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Children's Environmental Health Faculty Champions Initiative:
PowerPoint Presentations and Resources

NEEF's health care provider tools and resources provided below are intended for use by healthcare professionals to train their colleagues and students on pediatric environmental health.

Developed by leading experts in the field of pediatric environmental health education, the following PowerPoint presentations were originally used for the Children's Environmental Health Faculty Champions Initiative train-the-trainer workshop held on July 14, 2006 in Washington, D.C.

While the materials do not cover every aspect of environmental health, they focus on environmental health issues most frequently encountered by pediatric health care providers.

PowerPoint Presentations:

  1. Environmental Health History for Pediatrics (PPT, 3.61MB)
    Sophie Balk, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore

  2. Taking an Environmental History to Address Children's Unique Vulnerabilities to Environmental Health Risks (PPT, 964KB)
    Joel Forman, MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center

  3. Environmental Management of Pediatric Asthma (PPT, 1.04MB)
    James Roberts, MD, MPH, Medical University of South Carolina

  4. Environmental Tobacco Smoke (PPT, 309KB)
    Cara Krulewitch, CNM, PhD, University of Maryland School of Nursing

  5. Exposure to Ultraviolet Light (PPT, 5.04MB)
    Sophie Balk, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore

  6. National Pesticide Practice Skills Guidelines for Medical & Nursing Practice (PPT, 1.53MB)
    Bonnie Rogers, DrPH, COHN-S, FAAN, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of Public Health

  7. Lead and Mercury (PPT, 43.2MB)
    Christine Johnson, MD, Naval Medical Center San Diego

Additional Resources

NEEF's Resources for Health Care Providers (PDF, 25KB)


To provide feedback regarding these materials, please contact:

Leyla Erk McCurdy
Senior Director, Health & Environment
Phone: 202.261.6488


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