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MCOHS Newsletter


2016 NORA Symposium
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Mayo Memorial Auditorium
University of Minnesota School of Public Health
Directions and Parking

"Critical Challenges Facing Occupational Health and
Safety - Today and Tomorrow"

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The field of occupational health and safety is changing rapidly. Globalization, technology and demographics are affecting the world of work in many different ways. Dr. Howard will review the changing employment patterns that challenge existing models of worker protection, emerging technologies that provide new ways to monitor safety and health risks, and the rise of worker well-being as an occupational safety and health value.

John Howard
Featured Speaker:

John Howard, MD, MPH, JD, LLM
Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Administrator, World Trade Center Health Program, DHHS

 

 

 

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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.

For detailed information on our academic offerings: View Academic Programs

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



 

Make a Gift

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.

 

  • Upcoming Events

    Occupational Hearing Conservation Refresher Training
    April 7, 2016
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

    Occupational Hearing Conservation Training
    April 18-20, 2016
    University of Minnesota
    Register Online

    NORA Symposium
    May 4, 2016
    University of Minnesota

    Register Online

 

 

 

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