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Past Seminars

"Prevention and Management of Hearing Loss"

Brooke Hammond AuD, CCC-A, FAAN.  Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, University of Utah.  Huntington Senior Center, Spring 2009; Magna Senior Center, Spring 2010

"Harmful Effects of Tobacco & Resources to Help Quit" and "Oxygen Use in the Home & While Traveling" Co-sponsor Workforce Education, College of Eastern Utah

Christine Weiss, Utah Department of Health, Tobacco Prevention & Control Program; Nancy Shelley, Praxair Health Care Services; Helper, Utah - September, 2009

“Why you should be concerned about substance abuse in and out of the mines. A drug free work environment begins on the weekend”  Co-sponsor Workforce Education, College of Eastern Utah

Craig PoVey, LCSW
Program Administrator, State of Utah, Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Helper, Utah Fall, 2008

"Mining Industry Section - School on Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies" Co-Sponsor: School on Alcoholism & Other Drug Dependencies, University of Utah

June 26 & 27, 2007; June 17 & 18, 2008; June 23 & 24, 2009.  University of Utah campus

"Mining Related Musculoskeletal Injuries & Disorders"

Joseph Webster, MD, Medical Director,  Miners Hospital, University of Utah.                                                        Price, Utah – October, 2007; Co-sponsor: College of Eastern UT, Division of Work Forces; Magna, Utah - March, 2008, Co-sponsor: Steel Workers Organization for Active Retirees

"Prevention, Identification & Management of Hearing Loss"

Stephanie McVicar, MS
Speech & Hearing Clinic, University of Utah
Price, Utah - Fall 2006  Co-sponsor: Mining Department, SEATC ; Magna, Utah - April, 2007 Co-sponsor: Steel Workers Organization for Active Retirees

"Respiratory Diseases Associated with the Mining Industry"

Mary Beth Scholand, MD & Jared Bigham, PA-C
Interstitial Lung Disease Clinic, University of Utah
Delta, Utah - Spring 2006  Co-sponsor: Utah Central Health Department

"Sleep Disorders and Health Problems Associated with Shiftwork"

Christopher R. Jones, MD, PhD
Director, Sleep-Wake Center, University Health Care
University of Utah
Price, Utah - Fall 2005; Magna, Utah - Spring 2006

"Exposure to Diesel Exhaust and Dust - What are the Health Effects"

Christina Vokt, MD & Phillip Bryant, D.O. in Price -- Fall, 2004
Susanne Thobe, MD & Phillip Bryant, D.O. in Magna -- Spring, 2005
Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational Health & Miners Hospital
University of Utah