September 20, 2001
The Texas Gulf Coast Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Coalition
to focus on lead poisoning facts
The Texas Gulf Coast Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Coalition will sponsor two free presentations about lead poisoning at 2 p.m. October 18 at the Shriners Hospital for Children-Houston, 6977 Main Street.
Judy Henry, co-director of the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program at the Texas Department of Health (TDH), will discuss “How Harmful is Lead?” Ella De Leon, TDH epidemiologist, will present “Year 2000 – How Many Texas Children Were Lead Poisoned?”
For more information or to register for the program, call 713-439-6369.