Online Program

International environmental health issues

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This session will discuss the important role played by environment in laying the foundation to improve the health status of communities in diverse settings. It will also discuss the importance of improving the quality of air and water in low socio economic communities.
Session Objectives: List the reasons why maintaining environmental sustainability is crucial to build healthy communities

Quantifiable public health benefits associated with drinking water disinfection in western Kenya   
Jason Marion, Ph.D., Peter Sigilai, B.S. and Ben Cheriyout, B.S.
A quantitative analysis of the characteristics of pesticide use among colombian agricultural workers   
Ysabel Polanco, MD, MA. PhD, Barbara Curbow, PhD and Juan Carlos Salazar, PhD

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

Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Medical Care, Veterinary Public Health, Vietnam Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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