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  • 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

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MCOHS PILOT PROJECTS - CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Grants ranging from $5,000 to a maximum of $20,000 are available to occupational health and safety (OHS) researchers in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Areas of OHS include industrial hygiene, occupational and environmental health nursing, occupational and environmental epidemiology, occupational and environmental medicine, injury epidemiology and safety, ergonomics, toxicology, health physics, and occupational health psychology.

The RFP is applicable only to educational institutions and targets a) new investigators that have traditionally not conducted OHS research; b) investigators pursuing new directions of research; and c) doctoral research trainees. READ THE RFP



CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR ORAL AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS
National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS 2015)


NORS 2015August 21, 2014
- The National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS 2015) will be held May 19-21, 2015 in Kingwood, West Virginia.

Call for Abstracts
Researchers, safety and health professionals, and others who are interested in understanding and preventing workplace injuries are encouraged to submit.

Abstracts must be 350 words or less and describe original research related to occupational injury. Research in all industry sectors is eligible: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing; Construction; Healthcare & Social Assistance; Manufacturing; Mining; Public Safety; Oil & Gas Extraction; Services; Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities; and Wholesale & Retail Trade.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2014

Learn more about abstract submission and symposium registration.


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 Reserch Center (ERC) is sponsored, in part, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

For detailed information on our academic offerings: View Academic Programs

For more information on continuing education courses and online training modules: View Continuing Education

 




 

  • Upcoming Events

    Occupational Hearing Conservation Refresher
    April 15, 2015
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

    NIOSH-Approved Spirometry Refresher Training
    April 16, 2014
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

    Occupational Hearing Conservation Training
    April 20-22, 2015
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

    NIOSH-Approved Spirometry Training
    April 23-24, 2014
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

 

 

 

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