April 21, 2016 | Through the new Northwest Center ERC training program in Occupational Health at the Human-Animal Interface (OHHAI), the Center for One Health Research will focus on the occupational health of animal and veterinary workers.
We are excited to share our brand new video introduction to the Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety! THIS is why we do what we do!
October 10, 2015 | The NWCOHS is proud to announce that two new academic research training programs have been funded by NIOSH and we are now accepting applications for traineeships that include student funding.
Thursday, May 7, 2015 | Janessa M. Graves, PhD, MPH, a graduate of the Occupational Health Services Research program, was recently featured on the Today Show discussing treadmill safety.
Monday, April 30, 2012 | Dr. Kaufman and Dr. Fox were recently featured in the April 28, 2012 episode of UW 360 for their research on how diesel exhaust affects health.
Thursday, January 26, 2012 | With many references to health and safety conditions, Jones' book presents research and provides insight on the work environment of female workers in the casino and hospitality industry in Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada.
Monday, December 12, 2011 | According to the World Health Organization, at least 200,000 people die from cancer related to the work place and about 125 million are exposed to asbestos at work. - Ben Leer, Outreach Coordinator, Mesothelioma Center
Thursday, October 20, 2011 | Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis recently released comments on the decline in workplace injuries and illnesses in 2010.
Thursday, October 20, 2011 | The National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety (NIOSH) recently commissioned a National Survey of the Occupational Safety and Health Workforce to respond to growing concern and debate over the supply and demand for occupational safety and health professionals in the United States.