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------------------------------------------------------------------------- Enviro-Mich message from Mary Beth Doyle -------------------------------------------------------------------------
Dr. Guillette has done some very important, landmark research on the effects of pesticides on children. I'd encourage people to attend this seminar a week from Saturday. MB

LocalMotion
working closely with a representative from the
Michigan Department of Agriculture


presents


Safe Schools


How Integrated Pest Management
Will Reduce The Need For Pesticides


September 15, 2001
Trombly Elementary Auditorium
820 Beaconsfield
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230


Donation of $10 per person greatly appreciated



12:15 DOORS OPEN


12:30-1:30 PESTICIDES: ARE THE WARNING SIGNS A REALITY?
Research Results From Landmark Studies
Dr. Elizabeth Guillette, Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the
Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane and Xavier
Universities; Visiting Professor, Interdepartmental Honors,
University of Florida


1:45-2:45 HOW TO CHOOSE THE COMPANY YOU KEEP
Eliminating Conducive Conditions For Pests
Mr. Dale Hodgson, Board Certified Entomologist; Pest
Management Specialist; The University of Michigan Plant

Building Services; Education Chairman for the Michigan

Pest Control Association


2:45-3:45 NO PESTICIDES, NO PROBLEM
Real Stories From Michigan Schools That Do Not Rely On
Pesticides
Mr. Tim Gruszczynski, Projects Crew Chief, Ann Arbor Public
Schools
Mr. Bernard Smith, Assistant Manager-Custodial Services,
Birmingham Public Schools
Mr. Gary Brezinski, Director of Building Services, West Ottawa
Public Schools


3:45-4:15 OF LICE AND LAW
Understanding IPM Regulations
Mr. Larry Swain, Community Program Manager, Pesticide & Plant
Pest
Management Division, Michigan Department of Agriculture



4:15-4:30 QUESTIONS AND CONCLUSIONS




If you have any questions feel free to call or e-mail me. Thank you.
Sincerely,


Melissa Cooper Vachon
Safe Schools Program Manager
LocalMotion
(734) 623-0773








Mary Beth Doyle, MPH
Environmental Health Project
Ecology Center
117 N. Division
Ann Arbor MI 48104

734-663-2400 ext 108
734-663-2414 (fax)


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