Dede supports the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy WorkForce Center's research, engagement and education programs. She is a certified industrial hygienist. She's also a published author. Learn more: https://www.ohsu.edu/people/dede-montgomery.
Helen Schuckers is the Dissemination Specialist for the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and Oregon Healthy Workforce Center. Her role is to translate research into practice where she is the link between scientists and potential adopters of occupational safety, health and well-being toolkits and tools. She actively engages in community outreach with human resources and wellness professionals around Oregon to expand efforts in disseminating Total Worker Health toolkits developed by the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center. She received a MPH from the University of Texas School of Public Health and a BS in Radio, TV and Film from The University of Texas at Austin, College of Communications.
W. Kent Anger, PhD, is a Professor and Associate Director for Applied Research at OHSU's Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences. Kent is also the Director of the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center, a NIOSH-funded Center of Excellence in Total Worker Health (TWH).
Nichole Guilfoy joined the Outreach program in 2018 at the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center with strengths in workforce safety, health and well-being. Nichole leads the development and implementation of the Institute’s consultative service model to organizational and community partners, evaluating workplace needs and adapting interventions to satisfy these needs in Oregon workplaces.
An experienced Total Worker Healthâ practitioner and consultant, Nichole brings expertise in human resources and well-being, risk management and safety, organizational development, leadership and communication, and training and development. Nichole has a Bachelor of Science degree from Portland State University where she focused her studies on public health, qualitative research, policy development, and Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
Nikolas joined the Olson Lab in April 2019 as the project manager for the Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation, (OR-FACE) program. Nikolas is excited to be involved in state and regional work that aims to save lives, and increase quality of life.