National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Oil and Gas Extraction Safety and Health Program: Lessons in How Partnerships Drive Quality Research
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Occupational health and safety
Public health or related research
Explain some of the current NIOSH initiatives in oil and gas research and demonstrate how partnership development can lead to quality research and the creation of products to protect oil and gas extraction workers
Keyword(s): Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health Research
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have conducted occupational health and safety research for 4 years, with an emphasis on exposure assessment, biomonitoring, and data analysis. As a member of the NIOSH Oil and Gas Safety and Health Program for past three years, I present exposure assessment highlights at Oil and Gas meetings for industry partners. Additionally, I have a background in toxicology and public health and serve as adjunct faculty (Environmental Health) at the University of Illinois at Springfield.
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.