OPAM Workshop

Basic Course in Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Part II

Basic Course Chair:  Elizabeth Clark, DO, MPH&TM, FAOCOPM

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of American Osteopathic Association and American Osteopathic College of Occupational and Preventive Medicine. The American Osteopathic Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement – Physicians

This course has been approved for 8 Category 1-A AOA CME Credits.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


A. 9:00 –9:30 am Intro to AOCOPM, CAQ and Board of Preventive Medicine, Elizabeth Clark DO, MPH&TM, FAOCOPM
B. 9:30-10:30 am  Legal Issues in Occupational Medicine,
Paul Fowler, DO, JD, FAOCOPM
C. 10:30-12:00 am  Plastics and  Pesticides, Heather Williamson, DO
D. 12:15-1:15 pm Facility Walk Through, Carl Werntz, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
E.  1:15-2:15 pm Physical Hazards, Heather Williamson, DO
F.  2:15-3:15 pm  Disability/Impairment Evaluations,
Paul Fowler, DO, JD, FAOCOPM
G.  3:15-4:14 pm Infectious Disease/Biological Hazards,
Carl Werntz, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM
H. 4:15-5:15 pm Ergonomics, Heather Williamson, DO
I. 5:15-5:45 Q&A, Post-Tests and Overview of Radiation Hazards
Elizabeth Clark DO, MPH&TM, FAOCOPM
J extra video on radiation hazards REACTS, Carol Iddins, MD