Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds - EH: Minnesota Department of Health

Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds

Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds logo
A shared dialogue among Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physicians, the Minnesota Poison Control System, the Minnesota Department of Health, and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health.


November 1, 2017

Topic and Presenters:

Pesticide Drift

Information for medical providers and patients

Amelia Burgess, MD and Ben Willenbring, MD
Medical Toxicology Fellows, Regions Hospital and Hennepin Regional Poison Center

Information from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA)
about the human endangerment complaint process

Paul Haiker
Agricultural Advisor
Minnesota Department of Agriculture - Pesticide Fertilizer Management Division

The MDA receives 5-10 human endangerment complaints in a typical year. This presentation will cover who does this work, the complaint intake process and a description of a typical human endangerment case.


Pesticide Drift (PDF)

Seminar will be held at:

Minnesota Department of Health - Freeman Building - B-144
625 Robert Street N.
St. Paul, MN

7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
Doors open at 6:45 a.m.

Parking Map

Directions to the Minnesota Department of Health - Freeman location

Also Available through WebEX:

Please email your name, organization, and email address
by Monday, October 30th to health.hazard@state.mn.us

Save the date for Future EEGR seminars:

First Wednesday of November, February, and May

About Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds

The purpose of Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds is to foster communication and multidisciplinary collaboration between medical and public health specialties through presentations and discussions that explore impact of environmental exposures on health.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits

CMEs are not offered for this EEGR.
We are looking into reinstituting them.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits have been offered for all previous Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds through Health Partners. Contact us at health.hazard@state.mn.us for more information.

Past seminars

We have a list of past seminars from the last three years. Information available includes the date, topic, speaker(s), and abstract.

Since 2007, MDH has hosted the Environmental Exposure Grand Rounds. For a complete list of presentations, please contact us through health.hazard@state.mn.us.

Make a topic suggestion

Suggestions for topics are welcome. Please send your suggestions to health.hazard@state.mn.us.

Send a comment

Comments or questions? Please contact us at 651-201-4897 or health.hazard@state.mn.us.

Updated Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 01:33PM