Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS)

NOTE: This page is archived for historical purposes and is no longer being maintained or updated.


Updated October 15, 2008



NOIRS 2008

	Book Cover for NOIRS 2008

On October 21, 22, and 23, 2008, many of the foremost researchers in occupational injury convened in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel to present their latest findings and methods at the fourth National Occupational Injury Research Symposium NOIRS).

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) hosted NOIRS 2008 to provide a forum for researchers to share their work with others.

The symposium consisted of contributed oral presentations in concurrent sessions and poster presentations. The presentations described research studies, methods, and findings related to traumatic occupational injuries.

NOIRS 2008 was the fourth such symposium focusing on research for the prevention of work-related traumatic injuries.

The Science of Silk
An Original Poem Commissioned for NOIRS 2008