International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®

The International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health (TWH) is a public conference focused on advancing research, practice, policies, and programs aligned with the TWH approach. The symposium explores opportunities to create safer workplaces and ways to improve the health and well-being of the workforce.

Symposium attendees will hear keynote addresses, presentations, and workshops from experts in the field highlighting the latest research and best practices to advance the safety, health, and well-being of workers. Participants include scientists and professionals from industry, government, academic institutions, nonprofit organizations, labor, and human resources.

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Did you miss the live 3rd International Symposium to Advance TWH? You can get a Virtual Pass to access all virtual content including pre-recorded sessions and live general sessions with stand-out keynote presentations. Access is available through January 31, 2023. Learn more on the symposium website.

Past Events

3rd International Symposium to Advance TWH, October 2022

NIOSH and the Center for Health, Work & Environment (CHWE) presented the 3rd International Symposium to Advance TWH October 11-14, 2022. The symposium theme “Shaping Work Now and in the Future” was reflected in a new virtual conference track. This was the first time the symposium used a hybrid model, offering events virtually and in-person at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.

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2nd International Symposium to Advance TWH, May 2018

NIOSH hosted the 2nd International Symposium to Advance TWH May 8-11, 2018 at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. The theme for the 2018 symposium was “Work & Well-Being: How Safer, Healthier Work Can Enhance Well-Being.”

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1st International Symposium to Advance TWH, October 2014

The 1st International Symposium to Advance TWH was held October 6-8, 2014 at the National Institutes for Health in Bethesda, Maryland. The conference started with a keynote address from NIOSH Director Dr. John Howard. Select presentations from the 2014 Symposium are available for viewing.

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