CROM Grand Rounds- October 25, 2016 – “ODORS AND OLFACTORY DETECTION AND PERCEPTION” – Michael Gochfeld, MD, PhD & Nancy Fiedler, PhD

Posted at 10:06 am October 20, 2016, in Seminars

Speakers:  Michael Gochfeld, MD, PhD & Nancy Fiedler, PhD


Topic:“Odors and olfactory detection and perception”

Date and Time: October 25, 2016, 1:30 PM

Location: Conference Rooms A&B, EOHSI, Piscataway, NJ


1.Explain how environmental exposure may affect olfaction

2.Describe the use of the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification Test (UPSIT)


Target Audience:: Environmental and/or occupational medicine practitioners, community health workers, industrial hygienists, researchers, students of air pollution health effects and to others in the field of environmental and occupational safety and health. Occupational Physicians, Nurses, Industrial Hygienists, fellows, residents, medical students and environmental exposure scientists.

Accreditation & Designation

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Declarations

Drs. Gochfeld and Fiedler have no relevant financial relationships and Drs. Gochfeld and Fiedler do not intend to discuss unapproved/investigational uses of commercial products during their presentation.

“Planning committee members, Dr. Mitchel Rosen and Dr. Michael Gochfeld have no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Michael Pratt’s immediate family works for Novartis.”