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Congratulations to our new 2014-15 Pilot Project Research Training (PPRT) Award Recipients!


Occupational Health Nursing Director, Dr. Marjorie McCullagh, has been selected as one of 168 nurse leaders who will be inducted as fellows into the American Academy of Nursing (AAN). The Academy advances the nursing profession through the dissemination of knowledge. It consists of over 2,200 members, known as fellows, who have been recognized as nursing’s […]


Dr. Marjorie McCullagh, OHN Director, describes occupational health nursing in Thailand based on a recent visit.

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Sherry Bumpus, PhD, FNP-BC, an assistant professor of Nursing at Eastern Michigan University, discusses musculoskeletal injuries to the Updates in Occupational Health Nursing course attendees. This 2-day lecture-based course provides an overview of topics such as: Ergonomics, Chest Pain, Brain Injuries, Penetration Injuries, Respiratory Issues, and Mental Wellness.

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Pilot Project Research Training – Study subjects work to disentangle a simulated multi-vehicle accident as part of their training at the Illinois Fire Safety Institute. Participants were wearing noise dosimeters and heart rate monitors throughout the exercise.