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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3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®

The next Total Worker Health Symposium is scheduled for October 11-14, 2022. The theme is “Shaping Work Now and in the Future.” Visit the symposium websiteexternal icon to stay up-to-date on the upcoming symposium.

Past Events

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.” The full symposium programpdf iconexternal icon provides additional detail about the conference. You can view the agenda and select presentations on the symposium websiteexternal icon.

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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 addresspdf icon from NIOSH Director Dr. John Howard. Select presentations from the 2014 Symposium are available for viewingexternal icon.

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