Nursing Grand Round: Health Implications of Exposure to Wildfire Smoke


Date / Time

Jan 31, 2019, 6:00pm–8:00pm Save to your calendar (.ics file)


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UW Medicine South Lake Union
85 Republican St
Seattle, WA 98109


The Health Implications of Exposure to Wildfire Smoke: In Firefighters, Other Outdoor Workers and Vulnerable Populations will be presented by Gillian Mittelstaedt, MPA, Director of the Tribal Healthy Homes Network, Dr. Sverre Vedal, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at the University of Washington and Adjunct Professor, UW Medicine, and Dr. Coralynn Sack, Clinical Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, and Assistant Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at the University of Washington.

During this Grand Rounds lecture, professionals in public health and occupational and environmental medicine will discuss the health implications of wildfire smoke exposure, best practices for protecting workers, and clinical approaches to treating workers suffering health effects related to wildfire smoke exposure.

Registration for the entire 2019 lecture series is now open! Attendees may purchase the 3-lecture series as a package, or may register for single lectures. Attendance will be available in-person or via live webinar. All in-person events will take place at UW Medicine South Lake Union, where attendees will enjoy a light dinner and networking opportunities prior to the lecture. Continuing education approval for this activity is pending.

We hope to see you there, and ask that you share this announcement with your networks as well!


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