Risks Associated with Hazardous Drugs in Healthcare Settings: Occupational Health Challenges Revisited

1 Hour 41 Minutes
SKU: 13ACOEM-219

TRACK: Environmental Health and Risk Management

This session will cover a broad range of topics including occupational exposures to hazardous drugs, preventive measures such as recommended
engineering and administrative controls, and proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE), and environmental surveillance and employee biomonitoring. Also to be covered are issues on clinical management of exposed employees. All presentations will employ theoretical presentations and practical applications using illustrative
case-studies and will be founded on state-of-the-art review of the relevant scientific literature. This session may be of particular interest to residents and recent graduates.