20-02-15 I. Is Your Make-Up Making You Sick? and Other Important Environmental Questions for You and Your Patients

23rd Annual Premier Women's Healthcare Virtual Conference

1.25 CE (NCC 1)

Individuals who did not register for the Conference can now purchase individual session recordings. Anyone who was registered for the Main Conference (October 16-17, 2020) will have access to all recordings, free of any additional charge, through November 15, 2021.


Alexa Colgrove Curtis PhD, MPH, FNP

Assistant Dean for Graduate Nursing

University of San Francisco

San Francisco, California 

Intended Audience:

Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners (WHNPs), WHNP students, Certified Nurse Midwives (CNMs) and other nurse practitioners and advanced practice clinicians who care for women.

 Activity Number:  20-02-15

 CE Approval Period:  Now through November 15, 2021

 Approved CE Credit Hours:  1.25 CE contact hour credits, zero pharmacology.

 Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been evaluated and approved by the Continuing Education Approval Program of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health for 1.25 CE contact hours, zero hours of pharmacology content. 

 Program Description:

This presentation will review the risk of potentially toxic environmental exposures in the home, workplace and community. Assessment tools and evidence-based strategies for anticipatory guidance to mitigate health risks appropriate for practice in women’s healthcare will be presented. The essential role of the nurse practitioner as an advocate for healthy environments will be explored.

 Educational Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify common environmental exposures in the everyday lives of your patients
  • Utilize an environmental exposure assessment tool in patient care evaluations.
  • Apply evidence-based practices to mitigate the risk of potentially toxic environmental exposures among your patients.

 Faculty Disclosures:

Alexa Colgrove Curtis PhD, MPH, FNP has no reported disclosures

 Successful Completion:

Successful completion of this activity requires the participant to:

  1. Read the educational objectives, disclosures and disclaimers.
  2. Watch the session recording
  3. Complete the session evaluation
  4. Print your CE certificate (the certificate will be stored on the NPWH E-Learning site under My Transcripts).
  5. These steps must be completed prior to the course expiration date
  6. Some courses required a post-test.  If a post test is required participants must earn a score of 70%.   

Therapeutic Disclosures:

Faculty members determine the content of the CE activity.  The content does not necessarily represent the views of NPWH.  Clinicians are responsible for evaluating information presented in relation to generally accepted standards of care and individual patient characteristics.

 Commercial Support: 

This activity has no commercial support

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20-02-15 I.  Is Your Make-Up Making You Sick?  and Other Important Environmental Questions for You and Your Patients