Session: Environment: Conflicting Responsibilities
5186.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Environment: Conflicting Responsibilities
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Identify exposure elements which have health consequences for individuals and their families. 2. Examine conflicts between PHN responsibilities and the implications of hazard reduction for nurses.
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Presider(s):Carol O'Boyle, PhD, RN
2:30 PMWithdrawn -- Environmental health impact of military service on veterans and their families
Linda Spoonster Schwartz, RN, DrPH, FAAN
2:45 PMHealthy homes: Helping families reduce lead dust, asthma triggers, and carbon monoxide
Claudia M. Smith, RN, MPH, PhD, Imani Angela A. Rose, RN, BSN, BS
3:00 PMDevelopment of a patient classification system for public health clinics
Cheriť R. Forsha, RN, MSN/MPH, CNS
3:15 PMPartnering with neighborhoods to assess environment and affect change
Debbie Kiel, RN, MSN, Holly Ingraham, MPA, Daine Roche
3:30 PMWithdrawn -- "Lessons from Abroad": An Historical Case Study of Tuberculosis and Children, 1900-1940
Cynthia A. Connolly, PhD, RN
3:45 PMBioterrorism Preparedness and Implications for Professional Practice
Elaine Conley, RN, MPH
Organized by:Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Environment; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA