PERC-med Partnership

Pesticide Educational Resources Collaborative-Medical (PERC-med)

Helping medical professionals prevent, recognize, and treat pesticide-related illness. The Pesticide Educational Resources Collaborative - Medical is a cooperative agreement (agreement #X-83935901) between the U.S. EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs and University of California Davis Extension, in collaboration with Oregon State University.

Visit PERC-med for additional resources or contact Diana Simmes, M.P.H. at

PERC-med postcard with contact information for program coordinator, Diana Simmes, MPH:

PERC-med Resources

Medical evaluation before using a respirator

Paraquat Poisoning

One Sip Can Kill: Helping Medical Professionals Recognize Paraquat Poisoning. Click to expand or view paraquat poisoning one-pager  (pdf format).

Parauat Poisoning: One Sip Can Kill