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|Chemical Agents of Opportunity for Terrorism
ACMT is pleased to offer an educational one day program on various chemical agents of opportunity for terrorism. These include The Medical and Psychological Consequences of TICs (Toxic Industrial Chemicals) and TIMs (Toxic Industrial Materials).
|Upon request. Please email if interested.||Proposal & Objectives | Test | Answers|
|Clandestine Methamphetamine Laboratories
In an effort to address the important public health issue of clandestine methamphetamine laboratories (“clan meth labs”), the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) and the American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT), with the support of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), joined together to develop this publication to provide health educators and other health care professionals with the information, resources, and guidelines available for addressing clan meth labs at the community level.
|Upon request. Please email if interested.||Educational Toolkit | Guide for Clinicians|
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|Oil & Water: Toxicology in Emergency Response
The release of toxic substances into the environment has occurred again and again throughout history. Public health and emergency management agencies have been developing ways to respond to those events. This conference will look at environmental disasters including the recent DeepWater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill to discuss the emergency response to toxicologic disasters. Webinar access is also available for no fee.
|March 17, 2011||Brochure|
|Update: Use of Antidotes in the Emergency Department
This educational program is designed to offer state of the art insight on current issues concerning a wide variety of antidotes used in the emergency department.
|Spring Conference 2011
Teens, Tots & Toxicology
Current Drug & Environmental Threats to Children's Health
Day 1: Adverse Drug Effects
Day 2: Drug Abuse
Day 3: Environmental Toxins
|March 18-20, 2011||Brochure|
|ACMT Seminars in Forensic Toxicology - Stimulants
The goal of this seminar is to provide an intensive course on the forensic aspects of stimulants. Leaders in the field cover issues pertaining to biochemistry, toxicokinetics, clinical effects, and laboratory determinations and interpretation of many of the agents within this important class of drugs. Issues related to the neurobiology of impairment will be presented. Special emphasis will be given to a thorough understanding of the scientific and clinical basis for stimulant forensic cases.
|May 9-10, 2011||Brochure|
|Radiological & Chemical Agents of Opportunity for Terrorism
There has been growing concern that many of the most likely terrorist threats will involve “agents of opportunity” or materials that are readily available in most communities.
This 2‐day course is designed to familiarize healthcare providers and others who might have a role in planning and preparations for an emergency response to toxic exposures with a variety of toxic syndromes. The course will review the medical and psychological consequences of exposures to a variety of materials.
|July 27 & 28, 2011||Brochure|
|Agents of Opportunity
ACMT - REAC/TS
The Emergency Medical Response to Toxic Industrial Chemicals, Toxic Industrial Materials and Toxic Radioactive Materials
This free two-day course is designed to familiarize participants with emergency medical response to toxic exposures. Participants will receive an introduction to a variety of toxic syndromes understandable by anyone involved in planning and preparations for such incidents. The course will also review the medical and psychological consequences of exposures to a variety of materials.
|December 6 & 7, 2011||Brochure | Information|
|Use & Misuse of Metal Chelation Therapy
ACMT, with support from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR/CDC) is pleased to offer an educational one day conference and live webinar on the use and misuse of metal chelation therapy. The program will discuss the current knowledge on use, mechanism approach and critical aspects of chelation therapy.
|February 29, 2012||Brochure|
|10th Annual Spring Conference
Toxicology & Medication Safety in the Healthcare Setting
|San Diego, CA - March 16-18, 2012||Brochure|
|ACMTs Prescription Opioid Misuse Academy
The Dark Side of Prescription Opioids
Evidence and experience-based perspectives on the prescription opioid misuse epidemic provided by expert clinicians from medical toxicology, emergency medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, and addiction medicine.
|San Diego, CA - March 15, 2012||Brochure|