Changing Health Behavior to Avoid Environmental Exposures

January 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units (PEHSUs) program hosts a regularly scheduled webinar series.  These webinars are educational presentations by environmental health experts that focus on current and emerging issues in pediatric and reproductive environmental health.  These events are free of charge and continuing education (CE) credit is available, including CME and CNE.
The next webinar “Changing Health Behavior to Avoid Environmental Exposures” will be held on January 17, 2018 at 1:00 PM ET. 
Presenter: Susan Buchanan, MD, MPH
Director, Great Lakes Center for Children’s Environmental Health
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
Region 5 PEHSU
Learning Objectives:
By the end of this presentation, participants should be able to:
·         Describe three health behavior change approaches
·         Employ techniques in health messaging that will increase likelihood of behavior change
·         List examples of health behavior change messages that may decrease exposure to environmental contaminants