The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM), Greater Midwest Region (GMR) would like to invite you to their free Lake Effects Webinar on Public Health.
Date/Time: Thursday, April 16th, 2015, 2:00 pm ET/1:00 pm CT
Contact: For additional information or questions about this webinar, please contact Jacqueline Leskovec, Outreach, Planning and Evaluation Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summary: Cortland Lohff, MD, MPH, Medical Director for Environmental Health at the Chicago Department of Public Health will present basic principles of the field, including those principles that set it apart from other areas of medicine. He will speak on important sources of literature and information for those in Public Health.
Presenter Bio: Dr. Cort Lohff currently serves as the Medical Director for Environmental Health at the Chicago Department of Public Health. In that role he oversees and provides support to a number of public health programs and participates in a number of initiatives involving environmental health. Prior to coming to Chicago, Dr. Lohff served for 5 years as the State Epidemiologist in Vermont and for 4 years as the Deputy State Epidemiologist in Iowa. Dr. Lohff received his M.D. from the University of Wisconsin- Madison, his M.P.H. from the University of Michigan and completed his residency in General Preventive Medicine and Public Health at the New York State Department of Public Health/University at Albany School of Public Health.
To register for this webinar, please visit: http://1.usa.gov/1iVnL68. An e-mail confirmation with webinar sign in information will be provided prior to the start of the webinar.
Upon completion of this webinar, each participant will receive 1 hour of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.