Event

Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series

Friday, September 30, 2022|12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Central Time)

 


Registration

Seminar sessions are FREE, and open to all!




This event will be held online, via our UTHealth Webex webinar platform.


Seminar Content

Development and Application of Mobile Aerosol Lung Deposition Apparatus (MALDA)

Wei-Chung Su, PhD

Assistant Professor

Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS)

Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences

School of Public Health

UTHealth, Houston

Dr. Wei-Chung Su is an Assistant Professor in the Environmental and Occupational Health Science (EOHS) program in EHGES. He is also an Industrial Hygiene faculty member in the Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (SWCOEH). Dr. Su teaches several Industrial Hygiene core courses in EOHS, and his research interests are centered on aerosol-related environmental and occupational health issues with a focus on aerosol respiratory deposition. Dr. Su is a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and a past chair of the Aerosol Technology Committee in the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). Dr. Su received his Ph.D. degree from the School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.


Houston Campus Location & Parking

Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

School of Public Health

1200 Pressler St., Room E-505

Houston, TX 77030

 

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Visitor

All campus visitors are required to sign-in at security and present a current form of government issued identification. Please arrive 15 minutes early to park, check-in, received a visitor badge and proceed to the elevator lobby.

Parking information

Visitor parking is available in front of the UTHealth School of Public Health in a very limited capacity for a fee.

Parking can also be found at TMC Garage 2 across Holcombe off Bertner.

Click here for TMC Garage 2 rates and Map

 


WebEx

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About the EOHS Research Seminar Series

The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS.

Seminars are presented by UTHealth School of Public Health faculty, doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows or external esteemed guest lecturers. Seminars are scheduled on a biweekly basis, on alternate Fridays at noon.

Target Audience:
Physicians, Nurses, Safety Professionals, Industrial Hygienists, Epidemiologists, Graduate Students and other public health professionals.


The objective of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental and occupational health science research and apply current knowledge and key assumptions in environmental health sciences and other areas to advance the development of the field.

Learning Outcome(s): At the completion of this series of lectures the Physician, Registered Nurse, Safety Professionals, Industrial Hygienists, Epidemiologists, Graduate Students and other public health professionals will be able to (1) recognize an environmental and/or occupational health problem; (2) identify new methods, advances and current research in the environmental and occupational health science; (3) discuss research outcomes; (4) consider application of major research findings; and (5) apply lessons learned to public health practices and patient care.


Accessibility

To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact us 7-10 days before the activity by email at SWCOEH.CE@uth.tmc.edu.


Additional Seminar Dates

Seminars are offered over the course of the 2022-2023 year.

Please regularly check the training calendar for updated seminar registration page availability and information at https://bit.ly/SWCOEH_CE

Fall 2022

 

September 16, 2022
September 30, 2022
October 14, 2022
October 28, 2022
November 4, 2022
November 18, 2022


Spring 2023

January 20, 2023
February 3, 2023
February 17, 2023
March 3, 2023
March 24, 2023
April 7, 2023


Contact Us

Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Outreach Program

1200 Pressler St., RAS W1014
Houston, TX 77030


Email: SWCOEH.Outreach@uth.tmc.edu
To learn more about the SWCOEH, please visit us on the web at www.swcoeh.org

About SWCOEH

Your Best Response to a Changing World!

The Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (SWCOEH) supports research, education and outreach in occupational and environmental health. The SWCOEH is housed within the Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences of the UTHealth School of Public Health.

The SWCOEH was established in 1977 as a NIOSH-funded Education and Research Center (ERC), now one of 18 ERCs in the nation. In 1985, the SWCOEH became a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health.

Visit www.SWCOEH.org to learn more about our graduate-level education in environmental and occupational health, research and continuing education and outreach programs.


Virtual Seminar


Stream live via Webex!

 

 

 


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