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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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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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Discovery, Prediction, Prevention: NWCOHS Trainee Participates in Zoonotic Disease Research

As an intern with PREDICT-2 Study, ERC Trainee Hien Bui worked with the Wildlife Conservation Society Vietnam to discover and track coronaviruses in the wildlife supply chain.

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Nonstandard workers and occupational health risks

NWCOHS ERC Trainee, Allyson O’Connor, reflects on her journey in occupational health research and recent publication

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NWCOHS trainees participate in the virtual Summer Institute in Occupational Health Psychology

NWCOHS trainees reflect on total worker health, equity and worker burnout

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Fostering Resilience in the Workplace

NWCOHS Continuing Education Programs partner with the UW Foster School of Business Center for Leadership and Strategic Thinking (CLST) to help individuals and organizations boost resilience in the face of COVID-19.

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NWCOHS stands united against racial injustice

NWCOHS recognizes systemic and institutional racism and aims to institute anti-racist content and processes throughout our Center-wide activities

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Student experience: Dairy Farm Exposure and Immune Status in Adult Workers in Yakima Valley

MPH One Health student, Marine de Marcken, shares her journey to occupational health

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