Article updated: 2019 Apr 26. doi: 10.10822/ Author Leslie Griver, Robert Henry

ListServ announcement for April 2018

Contents in this Issue:
California STD/HIV prevention Center Conference, May 23,2018
Live Satellite Broadcast & Webcast by Public Health Training Network
CalOSHA Courses.
CE programs at UC Berkeley
Labor and Birth Nursing Core : Loma Linda University
Additional training and information sources
1. The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center presents a conference entitled ?Emerging issues in STD & HIV prevention & Care? on May 23, 2018 in Marina Del Rey, CA. This conference is CME/CEU applicable. To register and
for more information, visit
2. A series of Live Satellite Broadcast & Webcast organized by Public Health Training Network series is scheduled for the following dates and topics:
A. Sexual Violence Prevention: Building Leadership and Commitment to Underserved Communities April 03, 2018 ~ 12:00 Noon-2:00 PM ET. For more information, visit
B. Managing the Abnormal Pap Smear Update 2018
April 8, 2018 11:00 AM-12:30 PM ET
For more information, visit and click on “programs”.
C. Serving HIV Infected Clients in Women’s Health
April 9, 2018 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET
For more information, contact (334) 206-5618 or visit
D. Bioterrorism in America Today: April 23, 2018 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM ET. For more information, contact (334) 206-5618 or visit
3. CalOSHA Courses: A 2-day comprehensive California OSHA Safety Course entitled, Essentials of Safety I-CalOSHA is scheduled in different locations. The American Safety Training, Inc. provides the flexibility to attend the 30 hr
program in 4 consecutive days or in 2-Day intervals at different course locations nationwide. CEU Credits apply for 14 hours for 2-Day, and 30 hours for 4-Day. Dates and locations are listed below:
Oakland, CA ; April 3-4
Long Beach, CA April 7-8
San Diego, CA; April 10-11
Fresno, CA; May 1-2
San Francisco, CA; May 5-6
Sacramento, CA; May 8-9
For more information and to register, visit or
4. Center for Occupational & Environmental Health (COEH) Continuing Education Program at the University of California, Berkeley has the following programs available:
For more information and to register for these courses, Visit Or call 510-643-7277
(a) Fourth Annual COEH Spring Symposium: “Integrating Policy, Not Transferring Risk”
Tuesday, April 8, 2018
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
UC Berkeley Clark Kerr Conference Center
(b) “Advanced Office Ergonomics III”
Monday, May 19, 2018 in Emeryville, CA
Wednesday, May 21, 2018 in Anaheim, CA
$350 each class
For more information and to register for these courses,
Visit Or call 510-643-7277
(c) Sixteenth Annual Occupational Health & Safety Institute
July 28 – August 1, 2018
Holiday Inn Bay Bridge, Emeryville, CA
Choose from these classes:
“Comprehensive Review of Industrial Hygiene” (M-F) $975
“Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene” (M-F) $985
“Fundamentals of Workplace Safety” (M-T) $475
“Respiratory Protection Overview Update” (M-T) $475
“Workers’ Compensation Overview Update” (M-T) $475
“Hot Topics in Industrial Hygiene & Safety: High Impact
Updates for the Busy Professional” (M-T) $475
“Health Effects of Mold” (W) $225
“Advances in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Work Disabilities” (W) $225
AAOHN co-sponsored “Core Curriculum in Environmental Health Education” (W) $125
“Effective Communication & Leadership Skills for OHS Professionals” (Th-F) $475
“Clinical Updates for Occupational Health Nurses” (Th-F) $475
“Occupational & Environmental Toxicology for OSH Professionals” (Th-F) $475
“Applied Industrial Ventilation” (Th-F) $475
“Ergonomics Job Analysis Techniques” (Th-F) $475
For more information and to register for these courses, Visit Or call 510-643-7277
5. Labor and Birth Nursing Core : Wednesdays and Thursdays
May 7, 8, 21, 22, 2018 ; 0800 ? 1700 at Loma Linda University.
This is a four-day labor and birth nursing core class, which will focus on the nursing assessment and care of the pregnant woman and her newborn in the labor and birth hospital setting. CE credit: 32.0 contact hours (BRN). For
more information, Visit
6. Additional Training and Information Resources:
a. Smallpox Vaccination and Adverse Events Training Module.
For more information,
b. Interactive program to train clinicians on the recognition, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of smallpox; CME, CNE, CHES, and CEU credit available. For more information visit
c. Training Finder provides information on nearly 100 distance learning courses for public health professionals on bioterrorism and emergency preparedness. Click on “Search” to search by the
subject “Bioterrorism/Emergency Preparedness” or by keyword (e.g., smallpox). Use “Advanced Search” to combine search categories.
d. CDC Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Training
Providers of archived webcast links for the entire series of CDC preparedness broadcasts since October 18, 2001, plus slide sets.
e. Bioterrorism and Emergency Readiness: Competencies for ALL Public Health Workers
f. Communication During Crisis: The Role of Media During Public Health Emergencies (Video)
g. CDC Responds: Risk Communication and Bioterrorism
h. Emergency Preparedness: What’s Your Competency? (Video)
i. ASTHO Risk and Crisis Communications Tools (Webcast Archive and Downloadable Workbook)
j. National Library of Medicine – MEDLINEplus Health Topic on Smallpox
k. Institute of Medicine Reports
l. California Distance Learning Health Network (CDLHN)