Investigating Opioid and Alcohol Risk and Misuse Among Agricultural Workers

On January 23rd from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. we invite you to join us for the January 2020 SCCAHS webinar as Dr. Christine Chasek investigating opioid and alcohol risk and misuse among agricultural workers.

Dr. Christine Chasek
Associate Professor
Department of Counseling and Psychology
University of Nebraska Kearney

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Upcoming webinars

  • A Novel Approach (Sweat Patches) to Monitoring Pesticide Exposure in Farm Workers

    February 20th, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Gregg Stanwood, PhD. – Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences & Neuroscience at Florida State University
  • Death on the Farm: Characteristics and Contextual Factors in Farmer and Agricultural Worker Suicide in Georgia from 2008-2015

    March 5, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Anna Scheyett, PhD. – Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Georgia
  • Uncovering Patterns of Mental, Physical, and Occupational Health Issues Among Migrant Farmworkers with Different Socio-cultural Networks

    April 23, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Gulcan Onel, PhD. – Associate Professor University of Florida's Department of Food and Resource Economics
  • Stressors, Resilience Factors and Applicability of New Interventions for Substance Misuse

    May 14, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Robert Leeman, PhD. – Associate Professor in the College of Health and Human Performances at the University of Florida

Archived webinars

Vasubandhu Misra Heat-related Illness in a Changing Climate and Demography of Florida Watch the recording

Kim Dunleavy Chronic low back pain in seafood workers: a pilot intervention study to identify modifiable work and movement solutions Watch the recording

Tracy Irani and Juan Luque Heat-related Illness (HRI) in Agriculture: A two-part webinar providing research findings on a mobile app to monitor HRI and a compilation of educational research-based resources to help prevent HRI Watch the recording

Lisa Lundy Delivering agricultural health and safety research to stakeholders: Best practices and theoretical foundations Watch the recording

Eric Coris Heat-related Illness Prevention: Research and lessons learned from athletics Watch the recording

Heidi Radunovich Understanding the scope of the opioid epidemic for agricultural industries Watch the recording

Angie Lindsey Preparing for the 2019 hurricane season: Applying lessons from hurricanes Irma and Michael Watch the recording

Paul Monaghan Using Social Marketing to Prevent Heat-related Illness and Improve Productivity Among Farmworkers Watch the recording

Lynn Grattan Acute Psychological and Health Impacts of Hurricane Irma in UF/IFAS Extension Workers Watch the recording

Linda McCauley Heat Stress and Biomarkers of Renal Disease Watch the recording

Joe Grzywacz Pesticide & Heat Stress Education for Latino Farmworkers that is Culturally Appropriate Watch the recording

Jose Perez The Need for a Safety Focus in Agriculture Watch the recording

Andrew Kane Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance of Gulf Seafood Workers Watch the recording

Martie Gillen Assessing Agricultural Liability Watch the recording