Online Program

New approaches to identifying and addressing health hazards

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Identify new approaches to recognize and prevent occupational hazards. Compare the traditional approaches with the new approaches in order to protect workers' health. Discuss the benefits of alternative approaches.

Self-Rated Health and Depression among Green Collar Workers: Job Demand-Control Pathways to Health   
Sharon Christ, PhD, Alberto J. Caban-Martinez, DO, PhD, MPH, CPH, Manuel Cifuentes, MD, ScD, William G. LeBlanc, PhD, Kristopher L. Arheart, Ed.D., Cristina Fernandez, MSEd, Charles Chen, BS, Lora Fleming, MD, PhD and David Lee, PhD
An underestimated extra-pulmonary effect of silica dust exposure: Renal affection   
Fahmy Charl, Professor of Occupational Medicine and Ragaa El Gazzar, Professor of Occupational Biology

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by: Vietnam Caucus

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