Session: Farmworkers: Pesticides and Other Hazards
5176.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Farmworkers: Pesticides and Other Hazards
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Alicia L. Salvatore, MPH
2:30 PMHealth and safety risk assessment of migrant and seasonal farmworkers in east Texas
Robin Rager, PhD, Eva Doyle, PhD, Denise Bates, MS, Cheryl Cooper, MSN, Robin Rager, PhD
2:45 PMOccupational tasks and organophosphate pesticide exposure among farm workers in Eastern Washington State
Gloria Coronado, PhD, Beti Thompson, PhD, William Griffith, PhD
3:00 PMA Field-Based Technical Intervention to Reduce Pesticide Exposure to Farmworkers's Chidlren
Alicia L. Salvatore, MPH, Diego Vasquez, Nannette Stamm, MPH (c), Jose Camacho, Ana Vargas, Geri Kavanagh-Baird, Jesus Lopez, Asa Bradman, PhD, Brenda Eskenazi, PhD
3:15 PMImmigrant farmworkers’ use of self-protective methods to minimize pesticide exposure: Indirect effects of occupational dependency on farmwork
Genevieve F. Dunton, MA, Elaine Vaughan, PhD
3:30 PMOrganophosphate pesticide exposure and neurobehavioral testing in farmworkers
Joan Ellen Rothlein, PhD, Diane S. Rohlman, Michael Lazarev, MS, Jackie Philips, BA, Susan Shapiro, RN, MSN, PhDc, Linda McCauley, PhD
3:45 PMA Participatory Pilot Study of Protective Clothing, Gloves, and Soaps with Farmworkers in the Salinas Valley, CA
Nannette Stamm, MPH (c), Alicia L. Salvatore, MPH, Diego Vasquez, Ana Vargas, Jose Camacho, Lupita Perez-Garnica, Jesus Lopez, Asa Bradman, PhD, Brenda Eskenazi, PhD
Organized by:Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by:Environment; Labor Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Environmental Health, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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