Web Learning about Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

The following webcasts from 2008 are available to learn more about childhood lead poisoning in Wisconsin.

Lead 101 - What New Staff Need to Know (Recorded by the Northern Regional Office, Division of Public Health)

Improving Blood Lead Testing Using Medicaid Provider Report Cards

(2008 Webcast, help)  Jeff Havlena of the Wisconsin Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program discusses in this webcast report cards that were created to inform Medicaid providers about their individual performance in testing children who are at high risk and required to be tested. Data indicates that this has resulted in improvement in blood lead testing of children and identification of children who are lead poisoned.

Lead in Venison

(2008 Webcast, help) Rob Thiboldeaux, Toxicologist, Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health, presents in this webcast on the current issue of lead fragments found in venison and collaboration to study its effects on venison consumers. Food pantry and consumption advisory information for Wisconsin are addressed.

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Last Revised: April 21, 2015