Upcoming Webinar: Facilitating Pandemic Preparedness in Agricultural Industry via COVID-19 Hazard Assessment and Mitigation Plan (CHAMP) e-tool

The CHAMP e-tool was developed to assist in assessing risk for spread of COVID-19 in their operations, to help identify and implement appropriate and meaningful exposure control strategies to protect workers and the public. On April 14 at 1 p.m. Eastern, Dr. Millerick-May will...
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Past Webinar: Fighting Coronavirus with Corona Discharge

Join the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety on March 31 at 1 p.m. Eastern for this webinar as Dr. Sarah (Ying) Zhong covers a new disinfection technology that can efficiently and rapidly sterilized N95 masks to help resolve the massive PPE shortage...
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Past Webinar: Impacts of COVID-19 on Florida Agriculture and Marine Industries

A major portion of Florida’s economy is based in agriculture, natural resources and food industries. The COVID-19 pandemic caused significant disruptions to the food system, resulting in sales revenue losses. Join us on February 17, 2021 at 1 p.m. Eastern as Dr. Christa Court...
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COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

On January 26, from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EST, the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety is hosting a virtual town hall event focusing on the COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. Glenn Morris, Center director and director of the University of Florida Emerging...
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Past Webinar: Development and Deployment of a Farmworker Housing Simulator for COVID-19 Risk Mitigation

Agriculture work sites present unique challenges for preventing and controlling the spread of COVID-19 to keep farmworkers safe during the pandemic. Shared worker housing, mostly for H-2A workers, can be especially concerning due to the increased duration of contact between those...
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Past Webinar- Adapting Agriculture in Florida during the COVID-19 Pandemic: COVID-19 testing for migrant workers in Florida and the Farm to You webpage (November 19 at 1 p.m. Eastern)

COVID-19 has altered the way many producers in Florida operate their businesses. Agricultural operations have had to implement new onsite protocols to keep farmers and farm workers safe, and there have been severe disruptions in the food supply chain. On November 19 at 1 p.m....
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Past Webinar: COVID-19 Training Toolkit for Extension in Agriculture (August 13, 1-2 p.m.)

This webinar will Introduce available resources to inform agricultural producers, crew leaders, and farmworkers about COVID-19 protection guidelines. Ricky Telg will present some of the available resources from the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety to...
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Past Webinar: Impacts of COVID-19 on Extension

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Evaluation Program team at the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (SCCAHS) initiated a collaborative group of the 11 NIOSH Ag Centers across the country.  This group developed and distributed an...
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Past Webinar: Preparing for the 2020 Hurricane Season in the Midst of a Pandemic (August 6, 2020)

While the 2020 hurricane season is predicted to be above average, communities across the southeastern U.S. will be preparing in the midst of a pandemic. On August 6, 2020 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern, the Southeastern Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety will host a...
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Upcoming Webinar: Uncovering Patterns of Mental, Physical, and Occupational Health Issues Among Migrant Farmworkers with Different Socio-cultural Networks (April 22, 2020)

Migrant farmworkers in the U.S. experience a variety of stressors that affect their mental and physical health. Through a pilot project with SCCAHS, Dr. Gulcan Onel researched relationships between social networks/connectedness, mental health status, and physical health status of...
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