When

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:30 AM EST
-to-
Friday, November 8, 2019 at 5:00 PM EST

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Where

Alfond Center for Health 
35 Medical Center Parkway
Augusta, ME 04330
 
 
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Co-Directors

Kenji Saito, MD, JD -  MGMC Chair, Medical Specialties; Medical Director, Workplace Health; Regulatory Liaison, MaineGeneral Health; Adjunct Faculty, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Adjunct Professor, Dartmouth College; Clinical Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine; University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr.Saito is board certified in preventive medicine with specialty training in occupational and environmental medicine. He is a certified Medical Review Officer for drug testing, a certified FMCSA Medical Examiner, and a certified FAA Medical Examiner

Shilpa Gowda, MD, MPH –  Dr. Gowda is staff physician at Workplace Health and is board certified in occupational and environmental medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Gowda is a certified Medical Review Officer for drug testing and is a certified FMCSA Medical Examiner.

Raymond Hicks, MD, MPH, MSc – Dr. Hicks is staff physician at Workplace Health board certified in occupational and environmental medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine.  Dr. Hicks is a certified Medical Review Officer for drug testing and a certified FMCSA Medical Examiner.

Faculty:

Daniel C. Doornbos, MD, FCCP -  Dr. Doornbos is currently the MaineGeneral Medical Center Medical Director of Respiratory Care; President of Medical Staff; and Ex Officio member, MGMC Board of Directors. Dr.Doornbos holds the following board certifications: American Board of Medical Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine.

Kevin Ward, RN, MSN, APRN, COHS -SCM, COHC - Director, MaineGeneral Health Employee Health Services. Kevin is an Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner and a certified FMCSA Medical Examiner.

Heather Houghton, RN - Workplace Health Director of Nursing. Heather is an occupational health nurse and is NIOSH certified in spirometry.

 

Richard Gurney, MA - Workplace Health Clinical Support Coordinator.  Richard serves as trainer for drug test collectors and breath alcohol technicians. He is NIOSH certified in spirometry and is our spirometry course coordinator.

 

Course Contact: 

Sharon Crowe 
MaineGeneral Medical Center's Workplace Health 
207-872-4455 
sharon.crowe@mainegeneral.org 

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