NIDMAR, the National Institute of Disability Management and Research, provides several short online courses in May and June for people whose work responsibilities include assisting workers who have incurred disabilities with an early, safe and productive return to work. Check out the programme, the different modules and register online. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2nd Global Healthy Workplace Awards & Summit will take place in Shanghai, China, in April 2014. Attendance at the Summit is by invitation only with a handful of additional tickets to be sold on a first-come-first-serve basis. Application entries are now open (until 24 January 2014)! The GHWAwards are hosted by Global Knowledge Exchange Network in Health (GKEN), International Health Consulting, and i-genius, with the Cigna Foundation as lead sponsor.
On 3-4 April 2014, the first European Chronic Diseases Summit, entitled "Addressing the medical, social and economic burden of chronic diseases in the EU", will take place. It will focus on innovation, prevention and disease management strategies.
The IAWHP (International Association for Worksite Health Promotion) Summit is designed for executives, practitioners & students. The event will provide the business justification for establishing & maintaining a WHP programme as well as offer an understanding of the emerging trends in effective programming. Practical applications, case studies and best practices.
Expand and build on your obesity knowledge. Pick and choose from the rich and exciting educational programme including: award plenaries, new investigator awards, poster sessions, debate sessions, industry and non-industry symposia sessions, satellite events. Some of the most prominent thought leaders in obesity from accross the globe will be present at this event, organised by the International Association for the Study of Obesity (IASO).
International conference on "Human Economy - Sustainable Resource Management of an ageing workforce"Berlin, Germany
On 20-21 February, the ddn - the Demographic Network organises an interactive conference on Sustainable Resource Management. The conference focuses on 4 pillars to make yourself ready to change the working environment: plan for the future (sustainable HR planning), keep your employees healthy (workplace health), develop diverse career models (for older workers) and manage risks (knowledge transfer). To register, please use www.demographic-network.com - Flyer - Agenda
Work, Health, and Well-Being: Integrating Wellness and Occupational Health and Safety in the WorkplaceBoston MA, USA
Organised by the Harvard School of Public Health, this program is designed for professionals with direct responsibility for worker health and safety. Participants gain the skills necessary to evaluate the effectiveness of workplace health strategies, translate this evidence into practice, and implement these strategies to design health promotion and occupational health and safety programs. For more information, click on the link or contact Mr Peter J. Bretton at email@example.com
The Healthy Workplaces Summit will bring to a close the two-year EU-OSHA pan-European Healthy Workplaces Campaign on the topic of "working together for risk prevention", raising awareness of the importance of managment leadership and worker participation for improving health and safety at work. Since April 2012, the campaign has initiated and supported a wide range of activities at both European and national level to promote this important topic across Europe's workplaces. Draft agenda - description of workshops - practical information
On 22-23 October 2013, the 9th ENWHP initiative 'Promoting Healthy Work for Employees with Chronic Illness - Public Health and Work (PHWork)' will be concluded with a large conference in Brussels. The aims of this conference are to raise further awareness about the impact of chronic diseases on the labour market and the social security and to exchange and improve knowledge and cooperation of all stakeholders about the possibilities to retain workers with a chronic disease, or facilitate their return to work.
European Work Hazards Network organises their 13th conference for labour & occupational health and safety representatives and professionals from 4 to 6 October. Bringing together workplace activists from the EU and other European Countries, alongside occupational health and safety specialists and academics, this 13th biennial conference aims to: work for equality of health and safety prevention and protection accross Europe, give workers and professionals new solutions (technical and organisational) to assure healthy workplaces etc.