5123.0 Collaborating with workers to improve safety and health: reports on participatory projects

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Session Objectives: Discuss the advantages and challenges of participatory research, particularly as they pertain to worker communities. Describe how worker community members can serve as peer interviewers and other members of research teams. Explain how research processes can build community resources for improved health of working populations.
Andrea Kidd-Taylor, DrPH, MSPH

Participatory Research to Assess and Improve Workplace Safety for Home Care Workers
Helen Moss, MA, Nancy Glass, PhD, MPH, RN, Lindsay Nakaishi, BS, MPH, W. Kent Anger, PhD and Marc Weinstein, PhD

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Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)