Thursday and Friday, August 7 and 8, NIOSH and the Institute of Medicine (IOM) will host a public workshop on the use and effectiveness of powered air-purifying respirators (PAPRs) in healthcare. The workshop is being held in Washington, D.C., but participants have the option to attend online. Those interested in attending remotely should e-mail COPPE@nas.edu to receive WebEx connection information for the workshop.
The workshop agenda is available on IOM’s website.
For more information or to register, visit the Web page for the meeting.