Skip to Content
Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health

Month 

Day 

Time

Past Event 

August

8/15/2019

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

Greater Houston Industrial Hygiene Council - Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) - Current Reality! - August 2019
GHIHC is an informal group of industrial hygienists and safety professionals who meet six times per year. No membership fees required. There is a $70.00 registration fee for each meeting and lunch and CEUs are included.

 September

9/13/2019 

 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series  - Evaluation of a Worksite-Based Small Group Team Challenge to Increase Physical Activity- September 13, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required

 

 9/23/2019 - 9/27/2019

 8:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Environmental Health & Safety Academy XXIII - September 23-27, 2019
The Environmental Health & Safety Academy is a unique week-long course designed to provide you with the general skills needed to identify, evaluate and control workplace hazards, particularly those found in academic settings. Refreshments, Lunch & CEUs included.

 

 9/27/2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Violence against Women: Policy and Faith Responses to Prevention and Healing- September 27, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required

October 

10/11/2019 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Kernel Density Analysis and Disease Mapping - October 11, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required

 

10/17/2019 

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

Greater Houston Industrial Hygiene Council - Public Health Aspects of Infectious Agents: Hospital Acquired Infections, Antibiotic Resistance, and Measles Reoccurrence and Vaccination Myths - October 2019
GHIHC is an informal group of industrial hygienists and safety professionals who meet six times per year. No membership fees required. There is a $70.00 registration fee for each meeting and lunch and CEUs are included.

 

 10/17/2019

6:30 PM - 8:45 PM

Occupational Medicine Journal Club - Sleep, obesity, and injury among US male career firefighters - October 2019
Occupational Medicine Journal Club is an educational and networking opportunity to discuss and debate the results of recently published research. Each meeting we will enjoy a networking dinner and discuss a recent article from a peer reviewed journal.

 

10/25/2019 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Discover Houston: A Research Odyssey of Natural Disasters - October 25, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required 

 

 10/30/2019

 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM

Houston Health Forum - October 30, 2019
The Houston Health Forum is an informal group of occupational medicine providers working in the petrochemical industry. Our mission is to collaborate and present leading research and best practices in the field of occupational health. The Forum meets 2-3 times per year thanks to the generosity of volunteer planners and hosts. Location varies and registration is required. 

 November

11/8/2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Preparing for Natural Disasters: Lessons Learned from Sandy - November 8, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required 

 

11/21/2019

6:30 PM - 8:45 PM 

Occupational Medicine Journal Club - Chronic kidney disease of unknown cause in agricultural communities - November 21, 2019
Occupational Medicine Journal Club is an educational and networking opportunity to discuss and debate the results of recently published research. Each meeting we will enjoy a networking dinner and discuss a recent article from a peer reviewed journal. 

 

11/22/2019 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Monitoring Drug Consumption in Wastewater in Mexico: A Pilot Study - November 22, 2019
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required  

January 

1/16/2020 

6:30 PM - 8:45 PM 

Occupational Medicine Journal Club - 'Effect of mindfulness-based stress reduction training on healthcare worker safety: a randomized waitlist controlled trial' - January 16, 2020
Occupational Medicine Journal Club is an educational and networking opportunity to discuss and debate the results of recently published research. Each meeting we will enjoy a networking dinner and discuss a recent article from a peer reviewed journal. 

 

1/31/2020 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Climate Change and Viticulture: Unanticipated Drought Episodes - January 31, 2020
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required 

 February

2/3/2020 - 2/4/2020 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

How will the future of work shape the OSH professional of the future? A workshop - Feb 3-4, 2020
This workshop is by invitation only to SMEs in one or more of the thematic areas of a) the role of systems thinking in OSH education and training, b) innovative approaches to adult education, and c) what the future OSH professional “should” or “will” look like. The objectives of the workshop are to; (1) examine the impact of future of work on how we train the OSH professional workforce; (2) identify gaps and needs; and (3) inform the agenda of a larger international conference in early 2021, which will address this topic, among others, in the context of an expanded paradigm for OSH.  Please register in advance.

 

 2/7/2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Ensuring the Right to Rest: City Ordinances and Access to Rest Breaks for Workers in the Construction Industry - February 7, 2020
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required

 

 2/20/2020

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

Greater Houston Industrial Hygiene Council - February 20, 2020
GHIHC is an informal group of industrial hygienists and safety professionals who meet six times per year. No membership fees required. There is a $70.00 registration fee for each meeting and lunch and CEUs are included.

 

 2/20/2020

6:30 PM - 8:45 PM

Occupational Medicine Journal Club - 'Toward effective work accommodations for depression. Examining the relationship between different combinations of depression symptoms and work productivity losses' - February 20, 2020
Occupational Medicine Journal Club is an educational and networking opportunity to discuss and debate the results of recently published research. Each meeting we will enjoy a networking dinner and discuss a recent article from a peer reviewed journal.

 

 2/21/2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Research Seminar Series - Scenarios and Hazards in the Work of the Future: A Review of the Peer-Reviewed and Gray Literature - February 21, 2020
The Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) Research Seminar Series presents information on current research topics and emerging issues in EOHS. The ultimate goal of the series is to identify and discuss new methods, advances and current topics in environmental health sciences. We welcome physicians, nurses, safety professionals, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, graduate students and other public health professionals. FREE CEUs (CME, Social Work and other CEUs) and lunch is first come, first serve. Free Activity, Registration Required


2018-2019