Event

Advancing Worker Well-Being and Productivity Through Total Worker Health 

FREE Webinar

Tuesday, February 12, 2019    9:00 AM - 10:30 AM CST

 


Overview

Total Worker Health® (TWH) is a paradigm-shifting approach to safety, health, and well-being in the workplace.

Total Worker Health seeks to establish a foundation for safety and health through which work can contribute to higher levels of well-being and productivity. It is defined as the integration of policies, programs, and practices that include protecting workers from safety and health hazards and promoting injury and illness prevention efforts and behaviors to advance worker well-being.

Target Audience: This webinar will be focused on raising awareness of key industry stakeholders, particularly in the Gulf Coast Oil and Gas industry to the value of TWH and providing insights on how to operationalize TWH.


Registration

Registration will be available soon.




Agenda

The agenda includes:

  • Introduction
  • Advancing Worker Wellbeing through Total Worker Health®
  • Value, Applications, and Resources –Exploring the Benefits of TWH Approaches
  • Operationalizing Total Worker Health: A BHGE Journey
  • Questions and Answer Session

Speakers

Advancing Worker Well-Being and Productivity Through Total Worker Health

L. Casey Chosewood, MD, MPH

Director, Office for Total Worker Health®
Centers for Disease Control/National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (CDC/NIOSH)

 

Speaker

 

Kasia Curry, BS, MPH

Global Health and Wellbeing Leader

Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE)

 

Speaker

 

 

Glorian Sorenson, PhD, MPH

Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Director, Center for Community-Based Research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

 

Speaker

 

Kenneth Lindemann, MD, PhD

Principal, shmAdvisors, LLC

Consultant, Corporate Medical Advisors

 

Moderator

 

 


Sponsors

This event is collaboratively provided by the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health.

 


About SWCOEH

Your Best Response to a Changing World!

The Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (SWCOEH) supports research, education and outreach in occupational and environmental health. The SWCOEH is housed within the Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences of the UTHealth School of Public Health and is under the leadership of Elaine Symanski, PhD who serves as Director.

The SWCOEH was established in 1977 as a NIOSH-funded Education and Research Center (ERC), now one of 18 ERCs in the nation. In 1985, the SWCOEH became a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health.

Visit www.SWCOEH.org to learn more about our graduate-level education in environmental and occupational health, research and continuing education and outreach programs.


Contact Us

Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
at UTHealth School of Public Health

Brenda Brown - Program Coordinator

Brenda.E.Brown@uth.tmc.edu

713-500-9448

Michelle McDaniel - Continuing Education Coordinator

Michelle.R.McDaniel@uth.tmc.edu

713-500-9447

To learn more about the SWCOEH Continuing Education, please visit us on the web


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