Global Handwashing Day

Event Date

Online only - Webinar

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Presented by Partnership for Food Safety Education

"First We Wash Our Hands" Live Event


Global Handwashing Day is October 15! This event will promote handwashing before preparing recipes or eating meals.

Guest speakers will include Dr. Mindy Brashears with USDA; Dr. David Berendes with CDC; and Glenda Hyde with Oregon State University Extension. Students from Bruce-Monroe Elementary, a Spanish immersion school in Washington, D.C., will be joining the event to show off their handwashing skills!

This live, interactive webinar will demonstrate:

• Why proper handwashing before preparing recipes for the communities you serve is really important
• How handwashing reduces illness and creates better lives for the families you serve
• How hand hygiene is key to family health

CEUs will be available from ANFP, CDR and NEHA.


Oct 15, 2019 11:00 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)