OHSU Summer Internships

2021 Summer Intern applications now open

We have opened our applications for the Occupational Health Sciences’ 2021 Summer Student Research Awards. Our Summer Student Research Awards are paid summer internships designed to introduce...

NIOSH celebrates 50th Anniversary

Happy 50th to NIOSH

This year is the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health's (NIOSH) 50th anniversary. Since April 28, 1971, NIOSH has funded research, education and resources in occupational safety and...

YourWorkpath.com Safety, health and well-being resource and programs for the workplace

10 years at OHWC and YourWorkpath updates

The Oregon Healthy Workforce Center (OHWC) is celebrating 10 years of Total Worker Health® research, education and outreach efforts to help improve safety, health and well-being in the workplace....

What's Work Got To Do With It? Podcast Meet the Scientist in safety, health and well-being at work

New podcast episodes featuring our scientists

In the final part of our Three Decades at the Institute Series, we have released two new podcast episodes where we feature our scientists: Part 3.1 Meet the Scientist: In this episode, we learn...

Adapting research and outreach during the COVID-19 pandemic

Adapting research and outreach during the COVID-19 pandemic

In late March 2020, many research groups across the globe were challenged with either adapting data collection to the digital world or temporarily suspending their endeavors. The Institute’s...

Season greetings inspired by appreciation and hope

All of us at the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center send our warmest wishes to you during this holiday season. We appreciate you, your feedback...

BA and sleep: OHSU scientist uses Orlando bubble to study effects of travel on basketball performance

Circadian rhythms and athletes’ performance

Last Friday, Institute sleep scientist, Dr. Andrew McHill, Ph.D., published a new study in Scientific Reports titled, Utilizing the National Basketball's COVID-19 restart "bubble " to uncover the...

2020 Fall Symposium: Worker Health: Work as a Social Determinant of Health

2020 Fall Symposium recordings now available

Thank you for attending our Fall 2020 Symposium on the topic, "Worker Health: Work as a Social Determinant of Health". The symposium recordings are now available on OccHealthSci's Symposia...

Worker tending to power lines

Safety climate podcast episode

Safety climate is a snapshot of an organization’s perceived “state of safety,” at a point in time. Across many industries, a positive safety climate is associated with fewer accidents, higher...