Toxicology and Env. Health Resources

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 15, 2017
Oregon Public Health: Toxic substances

https://public.health.oregon.gov/HealthyEnvironments/HealthyNeighborhoods/ToxicSubstances/Pages/index.aspx

This site provides the public access to information on toxic substances and contact information for Oregon Public Health staff.

Source: Oregon Public Health

Jan 15, 2017
American Association of Poison Control Centers

http://www.aapcc.org/

The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential medical advice 24 hours a day,

Source: AAPCC

Jan 15, 2017
OSU Environmental Health Sciences Center

http://ehsc.oregonstate.edu/

The Environmental Health Sciences Center (EHSC) was established in 1967 at Oregon State University (OSU) with funding by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), one of the institutes comprising the National Institutes of Health.

Source: OSU

Jan 15, 2017
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/oregon-institute-occupational-health-sciences/about/index.cfm

Our mission is to promote health, and prevent disease and disability among working Oregonians and their families during their employment years and through retirement. We do so through basic and applied research, outreach and education.

Source: OHSU

Jan 15, 2017
EPA Region 10

https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-10-pacific-northwest

EPA Region 10 (Pacific Northwest) serves Alaska, Idaho, Washington and Oregon, and 271 Native Tribes.

Source: EPA

Jan 15, 2017
OHSU/PSU School of Public Health

https://www.pdx.edu/public-health/

Welcome to the School of Public Health of Portland State University and Oregon Health & Science University.

Source: OHSU/PSU School of Public Health

Jan 15, 2017
Kids Environment Kids Health

https://kids.niehs.nih.gov/topics/index.htm

Read and find lessons and activities about interesting topics regarding the environment & your health, pollution, recycling, science, and the world around you!

Source: NIEHS

Jan 15, 2017
Resources for Science Teachers: Classroom resources from National Library of Medicine

https://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/text_version/resources/Final%20Science%20Teachers%20flier.pdf

Discover these excellent science resources for teachers and students at the high school and college level.

Source: NLM

Jan 15, 2017
Tox Town

https://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/

uide to commonly encountered toxic chemicals, environmental health risks, and the public's health. From the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Source: NLM

Jan 15, 2017
Students and Early Career Professionals: Industrial Hygiene

https://www.aiha.org/get-involved/students-young-professionals/Pages/default.aspx

AIHA is committed to reaching out to young professionals pursuing careers in industrial hygiene and other occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) professions.

Source: AIHA