2020 Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Conference

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE CURRENT RAPIDLY EVOLVING COVID-19 SITUATION. 

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The Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services is excited to announce our full-day conference focused on childhood lead poisoning prevention in the Greater Nashua Region! 

The goal of the 2020 Greater Nashua Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Conference is to educate and engage partners, stakeholders, and community members, particularly health care providers, child care providers, landlords, realtors, and parents, on the impact of childhood lead poisoning, the importance of childhood blood lead testing, and the next steps we can take as a community to keep our children safe and healthy. We hope this conference will empower the Greater Nashua Region to increase engagement in initiatives and collaborations aimed at preventing childhood lead poisoning in our community.

Who Should Attend?

  • Health Care Providers
  • Child Care Professionals
  • Teachers
  • Special Education Professionals
  • School Nurses
  • Realtors
  • Landlords
  • Social Service Providers
  • Caregivers
  • Community Members
  • And all those interested in or impacted by childhood lead poisoning. 

Objectives

The objectives of the 2020 Greater Nashua Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Conference are to:

  • Provide an overview of childhood lead poisoning and how it impacts children in our community;
  • Highlight current initiatives related to childhood lead poisoning prevention in the Greater Nashua Public Health Region (GNPHR);
  • Provide education and opportunities to learn from programs addressing childhood lead poisoning, both within the GNPHR and from other parts of New Hampshire and New England; and
  • Provide an opportunity for partners and community members to stay involved with initiatives they are interested in.