Indiana University of Pennsylvania will host a seminar, “Best Practices: Environmental Health in the Home, Work, and Community,” on September 24, 2009, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Crimson Event Center, Folger Hall.
The program is presented by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association Environmental Task Force and is sponsored by IUP’s Zeta Lambda chapter of Sigma Theta Tau nursing honor society.
It is open to all interested nurses, students, and other health-care professionals. Cost is $25 for students and $40 for other participants. Registration is requested by September 14.
The event will focus on reinforcing the link between health and the environment, exploring chemical legislative and policy issues, and exploring opportunities for collaboration between state nursing association lobbyists and local environmental organizations.
Program topics include the following:
For more information, contact the IUP Office of Conference Services at 724-357-2227.