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Lead Issues in Milwaukee Resources

These resources are from the 2019 LWVMC roundtable series on Lead Issues in Milwaukee

 

Roundtable #1 – Testing Children for Lead Poisoning (May 18, 2019, Summit Place, West Allis)

Final Report on Roundtable #1

 

Roundtable #2 – Testing for Sources of Lead Poisoning and Preventing Lead Poisoning (Date and time to be determined, Summit Place, West Allis)

1. General Resources

Wisconsin Department of Health Services Reports on Childhood Lead Poisoning:

 

WDHS, 2014 Report on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Wisconsin

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p01202-14.pdf

 

WDHS, 2016 Report on Childhood Lead Poisoning in Wisconsin

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p01202-16.pdf

2. Resources Related to Roundtable #1 - Testing Children for Lead Poisoning

Handouts provided by the Milwaukee Health Department:

 

Lead Testing Recommendations, Effective Date February 1, 2019 (pdf)

Childhood Lead Poisoning Dashboard (data on the testing of children):

https://city.milwaukee.gov/health/Lead-Poisoning-Prevention-Data/Childhood-Lead-Poisoning-Dashboard.htm

Handouts provided by the League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County:

Wisconsin Department of Health Services Blood Lead Screening Recommendations (distinguishes MKE and Racine from rest of the state):

https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/lead/links/wibloodleadscreeningrecommendations.pdf

 

Lead Screening During Pregnancy and Lactation (linked from MHD):

https://www.acog.org/-/media/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/co533.pdf?dmc=1&ts=20190517T2118444117

 

3. Additional Resources Related to Roundtable #1

Childhood Lead Testing Recommendations - City of Milwaukee:

https://city.milwaukee.gov/health/lead-Poisoning-Prevention-Test#.XN8bwaROnOo

 

Childhood Lead Poisoning Guidelines for Clinicians - City of Milwaukee:

https://city.milwaukee.gov/health/Medical-Guidelines-Lead-Poisoning#.XN8i1aROmyc

 

Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Pregnant and Lactating Women - Linked from MHD:

https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/publications/leadandpregnancy2010.pdf

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