Past 2016 Events
November 15, 2016 - “Total Worker Health: Integrating Safety and Health to Advance Worker Well-being” - Alicia Kurowski, Sc.D., Post Doctorate Research Fellow at CPH-NEW gave this presentation at “The Changing Face of Wellness” meeting at Concord Hospital Center for Health Promotion, Concord, NH. View the program agenda.
November 2, 2016 - “Massachusetts Working on Wellness: Evaluation of a statewide public health initiative to advance workforce health” - Denver, Colorado.
Suzanne Nobrega, MS gave this presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo. View the program agenda.
October 28, 2016 - ConnectiCOSH's Annual Health and Safety Convention
This day long event offered numerous workshops around various workplace health and safety issues and featured Michael J. Wright, Director of Health, Safety and Environment, United Steel Workers (1984-Present). UAW Region 9A, 111 South Road, Farmington, CT.
October 24, 2016 - UConn Center for Environmental Health and Health Promotion and CPH-NEW present Environment, Epigenetics and Cancer: How to Cultivate the Connections - UCONN Storrs,
Keynote Presentation by Mary Beth Terry, PhD “Breast Cancer Susceptibility: Rethinking the role of the environment and methods to improve risk assessment.” View the program agenda.
April 1, 2016 - First Annual Occupational Health and Safety Research Conference, University of Iowa, IA. Mahboobeh Ghesmaty Sangachin and Lora A. Cavuoto gave a poster presentation Job Demand, Control and Support in Association with Participation in Worksite Wellness Programs. View the program agenda(pdf).
April 1, 2016 - NYNJ Annual Scientific Meeting, Mt. Sinai
CPH-NEW Co-director Laura Punnett Sc.D., presented Health protection and health promotion opportunities in healthcare settings at the 37th Annual Scientific Meeting of the NY NJ Education and Research Center.
March 30, 2016 - Participatory Action Research Conference, UCONN, Storrs
2014 Pilot Grantees presented their findings from their pilot studies: Katrina Burch, M.A., Reducing commuting stress and work-related rumination, Jenny Garza, Ph.D., Informing interventions to protect/promote the health of custodians. Keynote speaker Suzanne Cashman gave an inspiring presentation about participatory action research. View the program agenda. (pdf).
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