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Riot Control Agents: What Healthcare Facilities Need to Know
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 Export to Your Calendar 10/27/2020
When: Tuesday, October 27
11am Central Time
United States
Presenter: Three Medical Toxicologists and ACMT Members from the USA, Lebanon and Thailand
Contact: Kristine Sanger

Online registration is available until: 10/27/2020
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The COVID-19 Pandemic has created numerous challenges to Healthcare Providers including managing injuries from

recent protests. These events have raised concerns regarding risks of viral transmission during crowd gatherings, however, injuries from trauma and tear gas have also been reported.


After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

·       Describe chemicals used in tear gas and crowd-control agents

·       Discuss the injuries that can result from tear gas and the emergency management of exposed victims


Presented by: 

Ziad Kazzi, MD, FAAEM, FACEP, FACMT, FAACT, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine Emory University; Board Member, ACMT; President, MENATOX; Assistant Medical Director, The Georgia Poison Center

Dr. Tharwat El Zahran, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology, Co-director, Toxicology Services, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Rittirak Othong, FACMT, Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine Vajira Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

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