UMASH and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) researcher, Carrie Klumb, presented Zoonotic Disease Surveillance Among Agricultural Workers and Their Families,
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Farms, Fairs, and Fun – Be sure to wash your hands
It’s fun to get out on a working farm to experience farm life; spend time outside and find out where your food comes from. But contact with animals is always a potential risk for getting sick
Implementing safety practices to reduce the risk of injury or illness to visitors is becoming increasingly important.
UMASH, in partnership with the Minnesota Department of Health, has developed a new handwashing video and other resources to help farmers and agritourism operators keep their visitors safe.
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UMASH at the 2016 Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Conference
UMASH Researchers at 2016 ISASH Conference
UMASH researchers presented and engaged with other ag safety professionals at the 2016 ISASH conference in Lexington KY June 26-29, 2016. Megan Roberts,
SPOTLIGHT: 2015 UMASH Annual Forum – Partnerships Create Greater Impact
Natalie Loots UMASH Evaluation Team Research Assistant, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Public Health “If
UMASH at Minnesota Farm Fest 2016
Summer Farm Shows are the place to be! UMASH was part of the Minnesota Farm Fest in Redwood Falls, MN, August 2-4, 2016. Many producers and business representatives
New Tractor Safety Program in Minnesota
The Minnesota legislature approved funding for a tractor safety program to help Minnesota farmers add rollover protection to older tractors. Under this
Zika Virus Resources
The Zika virus is a real threat to agricultural workers in some parts of the country. To help combat the spread and minimize the threat caused by this
Jeff Bender and Carolyn Sheridan Teach Public Health Institute Course
Jeff Bender, DVM, MS DACVPM, UMASH Co-Director and Carolyn Sheridan, RN, BSN, Clinical Director, AgriSafe Network, co-taught “Minimizing Transmission
UMASH at 2016 WPHA – WALHDAB Annual Conference
UMASH participated in the 2016 Wisconsin Public Health Association – Wisconsin Association of Local Health Departments and Boards (WPHA – WALHDAB)