National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)

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The National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) is a partnership program to stimulate innovative research and improved workplace practices. Unveiled in 1996, NORA has become a research framework for NIOSH and the nation.


New Report Celebrates NORA Council Achievements

In first two years of this decade (October 2016-September 2018), NORA councils have accomplished a great deal. Eleven councils published research agendas and all made strides in information sharing, partnership building, and promoting evidence-based solutions. Learn more in the report, National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) Councils: 2016-2018 Achievements Cdc-pdf[PDF – 433 KB]

Page last reviewed: March 28, 2018