Upcoming Webinars

  • November 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Health Effects of Cellphone & Cell Tower Radiation: Implications for 5G

    97% of U.S. adults own a cellphone of some kind. The vast majority, 85%, own a smartphone. This presentation will summarize research on biologic and health effects from exposure to radio frequency radiation emitted by cell phones and cell towers. Learners will also discuss the implications of this research for 5G, the fifth generation of

  • November 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    AAOHN Webinar: Long COVID Management: The Role of the OHN

    COVID-19 has negatively impacted many working adults. Some working adults that have contracted the disease continue to experience symptoms and present case management challenges for Occupational Health nurses and employers. Occupational Health Nurses are case managing many patients in the workplace with symptoms of long COVID and not enough information or evidence-based practice is available.

  • November 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Elevator Ventilation and SARS-CoV-2 Particulate Matter Removal

    Airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in crowded, close-contact, and poorly ventilated indoor spaces is of increased concern with the emergence of the highly infectious Delta variant. As more people return to the workplace, layered control measures must continue to be taken to mitigate the spread of the virus. Ventilation and particulate matter (PM) removal within elevators

  • November 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    AAOHN Webinar: Musculoskeletal Part 2: Ergonomic Strategies for OHNs with Employees Working On-Site and From Remote Locations

    Ergonomic programs are evolving in response to the COVID crisis, emerging technology, and employee location. OHNs have an expanded role to play as they are asked to provide guidance on ergonomic issues related to the health and safety of employees related to the health and safety of employees. This webinar will identify the key concepts

  • November 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Effects of Chronic Heat Stress and Shift Work on Postural Stability in Firefighters: A Pilot Study

    Structural firefighters are exposed to many environmental stressors while still expected to make critical decisions on the job. Firefighters are exposed to high temperatures, perform physically demanding tasks, and wear heavy PPE, which all contribute to an increased internal body temperature. Firefighters also work extended shifts, typically as long as 24 hours, where their sleep