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Upcoming Events

Total Worker Health Facilitator Training

  • When: May, June, and July 2021

Join CPH-NEW's training course to learn how to engage workers virtually in a design process focused on employee safety, health and well-being. Learn from our team engagement experts how to implement the Design Team model used in the Healthy Workplace Participatory Program (HWPP). Following the completion of the program, participants will be able to lead a virtual team in discussing ways to improve safety, health, and well-being.

This training course meets using Zoom in four sessions. The total commitment is 12 hours. Class size is limited; registrations will be confirmed on first come, first serve basis.

Register online for TWH Facilitator Training.


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TWH Learning Labs

When: Spring 2021 (TBD)

This monthly learning lab will provide space for more advanced training on the Healthy Workplace Participatory Program (HWPP), as well as important and emerging Total Worker Health topics. This learning community is for those who have taken the Remote Team Facilitation for Workplace Safety and Wellbeing training and anyone who has implemented the HWPP, or is interested in HWPP implementation. Visit the TWH Facilitator Training page for more information on how to register.

See more on the CPH-NEW sponsored education and trainings webpage.

AIHce EXP 2021 Conference, American Industrial Hygiene Association

  • When: May 24, 2021

CPH-NEW investigators Suzanne Nobrega, MS and Jennifer Cavallari, Sc.D. will virtually present at the conference in Dallas, Texas.

  • Education Session: A Total Worker Health® approach to worker well-being for a changing workforce (10-11 a.m.)
  • Education Session: HearWell: A participatory approach to hearing protection use and training. (2-3 p.m.)

More Information

For more information, please visit the AIHce EXP 2021 Conference Website.

Past Events

May 5, 2021

  • American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Learning Pass Webinars

CPH-NEW investigator Jennifer Cavallari, Sc.D. virtually presented, "A Total Worker Health® approach to worker well-being for a changing workforce".

For more information, please visit the ACGIH "Total Worker Health" webinar page.

March 31, 2021

  • NEAIHA Technical Meeting

CPH-NEW Director Laura Punnett, Sc.D. presented a talk on Total Worker Health as part of a line up for the New England Local Section of the American Industrial Hygiene Association Technical Meeting. (Time: 6:45-7:75 p.m.)

March 22-25, 2021

  • Applied Ergonomics Conference #APPLIEDERGO2021

CPH-NEW researcher Suzanne Nobrega, MS delivered 2 half-day, pre-conference workshops: "Facilitative leadership of ergonomics teams - engaging front line employees to discover root causes and develop complete solutions" and  "How to craft an ergonomics business case in dollars and "sense""(co-presented with Blake McGowan, MSc, CPE Humantech)

For more information please visit the Applied Ergonomics Conference website.

December 9, 2020

  • Working on Wellness Series - Ergonomic Tips: Maximize Your Comfort and Performance When Computing Remotely

CPH-NEW affiliate Michelle M. Robertson hosted a webinar talking about the transition to working in a "remote office" and the key ergonomic principles one can use to create a comfortable workspace at home.

October 29, 2020

  • Working on Wellness Series: Workplace Wellbeing in the Work from Home Era

CPH-NEW affiliate Mari Ryan hosted a webinar to talk about how to adapt workplace well-being programs to support the changing needs of the workforce.

October 1, 2020

  • "Results of an Opioid Hazard Awareness Training Intervention for Sand, Stone and Gravel Miners"

CPH-NEW Research Affiliate Cora Roelofs, Sc.D presented her research as a part of the University of Massachusetts Lowell Work Environment Seminar Series.

June 23 - 25, 2020

  • Safety2020 Professional Development Conference and Exposition,American Society of Safety Professionals

CPH-NEW Investigator Jennifer Cavallari, ScD presented "Using Total Worker Health to Broaden your Safety Program"

For more information and to view presentation recording please visit the Safety2020 website.

June 10, 2020

  • NIOSH Expanding Research Partnership Webinar Series 2020

CPH-NEW's Martin Cherniack, MD, MPH, and Jennifer Garza, ScD from UConn Health Center presented on:

  • Aging Workers in the Future of Work

Please visit expanding research partnership series 2020 for more information.

May 31 - June 3, 2020

  • AIHce EXP 2020 Conference, American Industrial Hygiene Association

CPH-NEW investigators Suzanne Nobrega, MS and Jennifer Cavallari, ScD presented at the virtual conference. The sessions will be rebroadcast on June 15, 2020.

  • F9 Education Session: "Engaging Front-Line Workers in Designing Solutions that Promote Workplace Safety, Health, and Well-being" (June 2, 2020)
  • G12 Education Session: "Getting Started with Total Worker health - Practical Takeaways for Industrial Hygienists" (June 2, 2020)

For more information please visit the AIHce EXP 2020 Conference website.

May 28, 2020

  • Occupational Health and Safety Industrial Hygiene Virtual Summit

Please visit the OH&S virtual summit website to view CPH-NEW Investigator Jennifer Cavallari, ScD presentation on "Total Worker Health for Occupational Health and Safety Professionals."

January 16, 2020

  • Occupational Health and Safety Research Retreat

Publick House Historic Inn, Sturbridge Mass.

This informal gathering was oriented towards spotlighting work in progress, including student research, ideas and pilot projects to a small, friendly and interested audience. RSVP was no later than Jan. 8,2020. Lunch and other refreshments were provided for those who registered in advance.

Past Presentations