Whats New

You are here

CPWR Presents at APHA 2015 - October 31 - November 4, Chicago, IL

APHA's Annual Meeting & Exposition is where public health professionals convene, learn, network and engage with peers. With the Annual Meeting, they strengthen the profession of public health, share the latest research and information, promote best practices and advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research. Several CPWR employees and researchers will be presenting during the meeting.

Monday, November 2, 2015: 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Occupational Health and Safety
Session 3066.0: Thumbs up, thumbs down: employer policies affecting workers’ health
Jessica Bunting, MPH will be presenting at Table 5 on Data analysis and the role of r2p partnership in reducing construction falls
Kelsie Scruggs, MPH will be presenting at Table 6 Reaching Small Residential Contractors and Influencing their Safety and Health Practices

Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Chiropractic Health Care
Session 3342.0: Falls in the Workplace: A Multidisciplinary Approach for Prevention (in Collaboration with ICEHS and OHS)
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH and Jessica Bunting, MPH will present on Primary Prevention: Preventing Falls before They Occur

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session 4138.0 Occupational Injuries (in Collaboration with ICEHS and OHS)
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH will present on Economic consequences of workplace injuries in the United States: Findings from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session 5024.0, Health Care Outcomes and Cost
Xiuwen Sue Dong, DrPH 
will present Health status and out-of-pocket expenditures among baby boomers in the U.S