CME course EN2206- Preventing Childhood Lead Poisoning

Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 12:00 AM – Thursday, August 17, 2023, 11:59 PM


Date Recorded: July 24, 2021 | Date of Original Release: August 17, 2021
Termination Date: Thursday, August 17, 2023
Users have from Tuesday, August 17, 2021 until the accreditation term ends on Thursday, August 17, 2023 to complete the selected module(s).


Join us in this educational offering where upon completion, attendees should be able to:

  • Describe the scope and risk factors for childhood lead poisoning in WA
  • Describe how to screen for, evaluate and follow-up a lead exposed child
  • Describe WA’s Childhood Lead Screening Regulations
  • Describe resources and services provided by the State of WA and local Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Programs
  • Describe WA’s childhood Lead Screening regulations and the role of anticipatory guidance in preventing childhood lead exposure.
  • Discuss risk factors, clinical effects and management of childhood lead exposure
  • Describe the current state of WA Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention and expanded public health services available to children with lower levels of lead
  • Describe appropriate health and environmental interventions for children with lead exposure and services provided by the State of WA and local Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Programs

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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 University of Washington School of Medicine and King County Medical Society. The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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The following have indicated that they do not have any relationships to disclose:


Michelle Terry, MD
Amish Dave, MD
Elias Kass, ND
Jessica Ivers, MD
Sanithia Parker, LMP
Matt Wilson, REHS
Sharon Cohen, REHS, HHS
Helen Binns, MD, MPH
Rep. Gerry Pollet, JD
Molly Codding, MPH
Kira McCoy, MPH
Shannon Duffy, DNP, ARNP
Rowaida Mohammed
Abdi Ali
Safia Hussein


Nancy Belcher, Ph.D., M.P.A
Salem Adisu
Tiffany Bloomingdale, ND
Cindy Sayre, Ph.D., RN
Najma Dahir-Abdulla
Amy Shumann
Maymuna Haji


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Salem Adisu –

1. KEYNOTE: Addressing Childhood Lead Poisoning

Helen Bins, MD, MPH

2. Legislative efforts to reduce lead in children’s drinking water

Presented by Representative Gerry Pollet, JD; Molly Codding, MPH & Kira McCoy, MPH

3. Lead Poisoning from Home Prepared Indian Spices in Two families

Presented by Jessica Ivers, M.D.

4. Confirming lead sources: How PHSKC tests for lead around the home

Presented by Sharon Cohen, REHS, HHS and Matt Wilson, REHS

5. Lead Screening Implementation at the Institutional Level

Presented by Rupin Thakkar, MD, FAAP; Michael Dudas, MD, FAAP; Amish Dave, MD, MPH; Pamela Oke, RN, BSN

6. Provider Education Panel

Presented by Shannon Duffy, DNP, ARNP; Michelle Terry, MD, Elias Kass, ND; Rowaida Mohammed; Safia Hussein