Video and report from the Community Stakeholder Advisory Board meeting

The Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety hosted its inaugural Community Stakeholder Advisory Board meeting last month in Gainesville, Florida. This meeting joined researchers, administration, and industry representatives together to learn more about the...
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Resources on pesticide safety

The Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (SCCAHS) conducts research on important topics related to health and safety in the agriculture, fisheries, and forestry (AFF) sector. The center also conducts safety training and serves as a repository for related...
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Upcoming event: Chronic kidney diseases in agricultural communities

There has been a significant increase in the global burden of chronic kidney diseases of uncertain or non-traditional etiologies, primarily in agricultural communities. This condition has variously been referred to as chronic kidney disease of unknown (CKDu) or non-traditional...
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Center hosts inaugural Community Stakeholder Advisory Board meeting

Researchers and key personnel for the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety met with the center’s Community Stakeholder Advisory Board and the Scientific Advisory Committee on March 15 in Gainesville, Florida. Attendees were welcomed by Glenn Morris...
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Year 2 Quarter 1 report now available

Many accomplishments were made by the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety during the first quarter of year two. The report provides updates from the various research teams, as well as the outreach core, evaluation core, and the emerging issues program....
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Linda McCauley to speak about farmworker safety at the University of Florida

A leading researcher in farmworker safety will keynote a seminar hosted by the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety at the University of Florida. The seminar will be held on March 16. Linda McCauley, dean and professor at the Emory University Nell...
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Webinar on Agricultural Risk Management Now Available

The Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety’s webinar titled “An Overview of Risk Management and General Liability Insurance,” led by Dr. Martie Gillen, is now available. The webinar serves as a resource for navigating the complex world of...
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‘No One Can Take Your Place’ is Theme of Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week, March 4-10

The Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (SCCAHS) has teamed up with the American Farm Bureau and the U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers to raise awareness of agricultural health and safety by promoting Agricultural Safety Awareness Week March...
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Download the 2016-2017 annual report

The Southeastern Center for Agricultural Health and Safety releases its 2016-2017 annual report, outlining the goals of the center, research projects, program outreach, and program evaluation. In the first year of the center, three research projects were launched and two programs...
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