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Agricultural Safety and Health: The Core Course

When: June 8, 2020 – June 12, 2020 all-day
Where: Online

The Agricultural Safety and Health Core Course has been the national model of effective agricultural safety and health education for over a decade. Expert instruction is provided by experienced faculty and specialists including Board Certified[…]

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Total Worker Health Strategies for COVID-19

When: April 29, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Zoom Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted new gaps and opportunities in employer efforts to promote and protect worker safety and health. Recognizing these unique challenges, the St. Louis Area Business Health Coalition (BHC) is pleased to[…]

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Give Back Iowa

When: April 1, 2020 – May 31, 2020 all-day

Give Back Iowa is an eight week challenge running from April 1 through May 31 each year to engage Iowans in employer-supported volunteering, both during and outside of the workday.  There is no cost to register or participate;[…]

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Webinar: Intro to Total Worker Health-Advancing Worker Wellbeing

When: March 24, 2020 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Join us for the introduction of Total Worker Health, led by Diane Rohlman, PhD, of the Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest.

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Webinar: Expanding Research Partnerships Series-The Future of Work

When: March 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Expanding Research Partnerships Series: The Future of Work and Implications for Occupational Safety and Health The Expanding Research Partnership Series aims to promote the work of innovative and impactful intramural and extramural research partnerships. This[…]

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Webinar: The Social Determinants of Health and Business Implications

When: February 25, 2020 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Interest in social determinants of health as a major contributor to overall health status has dramatically increased in the past two years. Recent research has focused on financial barriers to healthcare access, particularly for low-wage[…]

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MOCAN Conference 2020: Building a Healthy & Productive Missouri Workforce

When: July 16, 2020 all-day
Where: Drury Plaza Hotel, 3100 Interstate 70 Dr SE, Columbia, MO 65201, USA

Description The Missouri Council for Activity and Nutrition (MOCAN) will host a 2020 conference centered on “Building a Healthy and Productive Missouri Workforce”. This conference will raise awareness of the connections between community health status[…]

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Webinar: Serious Mental Illness and Supported Employment

When: March 19, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Serious Mental Illness and Supported Employment: Success in the Workplace

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Webinar: Respiratory Exposures and Outcomes Among Cannabis Workers

When: March 10, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presented By:  Christopher Simpson, PhD, MSc Webinar Details Commercial cultivation and processing of cannabis is a new and rapidly growing industry in many US states. Workers in this industry are exposed to a variety of occupational[…]

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Webinar: The Critical Importance of Cultivating Psychologically Healthy & Safe Work Environments

When: February 25, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

National developments in workplace mental health over the last decade culminated in the 2013 release of the CSA/BNQ National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health & Safety (PH&S) in the Workplace. This Standard – which[…]

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