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Risks from environmental hazards threaten the future of individual children and potentially, our society as a whole. Protecting children from environmental hazards is the highest priority in environmental medicine. MACCHE addresses different types of environmental health problems.

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Video resources for Healthcare Professionals

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Reproductive Environmental Health
Presented by Susan Buchanan, MD, MPH and Samantha Butts, MD, MSCE
March 2014

Continuing Education Credit available for this recorded webinar until March 19, 2016! See below for details Planning Support: Region III Health Resources and Services Administration, Region III Office on Women’s Health/Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health, Region III Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Region III U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Continuing education credit for this activity is available through the CDC Training and Continuing Education Online system only.

Instructions for completing the continuing education process are included in the archived presentation.

Credit for the live webcast is available through 4/21/2014

Credit for the archived recorded version will be available after 4/21/14 and until 3/19/2016 If you have any questions or problems completing the CE process please contact:

CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online 1-800-41TRAIN

Lora Siegmann Werner
ATSDR/CDC Region 3

Watch the presentation:

Impact of Air Pollution on Children’s Health
Presented by Jerome Paulson, MD, FAAP and Laura Kate Anderson Bender
December 2013
Watch the presentation:
An Introduction to Children’s Health and the Environment
Presented by Jerome Paulson, MD, FAAP
May 2013
Watch the presentation:
Breathing Easy Environmental Management of Asthma
Presented by Jerome Paulson, MD; Kate Scott, MPH, RF; Margret Schnitzer, MSW; Joy Purcell, Esq.; and Molly Savitz, MSN, FNP, AE-C
March 2013
Watch the presentation:
Integrating Environmental Health in the Electronic Health Record: Asthma - A Case Study and an Introduction of Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units
Presented by Jerome Paulson, MD
May 2012
Watch the presentation:
Potential Health Impacts of Fracking
Presented by Jerome Paulson, MD
November 2011

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The information on this website should not be taken as medical advice, which can only be given to you by your personal health care professional. 

"The development of this material was supported in part by funds from the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) trust fund through a cooperative agreement with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Public Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services." 

These web pages were supported by the Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics (AOEC) and funded (in part) by the cooperative agreement award number 1U61TS000118-05 from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR).

Acknowledgement: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) supports the PEHSU by providing funds to ATSDR under Inter-Agency Agreement number DW-75-92301301-0. Neither EPA nor ATSDR endorse the purchase of any commercial products or services mentioned in PEHSU publications.

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