The 2016 NORA Symposium was held Wednesday, May 4 at Mayo Memorial Auditorium, University of Minnesota School of Public Health. The theme was "Critical Challenges Facing Occupational Health and Safety - Today and Tomorrow". The featured speaker was Dr. John Howard, Director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
The event featured a presentation by Dr. Howard, followed by a Q&A discussion, research poster session, and reception.
The NORA Symposium was co-sponsored by the Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety Education and Research Center (MCOHS) and the Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center (UMASH).
About the Center
Since 1977, the Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety (MCOHS) has actively served the Midwest by offering graduate training programs and continuing education courses in the field of occupational health and safety. This Education and Research Center (ERC) is sponsored, in part, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
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Make a gift to the Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety Fund to provide supplementary support for programmatic needs, including student education and research activities.
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