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Health and Safety in Transportation Workers: Air, Sea, and Land and Occupational and Environmental Medicine Update
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness Ave.
San Francisco, CA
https://www.cme.ucsf.edu/cme/CourseDetail.aspx?coursenumber=MDM10N01
Health and Safety in Transportation Workers: Air, Sea, and Land and Occupational and Environmental Medicine Update

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, November 12, 2009
06:00:00 Check-in
07:30:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
08:00:00 Introduction and Orientation Paul D. Blanc
08:10:00 RailwayWorkers: Ergonomic and Respiratory Hazards Stephen Popkin
09:00:00 Acute and Chronic Trauma in TransportationWorkers: Epidemiology and Prevention David Ragland
09:50:00 Coffee Break
10:15:00 Keynote: Occupational Safety and Health of Fishermen and Mariners George A. Conway
11:30:00 Diving and Hyperbaric Environments Patrick R. Laraby
12:20:00 Lunch on Own
13:30:00 Keynote: Occupational Safety and Health – The NASA Perspective David H. Kaye
14:45:00 Sleep-Rest Cycles: Implications for Professional Drivers David Claman
15:30:00 Coffee Break
15:45:00 Cabin Air Quality and Airline Worker Health Robert Harrison
16:30:00 Panel Presentation and Discussion: Special Examinations and Surveillance for Drivers, Pilots, and Other Fitness for Duty Facilitator: Norman Westhoff, Peter Swann, Scott Levy, Robert Kosnik
18:00:00 Adjourn
Friday, November 13, 2009
06:00:00 Check-in
07:30:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
08:00:00 Introduction and Orientation Paul D. Blanc
08:05:00 WORK-RELATED ALLERGY
08:10:00 The Range of Sensitivity: From Cutaneous Responses to Rhinitis to Asthma Dennis Shusterman
09:00:00 Occupational Exposures to Cleaners and Disinfectants: Allergic vs. Irritant Responses Howard Maibach
09:50:00 Coffee Break
10:15:00 Keynote: Occupational Asthma Update: Novel Agents and Evolving Concepts John Balmes
11:30:00 Laboratory Animal Allergy – Nothing to Sneeze At James Seward
12:20:00 Lunch on Own
12:30:00 WORK-RELATED MUSCULOSKELETAL PROBLEMS
13:30:00 Keynote: Occupational Risk Factors for Rheumatic Diseases Glinda S. Cooper
14:45:00 Knee Injury: Return toWork After Surgery Strategies Lesley J. Anderson
15:30:00 Coffee Break
15:45:00 How Does Hip Arthroscopy and Hip Replacement Affect the Worker? Thomas G. Sampson
16:30:00 Alternative and Complementary Therapies for Musculoskeletal Conditions Bradly Jacobs
17:15:00 The AgingWorker: The Intersection of Geriatrics and Occupational Medicine Kenneth Covinsky
18:00:00 Adjourn
Saturday, November 14, 2009
07:45:00 Breakfast
08:00:00 TOPICS IN ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE
08:15:00 Keynote: Gene-Environment Interactions: Practical Implications from a Clinical Perspective Robert Nussbaum
09:15:00 Consumer Products – Issues in Environmental Medicine Paul D. Blanc
10:00:00 Coffee Break
10:15:00 Preparing for Climate Change: Thinking Globally but Acting Locally for a Growing Environmental Health Problem Gina Solomon
11:00:00 Environmental Medicine Grand Rounds: Case-Based Presentations Craig Smollin, Mark Miller, Patricia Quinlan, Sarah Jewell
12:30:00 Adjourn/Evaluations/CME Certificates
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