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Patrick Remington, University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine & Public HealthAssociate Dean for Public Health and Professor of Population Health Sciences

Public Health Learning Modules - 17

 

 
Release Date: December 1, 2014

Expiration Date: December 1, 2017

To complete for CE credit click here>> 


 

Objectives

After completing this module, learners will be able to:
  • Describe and explain potential health effects of exposure to environmental pollutants in especially in connection to the Environmental Health Healthy People 2020 goals.
  • Attain an introductory comprehension of Environmental Health and how to identify a vulnerable population using case studies and published data.
  • Summarize and discuss seminal literature describing the human factors, and prevention implications related to the problem of health effects for certain populations.
  • Examine and evaluate policy solutions to address this risk using environmental and public health policy frameworks.
  • Acquire an awareness of the increased risk of environmental pollution and the complexity of health-promoting environments that relies on continuing research to understand more fully the effects of exposure to environmental hazards on people‚Äôs health.

Lecture Materials

Part 1: Air Pollution [Video]  [Transcript]
[Slides]
Part 2: Toxics and Children's Health [Video]  [Transcript]
[Slides]
Part 3: Global Environmental Health and Climate Change
[Video]  [Transcript]
[Slides]

Class Activities

Instructor Guide

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