Medical Resources

Medical Toolkit

Our latest Program is a series of CME Medical Training Workshops entitled “Health Concerns in the Era of Gas Drilling: A Basic Toolkit for Healthcare Providers.”
 In these interactive workshops, clinicians receive tools and resources to address patient concerns and symptoms related to gas extraction activities. Click on the links below to access the Medical Toolkit resources from this Program.

 

1. Video Presentations of Each Key Session, followed by PowerPoint Presentations (including all Case Study materials)

Leslie Walleigh MD, MPH Presentation

Poune Saberi MD, MPH Presentation

Poune Saberi MD, MPH Presentation

Leslie Walleigh MD, MPH Presentation

Peter Rabinowitz, MD, MPH Presentation

Peter Rabinowitz, MD, MPH Presentation

 

2. Well Water Testing Report
3. OSHA/NIOSH Hazard Alert
4. EPA Guide to Air Cleaners in the Home
5. CDC/ATSDR Guidance on the Interpretation and Blood Laboratory Analyses for VOC’s
6. American College of Medical Toxicology Position Statement on Post Chelator Testing
7. Occupational Questionnaire
8. Confidential Patient Questionnaire that can be completed at home prior to meeting with our Nurse Practitioner
9. Physician prompt

10. Patient Handouts

11. Professional Resource List, Organizational and Online Resources

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Our colleagues at Physicians, Scientists, and Engineers for Healthy Energy (PSE) have co-sponsored, with the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY), a series of online medical educational modules.  The presentations, by medical experts, address a wide range of patient concerns and symptoms related to gas extraction activities.   Included in the CME credited modules are a lecture by EHP’s David Brown, ScD and an interview with Denise DeJohn, RN, MSN, CRNP.

The Chief Medical Officer of Health’s Recommendations concerning Shale Gas Development in New Brunswick Canada.

The National Research Council recently convened experts, including EHP’s toxicologist David Brown, to examine the Public Health Risks of Shale Gas Development.  Here is the Agenda and accompanying Power Points and the video of the presentations.

 



 

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