Superfund Research Program
Midwest Emerging Technologies Public Health and Safety Training Program
Project Leader: Peter Raynor
Grant Number: R25ES023595
Funding Period: 2013-2021
Peter Raynor, Ph.D., and his team are developing two online courses: Chemical Hazard Recognition and Chemical Hazard Detection Technologies. The team is also completing content for its existing online academic and continuing education courses on nanotechnology health and safety, which include hands-on activities. As of May 12, 2017, 238 learners from 30 different U.S. states and 14 countries, took one of the continuing education courses with 131 certificates issued. Videos have been uploaded to the METPHAST Program YouTube channel. As of May 31, 2017, there were 31,283 individual viewings of METPHAST Program videos on the YouTube channel - 20,668 in the past year - from people in all 50 U.S. states and 176 different countries. The channel had 337 subscribers.