COEH webinars take place on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30am PST. All webinars are approximately one hour in duration.
The goal of the COEH webinar series is to raise awareness about current issues of health and safety at work and to share updates on the latest research in occupational and environmental health within the community.
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Archived Webinar ($30) available for CE Credit until August 1, 2017. Please register for CE Credit to obtain the link to this recording.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 10:30am to 11:30am
Title: The Latest Research on Sit Stand Workstations
Speaker: Carisa Harris-Adamson PhD, CPE, PT, Director, UCSF/UCB Ergonomics Research Graduate Training Program
In this ergonomics webinar Carisa Harris-Adamson PhD, CPE, PT provides a review of the latest research on outcomes for sit-stand workstations.
On completion of this webinar participants will be able to:
Dr. Harris-Adamson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at UC San Francisco and in the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley. She is also the Director of the UCSF/UCB Ergonomics Research & Graduate Training Program. Dr. Harris’ current research ranges from epidemiological studies on healthy worker survivor bias in the assessment of physical, personal and work psychosocial factors associated with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and subsequent work disability to the development of personal monitoring devices to quantify physical exposures on the individual level. She also collaborates on numerous other projects at the UC Ergonomics lab that explore the ergonomic improvements for endoscopists, hand-arm computer interactions (gestures), work related cardiovascular strain, sedantarianism and the impact of exoskeleton devices on manual material handlers.
Erika Garcia, PhD Candidate
Kent Pinkerton, PhD
Ed Yelin, PhD, MCP
Cristina Banks, PhD
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James Craner, MD, MPH
Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss – Solving the Unfulfilled Promise of Audiometric Data Analysis
Kristie Sullivan, MPH
Non-Animal Occupational Toxicology Testing Technology and Policy
No Webinar Scheduled
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Mindfulness: Promoting Health & Safety by Being in the Moment
Webinars are available for Continuing Education credits
CE requires additional registration to complete payment and evaluation to receive credit. The cost for CE credit is $30 per webinar. Credit is available until August 1, 2017.
Follow these instructions to access the webinar recordings and to claim CE credit:
You will be emailed a link to the recorded webinar after you are registered for this class. Please complete the evaluation included in the email you will receive.
A certificate of completion will be e-mailed to you (please ensure at time of registration that your email address is current).
Industrial Hygienists: This event contains 50 minutes hours of instruction and may be eligible for ABIH
Nurses: COEH Continuing Education Program (BRN Provider # 12983) has approved this webinar for 1.0