Join us at our Spring Symposium 2022

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We are excited about our upcoming educational opportunities, including our next symposium. We hope you can join us!

On Friday, June 3, 2022 we will host our Spring Symposium via WebEx. This full-day virtual event is titled From the Great Resignation to the Great Reconfiguration: Connecting research and practice. This symposium is designed for occupational safety and health, human resource and other workplace professionals, workplace advocates, students and occupational health researchers. Presenters include:

  • Keynote – The Great Resignation: Challenges, opportunities, and implications for employees and organizations

    Berin Erdogan, Ph.D., Professor of Management, Portland State University

  • Solutions for Recruiting, Supporting and Retaining

    Julia Getchell, Ph.D., Director of Human Resource Services, Washington State University Vancouver

  • A Labor-Management Organization’s Approach to Total Worker Health®
    Emily Smith, Health Promotion Manager, Laborers’ Health and Safety Fund of North America

  • Labor Bargaining

    Maureen Weber, Labor Relations Negotiator

  • Job Flexibility and Other Traits of Healthy Workplaces

    Cristina Banks, Ph.D., Director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Healthy Workplaces at the University of California, Berkeley

  • Lessons from the Field –  Case Studies and Takeaways From Practice

    • All Industries – Liz Hill, MPH, CIH, CSP, Total Worker Health Advisor, SAIF, Salem, OR

    • Construction – Joaquin Diaz, MM, CIH, CSP, CHST, OHST, EH&S Director, Skanska USA Building, Inc., Hillsboro, OR

    • All Industries – Employee Assistant Programs – Anna Meiners, MA, Vice President, VP of Customer Service, Canopy, Portland, OR

    • TBA

Certificates of completion are available upon request to satisfy continuing education. We will be offering Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for this event. This program is valid for 5.25 PDCs. Registration is set at $20 for the full day. Additionally, if a number of members of your organization would like to watch together, consider setting up satellite viewing in a shared conference room.

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