Press ReleaseDate: 12-07-12
Name: Jerry Carey Phone: 856-566-6171
Free Webinar: Protecting Workers and Volunteers From Mold During Hurricane Clean-up
“Hurricane Sandy: Protecting Workers and Volunteers from Mold,” a free webinar hosted by the Office of Public Health Practices at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)-School of Public Health, will be available Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 10 to 11 a.m. Led by Dr. Jack Caravanos, a professor at the City University of New York School of Public Health at Hunter College, the webinar will present information on effective protection that is needed when working in a moldy environment. Webinar viewers will be able to participate in a
question and answer session following the presentation.
Anyone interested in participating in the webinar can do so by logging onto the webinar website at 10 a.m. on Dec. 11.
More information about the webinar is available by contacting Mitchel Rosen, director of the Office of Public Health Practice at the UMDNJ-School of Public Health, at 732-235-9452 or by email at email@example.com.
Journalists who want additional information on this webinar should contact Jerry Carey, UMDNJ Public Affairs, at (856) 566-6171 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This webinar is supported by Award Number U455ES006179 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. The content is solely the responsibility of the sponsoring agencies and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences or the National Institutes of Health.
The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) is New Jersey’s only health sciences university with more than 6,000 students on five campuses attending three medical schools, the State’s only dental school, a graduate school of biomedical sciences, a school of health related professions, a school of nursing and New Jersey’s only school of public health. UMDNJ operates University Hospital, a Level I Trauma Center in Newark, and University Behavioral HealthCare, which provides a continuum of health care services with multiple locations throughout the state.