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Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during COVID-19 Pandemic

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July 7 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
07/07/20 12:00 PM 07/07/20 1:00 PM America/New_York Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during COVID-19 Pandemic United States

On Tuesday, July 7, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), will host a webinar on the topic of Decontaminating Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic. This webinar is the third in the respirator webinar series.

During this webinar:

* The FDA will speak in detail about decontamination systems for respirators, including:
+ specific methods of decontamination,
+ evidence of potential effectiveness, and
+ best practices and common challenges in Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) request submissions.

* The FDA will answer the top questions we’re hearing related to decontaminating respirators.

* Representatives from the FDA, the CDC, and OSHA will respond to questions from webinar attendees about the safe use of respirators by healthcare personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We encourage all interested stakeholders to join. Registration is not necessary.

Event Cost: 
Free