Chapter and Regional Conferences

OAOHN

Ohio Association of Occupational Health Nurses will host its annual conference Nov. 6-8, 2014. Details:


Building OEH Capacity in the Gulf Coast and Southern Region:
The Gulf Oil Spill and Beyond

November 15, 2014
Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70130

This one-day session will be focused on the myriad occupational and environmental issues faced by workers and communities in the Gulf Coast.  The session has been organized by the Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics (AOEC) in partnership with the American Public Health Association (APHA), the Occupational Health Section (OHS) of the APHA, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine (Tulane), and the Gulf Region Health Outreach Program (GRHOP).

Registration is free (please see OEH Capacity in the Gulf Coast Registration), and 5.75 hours of no-cost continuing education credits pending approval.  A box lunch will be provided to those who wish to participate in the lunch time discussion session.

We still have five rooms for Friday night in New Orleans if you are registered for the session. Contact Katherine Kirkland at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.



PAAOHN

2015 PAAOHN 53rd  Annual State Conference
“Spring into Occupational Health: Clinical and Wellness Updates”
March 11-13, 2015
The Doubletree Hotel and Convention Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Registration opens August 11.
13 CNE available.
Preconference available on OHN/Business Management for the first 30 registrants.

Topics to be covered:
o Returning Veterans in the work place
o “ Determining work relatedness: Medical Causality”
o Corporate Wellness – How to make it work
o Workplace Bullying
o “How well do you know the hazards you are exposed to: Chemical Safety”
o Substance abuse – Medical Marijuana, street drug names, etc.
o Celebrate nursing – Human by Birth, Hero by Choice

For further details please see PAAOHN website at www.PAAOHN.org OR contact either Chad Rittle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Yolanda C. Lang at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .