Healthy Workplace Solutions
From Research to Practice
Presented by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, Portland State University's Occupational Health Psychology Program, and the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center.
Friday, November 7, 2014 9 AM to 3:30 PM
University Place & Conference Center, 310 SW Lincoln Street, Portland, Oregon
Summary: There is a range of workplace interventions focused on worker health, safety, and well-being. This symposium brings together 4 leading experts on workplace interventions, including topics such as technological interventions, workplace climate, and mindfulness training.
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9:15 - 10:15 AM Health Promotion and Prevention of Ill-Health: The good, the bad, and the exceptional!
Lois Tetrick, Ph.D., Director, Industrial and Organizational Psychology Program, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
10:30 - 11:30 AM The Healthy Workplace Model: Evidence-Based Tools for Teams, Leaders, and a Resilient Climate
Joel Bennett, Ph.D., President, Organizational Wellness & Learning Systems (OWLS), Fort Worth, TX
12:30 - 1:30 PM Improving Occupational Health and Wellbeing Through Mindfulness Training: The Case of Education
Robert Roeser, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland, OR
1:45 - 2:45 PM Truck Cab Engineering Interventions to Improve Driver Sleep and Health
Ryan Olson, Ph.D., Scientist, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, Oregon Health & Science University; Secondary affiliations: Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, OHSU; Adjunct Faculty, Department of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland OR
2:45 - 3:30 PM Panel Discussion & Questions: all presenters
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