Occupational Health Conference Scheduled Here Next Month
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Occupational health conference scheduled here next month More than 100 Louisiana doctors and nurses are expected to attend the annual occupational health conference of the Louisiana Occupational Health Nurses Association and Louisiana Occupational Medicine Association here next month. The two-day conference will be held Sept. 11-12 at Sheraton Inn in Bossier City. Both associations will elect new officers. Scheduled the first day are two continuing education workshops: "Human Sexuality in In-dustry," to be conducted by Dr. Andrew J. Mullen, clinical professor of psychiatry at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport; and "Assessment of the Pulmonary System," by Susan Williams, assistant professor in the master's degree nursing program of Northwestern State University. Toxicology will be the subject on the second day, when speakers will address tetanus, fire dangers, the epidemiology of household poisoning, insec-ticides and pesticides, bleaches and their interac-tions, heavy metal exposure, bites and stings, plants and mushrooms, and principles of chemical carcinogenesis. Speakers are Drs. Helmut Redetzki, Barbara Manno and Joseph Manno of the pharmacology and therapeutics department at LSUMC; Dr. Randall S. Rosenberger of the LSUMC infectious diseases section; B.N. Brooks of the Shreveport Fire Depart-ment; and Mark Middlebrooks, director of the Poison Control Center at LSUMC. Conferees will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day and wind up with an installation banquet on the last night. Eileen Sheridan of General Motors is general chairman and Gladys Page of Western Electric is registration chairman. Twenty-one registered nurses are engaged in occupational nursing in the Shreveport-Bossier area. Four are certified as occupational nurses.
|Title||Occupational Health Conference Scheduled Here Next Month|
Redetzki, Helmut M.
Manno, Joseph E.
Rosenberger, Randall S.
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|Source||Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Medical Library (http://lib.sh.lsuhsc.edu)|
|Coverage-Spatial||Shreveport (Caddo, La.)|
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