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2017 COEH-CE Webinar Series – Mindfulness: Promoting Health and Safety by Being in the Moment

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:30 – 11:30 AM (Pacific Time)

As scientists demonstrate numerous benefits associated with practicing mindfulness (a state of being present with focused attention), a mindful revolution is sweeping our nation. During this *FREE* webinar, Dr. Jessica Drew de Paz will cover an overview of UC Mindful Health & Safety, which offers a new, complementary paradigm to create healthier, safer workplaces across a variety of industries. Participants will have an opportunity to experience a brief mindfulness exercise, and to hear preliminary results from a pilot study conducted with nurses at UC Irvine Medical Center. The presentation will conclude with a bit of time to welcome your valuable feedback.

Objectives
On completion of this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Explain how distraction/inattentiveness are associated root causes of injuries
  • Engage in a mindfulness exercise
  • Summarize research studies pertaining to mindfulness
  • Share an overview of the “UC Mindful Health & Safety” research

For complete information and registration, visit http://www.coehce.org.

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