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Preventing Lead Poisoning (Healthy Homes, 1)

Fee:None
Length: 55 minutes
Description:This training provides an overview of the main causes of lead exposure and poisoning, testing recommendations for children, and prevention methods.
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This training was produced in partnership with the North Carolina Lead Poisoning Prevention Program and the Community Outreach and Engagement Core in the University of North Carolina Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility at the UNC-Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health. It is one of a series of Healthy Homes trainings under development. Funding was provided by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, grant number P30ES010126, and the Centers for Disease Control, grant number UE1EH001276-01.

Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author:

Megan Hoert Hughes, MEM
Research Associate, Environmental Resource Program
UNC-Chapel Hill Institute for the Environment

Narrator:

Jeannine Herrick, MPH

Reviewer:

Jeannine Herrick, MPH

Subject Matter Expert Reviewers:

Neasha Graves, MPA
Community Outreach and Education Manager
UNC-Chapel Hill Institute for the Environment

Kathleen Gray, MSPH, Ph.D.
Director, Environmental Resource Program
Associate Director for Outreach and Public Service
Clinical Assistant Professor
UNC-Chapel Hill Institute for the Environment

The author(s) and reviewer(s) of this training have no personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this presentation to disclose. Author, narrator, reviewer affiliations listed were current at the time of training development.

Competencies and Capability Functions Addressed

This training addresses selected applied epidemiology, core public health, and public health preparedness and response competencies and public health preparedness capability functions. (Please note: The competencies included on this site are just a few of the public health competencies which have been established. Training participants may find alignment between this training and other competency sets not included on this site.)

  • This training does not map to any of the competencies currently included on this website.

References

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American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2012, August). Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Lead-Screening-During-Pregnancy-and-Lactation.

California Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Blood Lead Levels in California Workers: Data Reported to the California Occupational Blood Lead Registry, 2012-2014. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CCDPHP/DEODC/OHB/OLPPP/CDPH%20Document%20Library/CABLLReport2012-14.pdf.

CDC. (1991, October 01). Preventing Lead Poisoning in Young Children: Chapter 6. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/books/plpyc/chapter6.htm.

CDC. (2005, March 11). Lead Poisoning Associated with Use of Litargirio - Rhode Island, 2003. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5409a5.htm.

CDC. (2010, November). Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women: Summary of Public Health Actions Based on Maternal and Infant Blood Lead Levels. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sources of Lead. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sources.htm.

CDC. (2013, June 15). Sindoor Alert. Retrieved 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/sindoor.htm.