WEBINAR: Environmental Health & Nursing
April 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This webinar will be an overview of some of today’s critical environmental health issues. We’ll focus on everyday exposures for which nurses can play a role in assessment, prevention, treatment and referral, including chemical exposures in our everyday lives.
Barbara Sattler, RN, DrPH, FAAN, Professor Public Health Program, University of San Francisco
- Identify common environmental health risks in our everyday lives
- Explore ways in which nurses can engage in environmental health from an education, practice, research, and policy/advocacy perspective
- Compare and contrast toxic chemical exposures and climate change in terms of human health risks