Work and Fatigue: NIOSH Director’s Seminar Series

This seminar series addresses health and safety risks associated with workplace fatigue, evidence-based strategies to reduce these risks and future directions for research.

DISCLAIMER: The opinions and recommendations expressed in these presentations are those of the invited speaker(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Fatigue mitigation in EMS–Let’s talk about evidence, tailored recommendations, and worker health

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Daniel Patterson

May 19, 2020

Presented by:
P. Daniel Patterson, PhD
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
James O. Page Professor of Emergency Healthcare Worker Safety
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Pittsburgh

Reducing Fatigue-Related Risk
Drew Dawson

February 26, 2020

Presented by:
Drew Dawson, Ph.D.
Director, Appleton Institute
Central Queensland University

Practical considerations for quantifying fatigue and identifying fatigue risk in workforce populations
Portrait of the speaker Mollicone

November 13, 2019

Daniel Mollicone, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Pulsar Informatics, Inc.

Fatigue and Automation: Black Swans and Lumberjacks Redux

profile of Don Fisher, PhD

September 26, 2018

Presented by:
Don Fisher, PhD
Principal Technical Advisor
Safety Transportation Human Factors
U.S. Department of Transportation
Volpe Center

Managing Fatigue in safety-critical workforces: Primary risk factors and practical approaches

image of Adam Fletcher, PhD

March 28, 2018

Adam Fletcher, PhD
CEO & Principal Consultant
Integrated Safety Support

Investigating Human Fatigue Factors

Jana Price

September 27, 2017

Jana Price, Ph.D.
Senior Human Performance Investigator
Office of Highway Safety,
National Transportation Safety Board

Why are we sleepy and what can be done about it?
Lynn Caldwell, Ph.D.

May 24, 2017

Presented by:
Lynn Caldwell, Ph.D.
Senior Research Psychologist
Naval Medical Research Unit, Dayton


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