OHWC gets renewed for 5 more years!

The Oregon Healthy Workforce Center (OHWC) is celebrating! Led by Co-Directors Leslie Hammer, PhD and Ryan Olson, PhD, and founded in 2011 by Kent Anger, PhD,  our center has been successfully...

Professors Doris Kretzschmar and Matthew Butler receive promotions

We congratulate Institute Faculty members,  Doris Kretzschmar, Ph.D.,  and Matthew Butler, Ph.D., upon their recent promotions. Dr. Kretzschmar was promoted to Full Professor and Dr. Butler was...

Professor Steven Shea receives Outstanding Investigator Award

We are very pleased to announce that our Institute’s Director, Professor Steven A Shea, PhD, has just received a 7-year $6.5 million “Outstanding Investigator Award” from the National Heart,...

Summer interns return!

We are pleased to welcome the 2021 Occupational Health Sciences' summer interns. It was a difficult decision in 2020, for the first time since beginning this important program, to temporarily pause...

2020 Ellen Galinsky Generative Researchers Award from the Work and Family Researchers

Award recognizes our work-family research team

Written by Helen Schuckers, MPH and Lindsey Alley, MS Research collaborators, Leslie Hammer, Ph.D. and Ellen Ernst Kossek Ph.D., M.B.A. received the 2020 Ellen Galinsky Generative Researchers...

Total Worker Health® Graduate Travel Award

Calling graduate students in occupational health! Oregon Healthy Workforce Center announces the Total Worker Health® Graduate Travel Award. Up to 4 awards for $1000 each will be awarded. The purpose...

Dr. Emily Huang recognized as prolific author on safety climate

Dr. Emily (Yueng-hsiang) Huang, a faculty member at the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences at OHSU, will be recognized in an upcoming systematic network analysis of the first 4 decades...

In appreciation

As we round out 2019, we share our appreciation of our supporters, stakeholders and partners. It is only through these connections and partnerships that we are able to continue to complete the work...

Leslie Hammer awarded grant to create military leader training

Congratulations to Dr. Leslie Hammer for being awarded a Department of Defense grant addressing Behavioral Health and Resilience Training for Military Leaders. Dr. Hammer has expertise in...

Dr. Bowles selected for PRIDE Summer Institute

Dr. Nicole Bowles, PhD was selected to participate in the Program to Increase Diversity in Behavioral Medicine and Sleep Disorders Research (PRIDE) Summer Institute at NYU's Langone’s Center for...