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Understanding Occupational Exposure to Known Carcinogens: A Program of Research in Progress

Sep 16

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Friday, September 16, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm

Seminar speaker, Dr. AnnMarie Walton, smiling, wearing a gray sweater, in front of a gray background

Presenter

AnnMarie Walton, PhD, MPH, RN, OCN, CHES, FAAN, Duke University School of Nursing

In this seminar, Dr. Walton will discuss her work to date to understand and improve the pesticide protective behaviors of Latino migrant and seasonal farmworkers. She will also discuss her research and policy work to measure and modify occupational exposure to antineoplastic drugs for healthcare workers, including nursing assistants and environmental services workers who have less education, training, and social capital in the workplace than nurses and pharmacists whose exposures are more commonly considered. THIS IS A HYBRID SEMINAR: LIVE IN-PERSON & VIA ZOOM: -IN-PERSON: Field Auditorium (room 1112), Grainger Hall (9 Circuit Dr, Durham). Masks are required. -ZOOM: Must register for link: https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAuceqtpz8qHd2ymSuqpTjyQ9iwZvySLN3M -Both attendance options are free and open to all.