Field Experiences in Public Health: Lead Poisoning

Des Moines, IA US
November 7, 2012

Learning Objectives

  1. State two sources of lead in Iowa which cause lead poisoning.
  2. Summarize at least one policy/law/regulation that has decreased exposure to lead.
  3. Indicate recommended timing of lead testing for children including when it is required.

Target Audience

DMU faculty, staff, students, residents, and the medical community.

Speakers

Patricia Quinlisk, MD, MPH
Medical Director, State Epidemiologist, Iowa Department of Public Health

Relevant to the content of this CME activity, the speaker(s) indicated no financial relationships to disclose. 

Continuing Education Credit

  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and polici​es of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 AOA Category 2-A credit(s).
  • Nurse: Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 1.2 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.
  • Other: This live activity is designated for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.20 IBON
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
11/07/2012
Course expires: 
11/07/2012
Event starts: 
11/07/2012 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/07/2012 - 8:00am
Cost:
$0.00
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Olsen Center
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.20 IBON
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/07/2012
Course expires: 
11/07/2012

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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