The Environmental Health and Lead Clinic is a teaching clinic for medical students from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, pediatric residents from Cincinnati Children’s and occupational / environmental medicine residents from the University of Cincinnati.
The purpose of the rotation is:
- To teach students and residents how to obtain a pediatric environmental health history
- To learn how to assess the source of the child’s exposure
- To learn about the management of illnesses because of common environmental exposures
Rotations typically last one to eight weeks, depending on the trainee.