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worker using a loud tool

NWCOHS Work and Health Graduate Certificate trainee interns at OSHA

Inna Antonchuk, MPH Occupational & Environmental Health student, discusses her internship characterizing OHSA’s abatements for occupational noise violations

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worker using a loud tool

NWCOHS Work and Health Graduate Certificate trainee interns at OSHA

Inna Antonchuk, MPH Occupational & Environmental Health student, discusses her internship characterizing OHSA’s abatements for occupational noise violations

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worker picking blueberries

Occupational health opportunity for working professionals and UW students

The Work and Health Graduate Certificate is an opportunity for working professionals and UW graduate and professional students to add an occupational health perspective to their work

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Killer whale

NWCOHS trainee combines her passion for marine mammals with interest in worker health and safety

MS Occupational Hygiene student, Lily Myers, shares about her work assessing potentially hazardous ozone exposure from a water treatment system at a marine mammal hospital

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Agriculture workers picking from a tree

NWCOHS trainee reflects on community outreach and research dissemination

Occupational Health Research Services PhD student, Érica Chavez Santos, reflects on her experience as a guest speaker on Radio KDNA, a Spanish language public radio station in the Yakima Valley in Eastern Washington

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Diverse raised hands

A worker health and safety perspective on anti-racism

NWCOHS anti-racism initiative explores structural inequities and the disproportionate burden of occupational injury and illness experienced by workers of color

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Occupational Health Nursing Assistant Director and PhD trainee win 2021 Nursing Dawg Tank funding

Proposed project will develop a virtual reality, remotely accessible education and training system for adult family home caregivers

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Fishing crew assist person in the water back onto the vessel

Promoting Personal Flotation Device (PFD) usage among commercial fishermen in Alaska

PTOP awardee researches perceived barriers to PFD use including comfort, compatibility with gear, and cultural mindset among fishermen

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DEOHS students win scholarships from the American Industrial Hygiene Foundation

Four students in the UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS) were recently awarded scholarships from the American Industrial Hygiene Foundation (AHIF).

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Stop Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Worker Hate

NWCOHS stands in solidarity with Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

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COVID-19 Vaccination Communication Toolkit for Essential Workers

Employers play an important role in the COVID-19 vaccination roll-out.

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Occupational Health Opportunity for UW Graduate Students of all Disciplines

A new Work and Health Graduate Certificate Traineeship is open to all UW graduate students interested in adding an occupational health perspective into their studies or professional work. Work is an important factor in health, as well as health disparities.

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Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 on the University of Washington Campus

Occupational Medicine Resident, Dr. Anthony Norman participates in contact tracing of UW faculty, staff, and students.

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