Assessment of occupational safety and health hazards and health concerns among Latino construction workers in omaha, Nebraska
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Diversity and culture
Environmental health sciences
Occupational health and safety
Other professions or practice related to public health
Describe occupational safety and health hazards as well as health concerns faced by Latino construction workers in the Omaha community. Assess hearing levels and provide training on hearing protection for Latino construction workers in the Omaha community.
Keyword(s): Community-Based Partnership, Occupational Surveillance
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: The submitted Abstract is the project for my Capstone Experience (graduate thesis) for completion of a Master of Public Health degree. Therefore, I am the principle investigator responsible for designing and implementation of the community-participatory research. Along with public health course work I have been a field research in numerous epidemiologic investigations that have provided me professional experience in the field of occupational and environmental health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.