Line One: Epidemiology of Drowning in Alaska

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Dr. Woodard and his guests discuss epidemiology and how its being used to better understand and prevent drowning in Alaska. In an effort to decrease the substantial number of drowning deaths, Executive Director of the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA), Jerry Dzugan and local epidemiologist, Dr. Jennifer Lincoln share recent drowning-epidemiologic data. Learn about how they are using the data to recognize a problem, make suggestions on how to improve the problem, and data showing improvement in outcomes.

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HOST: Dr. Thad Woodard

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LIVE BROADCAST: Mon, July 21, 2008 at 2:00 p.m.

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