The Children's Environmental Health Symposium will provide important information about environmental impacts on children’s health. Physicians, mid-level providers, registered nurses, social workers, public health practitioners, community health workers, policy makers, academics, and others in the community will be informed about the critical links between the environment and health, which is an essential step towards improving health outcomes.
Plenary morning sessions will focus on childhood lead poisoning, emerging environmental health issues, and the benefit of telehealth and virtual health services on improving health outcomes. Afternoon sessions are planned for clinical and public health tracks.
Event planners reserve the right to cancel this conference or make speaker substitutions in the event of unforeseen or extenuating circumstances. In an effort to conserve resources, no printed materials will be available. Attendees at the conference will receive a thumb drive with conference materials to download or print. Conference dress is casual and each attendee is encouraged to bring a sweater or jacket for comfort during the meeting. Persons with disabilities who need auxiliary aids or services must submit a written request to Ms. Huerta at email@example.com so that appropriate arrangements can be made.
Registration is free and will close on September 6, 2018. Please complete the registration form below to secure your attendance.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided, please notify (Ms. Huerta at firstname.lastname@example.org)of any special dietary needs.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Children’s Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Contact hours will be awarded.
This CNE activity is being jointly provided by Children’s Health collaboratively with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, Southwest Center for Pediatric Environmental Health, United States Environmental Protection Agency, and West Texas Regional Poison Center.
Complimentary parking is available at the conference site. The DoubleTree provides shuttle service to and from the Love Field Airport.