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Upcoming Events and Conferences

Virtual Event 7.5 cme credits

COVID-19: Navigating a Post-Vaccine World – Virus, Vaccine, and Variants

Symposium Overview Agenda subject to change Day 1 (June 11) Topics: • Vaccine o Vaccine Updates and Variants and Emerging Strains o Vaccine Hesitancy o Employee Vaccine Rollout – Corporate Medical Director Perspective o Community Vaccine Rollout – Public Health Perspective • Effectiveness of Masks and Lockdowns • Gathering in Workplaces – Focus on Schools • Ventilation – Updates to Improve Air Quality Day 2 (June 12) Topics: • Post-COVID Syndrome o Workup of Patient with Post-COVID Symptoms o Neuropsychology Issues o Treatment/Rehabilitation o Update on Retaining Employment and Talent after Injury/Illness Network (RETAIN) • Updates on COVID-19 and Workers’ Compensation • Supporting Mental Health While Working from Home • Spirometry during COVID-19

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Webinar 1.0 cme credits

All Types of Impairment Can Create Safety Risks

The cause of workplace impairment is more extensive than just substance use. To help employers and workplace safety professionals address impairment holistically, NSC is defining what workplace impairment encompasses. This session will discuss this new scope of workplace impairment, the safety impact of impairment in the workplace, NSC survey results revealing current employer practices and gaps, and solutions to address these multi-faceted issues.

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Practice Guidelines: Your ACOEM Member Benefit!

Practice Guidelines: Defining Excellence

ACOEM defines best practices for key areas of occupational medical care and disability management. Learn how to use the most effective treatment to provide better patient care.

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Special Interest

Commercial Driver Medical Examiner Center

Commercial Driver Medical Examiner Center

Commercial driver medical examiners (CDMEs) ensure that commercial vehicle operators are qualified to drive. ACOEM provides CDME training and publishes a newsletter for providers.

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Public Safety Medicine Center

Public Safety Medicine Center

OEM professionals protect workers who protect the public, including firefighters, law enforcement officers, correctional officers, and crossing guards. ACOEM publishes guidance for those who provide medical treatment to law enforcement officers (LEOs). 

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Medical Review Officer Center

Medical Review Officer Center

Medical review officers (MROs) review results from drug-testing programs and evaluate medical explanations for certain results. ACOEM is the educational provider of choice for MROs. ACOEM also publishes a newsletter for MROs.

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Marijuana Users More Likely to Be Fired or Laid Off

Marijuana users more likely to be fired or laid off.

Bullying at Work Affects Mental Health — Even in Bystanders

Division-level impact shows 'contextual effect' of workplace bullying.

Studying Total Worker Health: Research Methods and Measures

Experts seek to build the research base for TWH approach.