Occupational Health Speaker Series 2020

Fridays from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. with informal discussion until 2:30 p.m: Room 1690 SPH I

January 24, 2020

“Curating and Disseminating OSH Content Using Wikipedia”
Thais Morata, PhD, Senior Research, Center for Disease Control/National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (CDC/NIOSH)

January 31, 2020

“Infection Prevention at University of Michigan Hospital System”
Amanda Valyko, MPH, Director, Infection Prevention and Epidemiology, University of Michigan Hospital System

March 20, 2020

“Mesothelioma Potency for Asbestos, Elongate Mineral Particle, and Talc”
David Garabrant, MD, Professor Emeritus of Occupational Medicine, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Professor Emeritus of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Associate Professor Emeritus of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School

Please note: This seminar was not able to be held in-person or recorded due to COVID-19 concerns. 

March 27, 2020

“Total Worker Health”
Diana Rohlman, PhD, Professor, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, Director, Agricultural Safety and Health Program, Heartland Center for Occupational Health and Safety, University of Iowa

Please note: This seminar will not be held in-person due to COVID-19 concerns. Please use this link to access the seminar remotely: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDZalM8vAQ4&feature=youtu.be

April 3, 2020

“Horizons for Exposure Assessment: Using New and Old Tools to Solve Occupational Health Challenges”
Lauralynn McKernan, ScD, CIH, Associate Director for Science, Division of Field Studies and Engineering, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Please note: This seminar was not able to be held in-person or recorded due to COVID-19 concerns. 

April 10, 2020

“Occupational Health Surveillance at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services”
Thomas Largo, MPH and Sarah Rockhill, MPH, Environmental Health Surveillance Section, Bureau of Epidemiology and Population Health, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Please note: This seminar will not be held in-person due to COVID-19 concerns. Please use this link to access the seminar remotely: https://youtu.be/ZllRVHAzs0I. Please use this link to join a live Q&A with the speaker on 4/10/20 at 1:00 pm: https://bluejeans.com/138507481

Check out seminars from previous years! 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 2018, 2019