4401.0 Occupational Health Disparities Institute: Farmworker health and safety

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 4:30 PM
Martha S. Vela Acosta, MD, MS, PhD

4:30 PM
Farmworkers feed the nation while enduring health inequities at work and at home
Martha S. Vela Acosta, MD, MS, PhD, Don Villarejo, PhD and Jennie McLaurin, MD, MPH
4:40 PM
Pesticide knowledge among indigenous farmworkers
Nargess Shadbeh, JD, Linda A. McCauley, PhD, Julie Samples, JD, Virginia Ruiz, JD and Melinda Higgins, PhD
4:55 PM
Providing pesticide safety training to farmworker families: Evaluation of an intervention to translate research to practice
Sara A. Quandt, PhD, Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD, Maria C. Mirabelli, PhD, Jennifer W. Talton, MS, Grisel Trejo, MPH, Janeth Tapia, Ralph d'Agostino, PhD and Thomas A. Arcury, PhD
5:10 PM
Tools for engaging indigenous farmworker communities in pesticide safety education
Virginia Ruiz, JD, Nargess Shadbeh, JD, Julie Samples, JD, Valentin Sanchez, Santiago Ventura, BA and Carmen Gonzalez

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by: Labor Caucus, Socialist Caucus, Veterinary Public Health, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)