Agenda

 


Agenda

Agricultural Safety and Health: The Core Course June 14-18, 2021

Monday, June 14, 2021

Live (synchronous)

10:00 – 10:30       Welcome/Announcements/Introductions (Rohlman)

10:30 – 12:00       Occupational Safety and Health in Agriculture (Rohlman)

12:00 – 12:30       Break

12:30 – 1:30         Industrial Hygiene Paradigm/Case Study (Nonnenmann)  

1:30 – 2:30            Transportation Hazards in Agriculture – ATV/UTV (Jennissen)

2:30 – 2:40            Break

2:40 – 3:15            Research Spotlight: Rural Roads Project (Hamann and Faust)

Self-directed (Asynchronous)

15 minutes            Complete Pre-course Questionnaire (prior to class)

1 hour                    Online Module: Transportation Hazards in Agriculture

1 hour                    Online Module: Physical Agents for Agricultural Health

35 minutes            Video: How Much Money Do Farmers Make?

30 minutes            Videos: Growing Safely (Anhydrous Ammonia Safety, Fatigue Safety, PTO Safety, Sun Safety, Grain Bin Safety)

 Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Live (synchronous)

10:00 – 11:30       Behavioral Health in Agricultural Populations and Total Worker Health (Rohlman)

11:30 – 11:40       Break

11:40 – 1:10         Agricultural Injury (Neenan)

1:10 – 1:40            Break

1:40 – 2:45            Pesticides (Rohlman)

2:45 – 3:15            Research Spotlight: Pesticide Applicators in Egypt (Rohlman)

Self-directed (Asynchronous)

30 minutes         Recorded lecture: Occupational Hazards in Swine Production (Fowler)

1 hour                    Online Module: Livestock Handling

47 minutes            Podcast: Rural Mental Health Provider

50 minutes            Video: Virtual Farm Tour to a North East Dairy – Cow Comfort Inn

72 minutes            Video: Research Spotlight: Glyphosate and Communicating Risk

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Live (synchronous)

10:00 – 11:30       Implementing Prevention Practices Based on Biological Risk Assessment (Bickett-Weddle)

11:30 – 12:00       Break

12:00 – 12:30       Research Spotlight: Indoor Air Quality Improvements in Pork Production (Nonnenmann)

12:30 – 2:00         Pork Producer Industry Perspective and Farm Tour (Fowler)

2:00 – 2:10            Break

12:10 – 3:15         Rural Health and Safety: The Employer Perspective (Adam)

Self-directed (Asynchronous)

1 hour                    Online Module: Occupational Diseases of the Lung in Agricultural Settings

1 hour                    Online Module: Occupational Skin Disorders in Agriculture

45 minutes            Podcast: Conversations with Agricultural Producers

92 minutes            Video: COVID Vaccines National Learning Session from the Frontlines of Refugee, Migrant, & Immigrant Health                                                                                               

Thursday, June 17, 2021 

Live (synchronous)

10:00 – 11:00       Discussion of Occupational Skin Disorders and Diseases of the Lungs in Agricultural Settings (Rupe)

11:00 – 12:00       Ergonomics in Agriculture (Nonnenmann)

12:00 – 12:30       Break

12:30 – 2:00         Use and Selection of Personal Protective Equipment (Sheridan)

2:00 – 2:10            Break

2:10 – 2:30            Research Spotlight: Protecting Hired Youth (Rohlman)

2:30 – 3:15            Youth Case Studies (Rohlman)

Self-directed (Asynchronous) 

42 minutes            Recorded lecture: Integrating Agricultural Health and Identifying Resources – Nurse Provider (Halverson)

30 minutes            Recorded Lecture: Integrating Ag Health – Producer Perspective (Sheridan)

1 hour                    Recorded Lecture: Musculoskeletal Disorders among Agricultural Workers (Buikema)

1 hour                    Recorded Lecture: Rural Health Provider Case Studies (Van Balen)

30 minutes            Podcast: Conversation with Rural EMS

Friday, June 18, 2021

Live (synchronous)

10:00 – 11:00       Medication Related Agricultural Injury (Cochran)

11:00 – 12:00       Telehealth (Ward)

12:00 – 12:30       Break

12:30 – 1:30         Cancer in Agricultural Populations (Davis)

1:30 – 3:00            Prevention of Illness and Injury in Ag Populations (Rohlman)

3:00 – 3:15            Final Questions, Complete Posttest and Evaluation (Rohlman)


Questions

If you have questions about course content, please contact Kay Mohling, MA.

If you need assistance with registration, please call the University of Iowa Center for Conferences at 800-551-9029 or 319-335-4141.