The National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)
The National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) is a partnership program to stimulate innovative research and improved workplace practices. Unveiled in 1996, NORA has become a research framework for NIOSH and the nation. Diverse parties collaborate to identify the most critical issues in workplace safety and health. Partners then work together to develop goals and objectives for addressing these needs. more...
National Sector Agendas
NORA Sector Councils have created sector agendas for the nation to guide research and research-to-practice through the decade ending April 2016. The Councils will update the National Sector Agendas as needed. Please send suggestions for improving the agendas any time. All comments sent to the NORA Coordinator will be forwarded to the relevant Council.
NORA Decade Review Webpage
NIOSH is evaluating the second decade of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA), which started on April 28, 2006. A new NORA webpage details the evaluation design. NIOSH will consider the evaluation results when making plans for the third decade of NORA (2016–2026). For more information about the NORA Decade Review and how you might contribute, visit http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nora/decadereview.html.
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