Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Holds Science Retreat

The Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences (formerly CROET) faculty held a Science Retreat on Wednesday, October 30, to discuss their mission and research themes, and to learn from the OHSU...

Events and Connections

Fall is always a busy time for CROET outreach staff as we connect with so many of you in events around Oregon. And what great conferences and educational events we have attended this...

The 2014 O[yes] Contest Opens!

You may recall seeing Safety: the Musical - last year's 1st place winning video produced by students from Salem Academy. The contest is designed to increase awareness about safety on the job for...

Shaking Down at Southern Oregon Safety Conference

What were you doing at 10:17 this morning?  The classes at this year's Southern Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Conference, held in Medford, participated in Shake Down Oregon. No doubt,...

Job Stress at NOHC

Dr. Joe Hurrell, Editor of the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, keynoted the final day of the Northwest Occupational Health Conference (NOHC) in Seaside, Oregon, on October 11 (pictured...

Staying Healthy at Work and at Home

Getting sick with the flu is a pretty good example of the relevance of  Total Worker Health™. In the end, it doesn't matter much if you pick it up at work - from a patient or co-worker - on...

NIOSH Centers meet … without NIOSH

The first annual meeting of the leaders of all the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) extramural Centers occurred in Denver on October 3-4, at the University of Colorado. ...

OR-FACE Releases New Resources

One death on the job is always too many. As we share new resources created by the Oregon Occupational Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (OR-FACE) Program, we are ever mindful of the...

WestON talks TWH

The 6th annual Western States Occupational Network (WestON) is being held in Golden, Colorado. Total Worker Health (TWH) was the topic of a session that featured three interesting presentations,...

NIOSH Holds National Expert Colloquium on TWH

NIOSH convened the 3rd National Expert Colloquium on Total Worker Health (TWH) Thursday (September 19) in Washington, DC. Shown in the picture (from the right) are NIOSH TWH program managers Casey...