Upcoming Webinars

  • May 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Respiratory Protection in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Research Findings from the Center for Health-Related Aerosol Studies

    An extraordinary shortage of commercially available medical masks and N95 respirators, which the global healthcare community has experienced and continues experiencing during the COVID-19 pandemic, presented several major challenges. Among them are widespread re-use of disposable protective devices, deployment of various methods to decontaminate them, utilization of homemade/improvised masks in an effort to protect workers

  • May 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    MIVC Webinar: Ventilation System Testing and Balancing

    This webinar will address methods and techniques for accurately measuring pressures and airflow in an industrial ventilation system. Included in the presentation will be difficult testing situations and how to select methods for providing the most accurate representation of pressure and airflow possible. Additionally, a brief overview of the basic iterative balancing method will be provided, along

  • May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Managing Stress and Building Resilience Among School Employees

    The LOHP School Action for Safety and Health (SASH) program is a state-wide initiative that helps school districts reduce injury and illness among school employees. While some levels of stress can have benefits in motivation and productivity, a buildup of negative emotions and stress causes overwhelm and erodes personal and workplace health and productivity. The

  • May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    AAOHN Webinar: Aligning Safety & Wellness Pathways to Achieve Total Worker Health Excellence

    In the occupational setting, the role of occupational health practitioners is often limited to reactive services such as injury treatment and rehabilitation. This session will address the importance of expanding this role to encompass proactive injury prevention by collaborating with both employers and licensed athletic trainers. Today’s workforce population is faced with rising levels of

  • May 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: Home Office Ergonomic Issues: A Case Study of University Employees Sent Home During The COVID-19 Pandemic

    As millions of workers have shifted to telework, poor static postures may increase the risk of significant discomfort and potentially more serious musculoskeletal disorders. This webinar will explore results from a survey sent to University of Cincinnati faculty, staff, and administrators about home office ergonomics and discomfort. Many of the participants reported moderate to severe