Glyphosate and Human Health Seminar

Date: 

Thursday April 4, 2019

Location:

Royal Executive Hotel Edmonton 10010 178 Street

Relevance:                

Glyphosate is an important tool for reforestation of harvest sites where a temporary reduction of competition is needed to re-establish forest cover. Controversy with respect to human health and glyphosate use are clouding the benefits of this silvicultural tool. Dr. Len Ritter, Executive Director Emeritus of the Canadian Centre for Toxicology and member of the recent World Health Organization Joint Meeting on glyphosate will speak on glyphosate and human health. To provide context Dr. Ritter will also discuss the toxicological evaluation standards and protocols for pesticides in Canada.

Audience:
Anyone interested in forest management and the recent controversy around glyphosate toxicity to humans.

Time:

8:30 am to 11:30 am

Cost:

The price for this course is $52.50 (GST Included) non-refundable. It is sponsored by the Forest Resource Improvement Association of Alberta.

Registration:

Registration is limited.

Registration will close March 29, 2019.

Click on this link or copy/paste it into your browser to register online:

https://www.cognitoforms.com/WOLF4/WOLFGlyphosateHumanHealthSeminarRegistration

For technical issues with registration online contact mark@coolenforestry.com

CAPF Continuing Competence Credit:

Not more than 2.25 hours Level II

CAPFT Continuing Competence Credit:

Not more than 2.25 hours Structured Learning (Category 1, area 2)

 Financial support:

FRIAA                                                                                    http://www.friaa.ab.ca/

Event Planning and Course Development:

WOLF                                                                                     https://www.w-o-l-f.ca/

Presentation:

Dr. Len Ritter, Executive Director Emeritus of the Canadian Centre for Toxicology, University of Guelph