OR-FACE Staff

Ryan Olson, PhD

Ryan Olson, PhD - Program Director

Dr. Olson's research is focused on safety and health interventions for lone workers, and on behavioral self-management methods. He has extensive experience conducting injury prevention and health promotion research in transportation industries. Current projects include injury prevention and health promotion research in home health care and long-term care industries.

Email: olsonry@ohsu.edu

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Layla Mansfield - Research Associate

Layla Mansfield joined the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences in fall of 2016 as the project manager for the Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation, (OR-FACE) and the Safety and Health Intervention for Truck Drivers (SHIFT) study. Dr. Mansfield earned her PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology with a minor in Occupational Health Psychology from Portland State University in 2018. She is passionate about applying scientific principles to enhance organizational and employee outcomes and has conducted previous studies examining training effectiveness, employee turnover, and workplace safety.

Email: mansfila@ohsu.edu

Barb Epstien, MPH, CIH, FAIHA - Fatality Investigator/Outreach Specialist

Barb Epstien, MPH, CIH, FAIHA

Jarred Rimby, Research Assistant II

Jarred Rimby joined the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences in March 2018 as a Research Assistant II working across the Safety and Health Intervention for Truck Drivers (SHIFT), Tech4Rest, and Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (OR-FACE) projects. Mr. Rimby earned his BA in Chemical Biology and Global Health Studies from Whittier College. He is interested in the development and evaluation of public health interventions that seek to improve the health of vulnerable populations, particularly those that function in cross-cultural contexts.

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