May 9, 2012, 10-11 am, Richmond Instruction: Toxicological Resources Class
RSVP by Monday, May 7, 2012 to Michael Sholinbeck at email@example.com or (510) 642-2510.
* Want to find basic information on substances, such as properties, manufacturing & use, methods of analysis?
* Need to find literature and data on pesticides, drugs, industrial chemicals, or other substances?
* Want to explore relationships between job tasks, exposure to toxic agents, and health effects?
* Want to learn about a tool to assist first responders at hazardous material incidents?
* Want to know the potential toxic effects of the ingredients in common household products, from shampoo to brake fluid?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, then please come to the Sheldon Margen Public Health Library’s Toxicological Resources class!
Topics covered will include:
1. Online peer-reviewed databases with basic information on substances
2. Using bibliographic databases to find journal articles on chemicals, drugs, additives, etc.
3. Job-related exposures and their health effects
4. How to find out what’s in common household products
Class: Toxicological Resources
When: Wednesday, May 9, 2012, 10-11 am
Where: Richmond Campus, Building C, Room 140
To introduce to or remind CDPH staff of quality toxicological resources that are free online. These resources will help you research the toxic effects and other properties of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and other substances.
Feel free to send us your questions or topics of interest. We’ll try and incorporate some of these into the class.
Supervisors: Please encourage your staff to attend if appropriate.
These training sessions are free to CDPH staff. Please obtain your supervisor’s approval to attend.
If you plan to attend, please RSVP by Monday, May 7 to:
Michael Sholinbeck: firstname.lastname@example.org or (510) 642-2510.
A schedule of other upcoming training sessions is available for you so that you can plan now for the classes you’d like to attend.