University of Minnesota
School of Public Health
http://www.umn.edu/sph
612-624-6868

  • Midwest Center
    for Occupational
    Health and Safety


    1260 Mayo (MMC 807)
    420 Delaware Street SE
    Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Main: 612-626-0900
    Fax: 612-626-4837

  • Call toll free:
    1-877-36- MCOHS
    (1-877-366-2647)

Continuing Education (CE)

Advisory Board

The Continuing Education (CE) advisory board includes representatives of labor, industry, government agencies, academic institutions, and professional associations.

CE Advisory Board Members:

David Abrams, CIH, CSP

Neil Carlson, CIH

Karen Wilson, MPH, RN, COHN-S, BSN

Barbara Gibson, MD, MPH

Linda Glazner, DrPH, RN, CCM, COHN-S, FNP, FAAOHN

Dan Hannan, CSP, CHMM

Scott Huberty

Phil Jacobs, MS, CSP, CPE

Larry Janssen, CIH
Katie Schofield Larson, MEHS, PhD

Ted K. Madison, MA, CCC-A

LaMoine Olson, RPFT, RCP

Terry Osterbauer, CIH

Margaret Spartz

Nicole Vars McCullough, PhD, CIH

James Viskocil, CIH

Katherine Waters, DVM, MPH, DACVPM

Matt Williams

 

David Abrams

David Abrams, CIH, CSP
President
ARS Environmental, Inc.
11501 Fetterly Road West

Minnetonka, Minnesota 55305

Phone: 952-513-0116
dsabrams@ars-environmental.com

 

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Neil Carlson, CIH
Public Health Specialist

Environmental Health and Safety

Boynton Health Services

410 Church Street SE

Minneapolis, MN 55414

Phone: 612-626-5714
carls001@umn.edu

 

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Karen Wilson, MPH, RN, COHN-S, BSN
Manager, Occupational Health, Workman's Comp Admin

Allina Health System

P.O. Box 43

Minneapolis, MN 55440-0043
karen.ferrara@allina.com

 

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Barbara Gibson, MD, MPH
Corporate Occupational Medicine

3M Company

Building 220-6W-08

St. Paul, MN 55144-9887

Phone: 651-733-2668
bgibson@mmm.com

 

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Linda Glazner, DrPH, RN, CCM, COHN-S, FNP, FAAOHN
CEO

Linda Glazner & Associates Consulting

903 Parcher Street

Wausau, WI 54403

Phone: 715-849-1776
lndglazner@aol.com

 

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Dan Hannan

Dan Hannan, CSP, CHMM
Senior Loss Control Consultant
Willis of Minnesota

Mr. Hannan has been a Safety, Health and Environmental professional for 21 years. He graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1990 with a B.S. degree in Biology. The first 10 years of his career were spent as an environmental regulator for the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. From 2000 until 2007 Mr. Hannan served as the Emergency Response and Health and Safety Manager at Bay West, Inc., St. Paul, MN. Mr. Hannan is presently employed by the AGC of Minnesota as Safety Director. Mr. Hannan is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and a Hazardous Materials Manager.

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Scott Huberty

Scott Huberty
Meadowbrook Insurance

7900 Xerxes Ave S

Suite 300

Bloomington, MN 55431

Phone: 952-886-6223
scott.huberty@meadowbrook.com

Scott Huberty is Loss Control Supervisor with Meadowbrook Insurance Group’s Minnesota Office. In Minnesota, Meadowbrook serves as a third party administrator for a number of workers compensation self-insurance groups (SIGs). Scott is responsible for development and implementation of loss control and risk management services for the members of their SIGs. On a daily basis he provides safety training and consultation services for the members of Meadowbrook’s self-insurance groups. He is also a frequent speaker for trade associations and professional groups. In addition to his work at Meadowbrook, Scott is involved with the Northwest Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE). He served as Chapter President during 2009 – 2010 and will return for another term as Chapter President for 2010 – 2011. Prior to joining Meadowbrook in 2003, Scott provided similar services as a Loss Control Consultant for an independent insurance agency and a major insurance carrier. He has worked in this profession since 1989.

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Phil Jacobs, MS, CSP, CPE
CEO

Jacobs Consulting, Ltd

1557 Goodrich Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55105

Phone: 651-699-7938
sbocajpilihp@yahoo.com

 

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Larry Janssen, CIH
CEO

Larry Janssen Consulting, LLC

12097 87th Street North

Stillwater, MN 55082

Phone: 651-430-0815
lljanssen@visi.com

 

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Katie Schofield Larson

Katie Schofield Larson, MEHS, PhD
Senior Loss Prevention Representative
SFM (State Fund Mutual) - The Work Comp Experts
Minneapolis, Minnesota

 

 

 

 

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Ted K. Madison, MA, CCC-A
Technical Service Specialist

3M Occupational Health & Environmental Safety Division

Phone: 651-575-5575

Fax: 651-736-7344
tkmadison@mmm.com

 

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LaMoine Olson, RPFT, RCP
St. Paul Lung Clinic

15880 University Ave

Andover, MN 55304

Phone: 651-269-8246
lamoineolson@comcast.net

 

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Terry Osterbauer, CIH
Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry

443 Lafayette Road North

St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone: 651-284-5415
terry.osterbauer@state.mn.us

Terry Osterbauer graduated from the Institute of Technology at the University of Minnesota in 1972 with a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. He has worked in the field of occupational safety and health since 1974 for various organizations including: the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the International Chemical Workers Union.

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Margaret Spartz
Physicians Neck and Back Clinic

817 Osceola Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55105
megspartz@yahoo.com

 

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Nicole Vars McCullough

Nicole Vars McCullough, PhD, CIH
Senior Product Development Engineer

3M Occupational Health and Environmental Safety Division

3M Corporate Headquarters

3M Center

St. Paul, MN 55144-1000
nvars-mccoullough@mmm.com

 

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James Viskocil, CIH
CEO

Air Quality Associates

2487 7th Avenue East

North St. Paul, MN 55109
jim@aqawebsite.com

 

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Katherine Waters

Katherine Waters, DVM, MPH, DACVPM
Assistant Professor, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety

Extension Educator

College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources

University of Minnesota

1354 Eckles Ave

St. Paul, MN 55108-6005

Phone: 612-625-1743
water144@umn.edu

Katherine Waters is the Extension Food Systems Program leader for the University of Minnesota College of Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resource Sciences. In this capacity she directs the Food Safety and Agricultural Health and Safety programs and serves as the veterinary and food science consultant for the Extension Disaster Education Network. Dr. Waters also works with the National Center for Food Protection and Defense, a multidisciplinary and multi-institutional research consortium, as a member of their risk communication team. Prior to joining Extension Katherine was an assistant professor of veterinary public health practice in the UMN College of Veterinary Medicine. She has a DVM degree from Colorado State University, an MPH from the University of Minnesota and specialty board certification in veterinary preventive medicine.

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Matt Williams

Matt Williams
Owner and Account Executive

Midwest Special Instruments Corp.

16204 Lakeside Avenue SE

Prior Lake, MN 55372

Phone: 612-548-4858

Fax: 888-795-9592
matt@midwestsi.com

Matt has been in the Special Instrument industry selling and servicing Audiometers, Spirometers, Breath Alcohol testers, Respirator FitTester, Sound level meters and Vision screeners for the past 25 years. The Occupational/ Industrial Health market has been a favorite of Matt’s. Developing longtime relationships with customers and manufacturers has been the most rewarding.

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