational Safety and Health at the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency (Cal/OSHA)
Warehouse Work
9:10 AM - 9:50 AM: Warehouse Health Hazards: Regulations and Enforcement in a Changing Workplace with David Hornung, MPH, CIH
9:50 AM - 10:30 AM: The Right to Safety: Addressing Challenges in Warehouse Workplaces with Tim Shadix, J.D.
10:45 AM - 11:25 AM: Occupational Health Effects of Trucking with Matthew Thiese, PhD, MSPH
11:25 AM - 12:00 PM: Panel Discussion with David Hornung, Tim Shadix, and Matt Thiese
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch (provided)
Health Impacts of Wildfires
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM: Long-Term Health Effects of Career US Forest Service Wildland Firefighters with Kathleen Navarro, PhD, MPH
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM: Community Exposures and Health Risks Associated with Wildfire Smoke with Sumi Hoshiko, MPH
2:35 PM - 3:15 PM: California's New Emergency Wildfire Smoke Regulation with Amalia Neidhardt, MPH, CIH, CSP
3:15 PM - 3:55 PM: Unexpected Aftermath: Wildfires and Benzene Contamination of Drinking Water with Gina Solomon, MD, MPH
3:55 PM - 4:30 PM: Panel Discussion with Kathleen Navarro, Sumi Hoshiko, Amalia Neidhardt, and Gina Solomon
COEH Get Together - 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Free to attend | Light appetizers and drinks will be served
Saturday, January 25, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM: Registration, Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM: The Power of Lifestyle Medicine in Healthcare with Dr. Rajiv Misquitta
8:45 AM - 9:25 AM: Understanding and Evaluating the Health Effects of Wildfire Smoke Among Exposed Workers with Dr. Nicholas Kenyon
9:25 AM - 9:55 AM: Implications for Outdoor Workers: Evaluating California's New Emergency Wildfire Smoke Regulation with Dr. Kathryn Conlan
9:55 AM - 10:05 AM: Q&A with Dr. Nicholas Kenyon & Dr. Kathryn Conlon
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM: Diagnostic Essentials: Musculoskeletal Case Studies that Won't Break You with Dr. Sarah Mansell 
11:05 AM - 12:00 PM: Driving Me Crazy: FMCSA Updates with Dr. Chang Na, Dr. Andrew Greenwood, and Dr. Taha Ahmad
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM: Lunch (provided)
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM: Workplace Fatalities: Silicosis Outbreak in Engineered Stone Fabrication Workers with Dr. Amy Heinzerling
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM: Cal/OSHA Update: What Medical Providers Need to Know about Asbestos, Silica, Arsenic, and Medical Surveillance with Dr. Paul Papanek
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM: Infectious Disease: Tuberculosis Prevention, Screening, and Therapy with Dr. Stuart Cohen
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM: Effective Work Accommodations for Depression: Symptoms and Work Productivity with Dr. Carolyn Dewa 
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM: Radiology Case Review with Dr. Steven Wang
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM: Key Takeaways: Review & Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Quiz 
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