Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety, University of Washington, final performance report, September 30, 1997.
Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, T42-CCT-010418, 1997 Sep; :1-43
The purpose of the program at the Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety was to provide trained professionals specializing in occupational health and safety fields for the Pacific Northwest and to provide continuing education courses and outreach programs in the field to practicing specialists and citizens of this region. Current efforts focused on new leadership including recruiting of faculty with strong research orientation, and more comprehensive integration of the programs at the Center with the other research, education, and service activities of the Community Medicine, Medicine in the School of Medicine, and Occupational Health Nursing, Family and Child Nursing in the School of Nursing. Students included masters degree candidates specializing in Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Medicine, and Occupational Safety, as well as doctoral candidates in Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health Nursing. Specific achievements in the areas of industrial hygiene, occupational health nursing, occupational medicine, occupational safety, continuing education and outreach, and hazardous substance training were described.
NIOSH-Grant; Training; Education; Medical-personnel; Occupational-health-programs; Industrial-hygiene; Occupational-health-nursing; Educational-resource-centers
Final Grant Report
NTIS Accession No.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
University of Washington