Impetus for New Lead (Pb) Levels: The Shots Heard Around the Country

2 Hours 17 Minutes
SKU: 15ACOEM-314
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$29.00
$39.00

TRACK: Regulatory, Legal, Military, and Governmental OEM

Faculty:
Desmond I. Bannon, PhD, DABT, Army Institute of Public Health, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Michael E. Creel, MD, MPH, Medical Command, Occupational Health, Fort Bragg, NC
Michael Kosnett, MD, MPH, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Raul A. Mirza, MS, DO, MPH, United States Army Public Health Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Warren Scott Monks, MPAS, PA-C, Army Institute of Public Health, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
R. Todd Niemeier, MS, CIH, CDC/NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH
Paul J. Papanek, MD, MPH, FACOEM, Cal/OSHA, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Alice K. Weber, CIH, MHS, Army Institute of Public Health, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

This session will focus on how different entities determined more protective blood and air lead (Pb) standards than those set by OSAH and the experience of a multi-departmental working group at the Army Institute of Public Health and CalOSHA. Also, blood lead and air lead will be discussed with the diverse AIPH group will outline long and short term health effects of blood leads below the OSHA removal level as well as confounders. Specifics will be reviewed on blood lead and associated recommendations table which have become widely accepted. CalOSHA’s efforts will be summarized.