Future of Occupational Health Symposium Program

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Time Event Location
7:00 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast, Registration Alder Commons
8:00 am - 9:00 am Symposium opening
Symposium format and logistics - Janice Camp (8:00-8:15)
Welcome - Dr. Michael Yost, Department Chair (8:15 - 8:30)
Why Do We Need This Project? - Dr. Noah Seixas (8:30 - 9:00)
Alder Auditorium
9:00 am - 9:40 am 1st Keynote: Occupational Health Practice
Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH
Alder Auditorium
9:40 am - 9:50 am Directed Discussion
Charge and goals for small group discussion (Dr. Joel Kaufman)
Alder Auditorium
9:50 am - 10:00 am Coffee Break/Transition Time Alder Commons
10:00 am - 11:15 am Small group discussions on Occupational Health Practice
Abstract presentations on Occupational Health Practice

Break out rooms

11:15 am - 11:30 am Coffee Break/Transition Time  
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Group reconvenes and facilitators share small group takeaways Alder Auditorium
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Boxed Lunch Alder Commons
1:00 pm - 1:40 pm 2nd Keynote: Occupational Health Research
Occupational Health in the 21st Century: Romance, Separation, Counseling, and Re-Marriage
John Volckens, PhD, Colorado State University
Alder Auditorium
1:40 pm - 1:50 pm Directed Discussion
Charge and goals for small group discussion (Dr. Joel Kaufman)
Alder Auditorium
1:50 pm - 2:00 pm Coffee Break/Transition Time Alder Commons
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Small group discussions on Occupational Health Research
Abstract presentations on Occupatoinal Health Research
Break out rooms
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break/Transition Time Alder Commons
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Group reconvenes and facilitators share small group takeaways Alder Auditorium
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

Communication Exercise
Immersive Storytelling: Snow Fall--How and Why?
Scott Macklin, Associate Director UW Communication Leadership

Alder Auditorium
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Symposium Dinner and Talk
How Occupational Health History Informs the Future
Gerald Markowitz, PhD, CUNY Graduate Center, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

Burke Museum

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Time Event Location
8:00 am - 9:00 am Continental Breakfast, Registration Alder Commons
9:00 am - 9:40 am 3rd Keynote: Occupational Health Policy
Protecting the Safety and Health of Workers in the Rapidly Changing American Workplace
Dr. David Michaels, OSHA
Alder Auditorium
9:40 am - 9:50 am Directed Discussion
Charge and goals for small group discussion (Dr. Joel Kaufman)
Alder Auditorium
9:50 am - 10:00 am Coffee Break/Transition Time Alder Commons
10:00 am - 11:15 am Small group discussions on Occupational Health Policy
Abstract presentations on Occupational Health Policy
Break out rooms
11:15 am - 11:30 pm Coffee Break/Transition Time Alder Commons
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Group reconvenes and facilitators share small group takeways Alder Auditorium
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Boxed Lunch Alder Commons
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Building an Actionable Agenda
Prioritize feedback from small group discussions
Alder Auditorium
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Coffee Break Alder Commons
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm Panel Discussion: The Face of the Next Generation  Alder Auditorium
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Call to Action
Dr. Howie Frumkin, Dean UW School of Public Health
Alder Auditorium