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					             Register today: SRNA Environmental Telehealth
    Nursing Without Harm: EcoAction from the Core of Healthcare

This year the SRNA and the Environmental Sustainability in Nursing
Professional Practice group are developing an educational workshop under our
2010 theme: Chemical Calamities: targeting the toxic chemicals that have
become a part of our practice and our personal lives.

This one-day telehealth workshop will focus on toxic chemicals that have
becomes a part of our environment such as chemicals present in plastics,
personal care products, and cleaning products. Presentations will address how
to identify toxic chemicals, as well as how to develop messages we can use to
motivate individuals to change their personal behavior and advocate for
chemical policy reform. This is your opportunity to learn about issues, share
experiences, and build networks for action.

When:       March 16th, 2010 from 10am to 4pm
Where:      Saskatoon City Hospital Auditorium
            Regina Wascana Rehab Auditorium
Cost:       $40.00 or $20.00 Student and Retired Rate. Lunch & membership
in PPG included

Or Join in from a remote site! Telehealth is offered throughout the province
organize your own event and tune in for free! Contact Jocelyn for details.

Mark your calendars and contact Jocelyn Orb, RN to register at
(306) 655-0676 or by email at
Jocelyn.Orb@saskatoonhealthregion.ca.
Open to practicing, non-practicing, and retired RNs as well as
nursing students across the province.



Please see below for Tentative Agenda.
    SRNA Environmental Telehealth
    Nursing Without Harm: Targeting
            Toxic Chemicals
         March 16th, 2010: 10am to 4pm
10:00- 10:15              Welcome
      Sarah Liberman, RN SRNA
10:15- 10:45              Toxics in Healthcare
     Jocelyn Orb, RN, SHR
10:45- 11:15              Uranium Exposure
     Dr. Mark Lemstra
11:15- 11:45              GHG and Acid Rain
Peter Prebble
11:45- 12:00
Mercury                                Jocelyn Orb, RN SHR
12:00- 12:45              Lunch
12:45- 13:00              Pesticides
                                 Dr. Sanela Begic, Cancer
                          Society
13:00- 14:00              Keynote: Organic Lawn Care
                          Paul Tukey, Safe Lawns
14:00- 14:30
Waste                                  Kelly Goyer, City of
Saskatoon
14:30- 15:00              Discussion/Networking Break
15:00-15:30               Personal Care Products
Marla Carlson, farmerDirect &


15:30- 16:00              Nurses as Activists
      Sarah Liberman, RN, SRNA