Managing Environmental Risks in Pregnancy is an online course for obstetric professionals. This course identifies various risks to pregnant women ranging from pollutants in the community to pollutants in the home.
The course introduces the information sequentially but also provides for quick access to specific content. It provides in depth information on household cleaners, cosmetics, foods and cultural products that medical professionals may or may not be aware of. It also goes into to environmental epidemiology and touches upon hazardous workplaces and contaminated communities
Strategies are provided on how healthcare professionals should approach a patient and create a dialogue regarding environmental risks. After the course is completed, links to further information is provided.