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 Video Series: Faces of COPD

These four short videos focus on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). They include a physician explaining what the disease is and interviews with patients diagnosed with work-related COPD who discuss work exposures, their quality of life having the disease, and ways to minimize the risks of getting the disease. Check out the videos here!

Page last reviewed: March 28, 2018