Employment, NIOSH, Occupational Health, Scholarship

NIOSH fellowship opportunities

SENSOR-Pesticides Summer Fellowship. Cincinnati, OH

CDC-NIOSH-2018-0090 (https://zintellect.com/Posting/Details/4295)

Application deadline is 5/18/2018 3:00:00 PM Eastern time zone.

A summer opportunity is available to support the Surveillance Branch (SB) of the Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies (DSHEFS), within the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The summer fellow will learn how to update past SB findings related to acute illnesses associated with pesticide exposures at schools. The fellow will be trained how to properly identify which states or school districts have passed regulations to implement some of our past recommendations and how to calculate acute pesticide poisoning rates using national pesticides data we have already obtained.

 Epidemiology Fellowship. Cincinnati, OH

CDC-NIOSH-2018-0084 (https://zintellect.com/Posting/Details/4262)

A fellowship opportunity is available to support the Surveillance Branch (SB) of the Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies (DSHEFS), within the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The Epidemiology Research Fellow will be assigned to the SENSOR-Pesticides program, and will participate under the guidance of a mentor by conducting surveillance studies of acute pesticide-related illness and injury, with a focus on those caused by work-related exposures. Many of the specific activities of the Fellow will be tailored to the fellow’s interests, training, and background to provide an individualized experience.

 

 

Continuing Education, Occupational Health Nursing, safety and health

CECRAOHN Event: Rosie the Riveter: Paving the Way for Women in the Workforce – Health and Safety Implications

Rosie the Riveter: Paving the Way for Women in the Workforce – Health & Safety Implications
Rosie_the_Riveter_Flyer_May_2018
Speaker(s)

 Robin Baker, prior Program Director, Labor Occupational Health Program, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

CE Credits

This event offers 1.0 CEU credit to attendees. CE accredited by CA BRN.

Continuing Education, Environmental Health, Occupational Health, safety and health

UC Safety Spotlight March edition features “The Buzz on Cannabis: Health and Safety in the Workplace”

 

The March edition of the Safety Spotlight has been posted. The focus this month is on trending topics. You can access the current newsletter here (as well as older editions): Safety Spotlight

The Poster of the Month features the upcoming “Buzz on Cannabis: Health and Safety in the Workplace” Download and share the poster: march-2018-safety-spotlight-campus-poster