Concurrent Session 5B: Training of Future OSH Professionals



Moderator: Paul Carey, MD, MPH
Co-moderator: William Brett Perkison MD, MPH, FACOEM

Speakers: Lisa Pompeii, MS, PhD; Robert Emery, DrPH, CHP, CIH, CSP; R. Sue Day, PhD

Description: This session is centered on how future changes in the nature of work will (or should) shape education and training of the next generation of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) professional workforce.

Learning objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to: (1) describe the impact of future of work on how we train the OSH professional workforce; (2) identify gaps and needs in educational and training approaches for the future OSH professional workforce; (3) differentiate among different evidence-based education and training techniques.