Date: Wednesday, Thursday, October 22, 2015
Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm eastern
Kara Koehrn works for the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington DC. While pursuing her interests in public health and the environment, she earned a BS in Biology at Davidson College and a Masters in environmental health and toxicology at Duke University.
Jocelyn Hospital has been with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency since 2013 as the toxicologist for the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program. Jocelyn has a Master of Science in Environmental Health from the Harvard School of Public Health with a concentration in Exposure, Epidemiology, and Risk. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Virginia.
Learn about the basics of the TRI Program, and walk through a case study with EPA staff that will demonstrate how the EJSCREEN mapping tool can help answer questions health professionals may receive. EJSCREEN includes TRI chemical release data and information about what health impacts are associated with TRI chemicals. It also provides other EPA data that might be of use to health professionals.
Below are links to additional webinar resources:
Webinar Presentations (pdf)
TRI Webinar Series hosted by Dillard University Deep South Center for Environmental Justice (DU/DSCEJ) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)