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Eliminating Health and Safety Disparities at Work

Workshop Details

The Eliminating Health and Safety Disparities at Work conference with NIOSH, OSHA, and EPA was held on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 8:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and Thursday, September 15, 2011 from 8:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please visit the Eliminating Health and Safety Disparities at Work conference website for additional information.

Purpose of the Workshop

To bring together representatives from multiple disciplines and perspectives to understand the social, cultural, and economic factors that create and perpetuate occupational health and safety disparities by:

  • Examining the major research accomplishments and gaps related to the identification of social, cultural, and economic factors that create occupational health disparities, and
  • Identifying and sharing promising practices for eliminating disparities through innovative intervention programs.



Awardee Meeting:

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Time Topic
1:30-1:40 p.m. Welcome
Joseph "Chip" Hughes, NIEHS
1:40-2:45 p.m. NIEHS Update (3MB)
Joseph "Chip" Hughes, Sharon D. Beard, Ted Outwater, Kathy Ahlmark, James Remington, Pam Clark, Donald Ellis, NIEHS
2:45-3:00 p.m. NIEHS National Clearinghouse Update
Deborah Weinstock, NIEHS Clearinghouse
3:00-4:15 p.m. 2012 Trainer's Exchange Brainstorming Session
4:30-5:30 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
5:30 p.m. Adjourn
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