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Heartland Symposium

March 28 @ 7:30 am - March 29 @ 11:30 am

Managing Occupational Health and Promoting Worker Wellbeing.

Keynote Speaker:

Casey Chosewood, MD MPH

Director, Office for Total Worker Health®
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

“A National Framework for Mental Health and Wellbeing for Workers”





Registration is NOW OPEN!

PLEASE NOTE: Please note that CEU applications are still pending approval. This page will be updated and announcements will be sent once the accrediting entities have provide approval notification. 

Participant Registration: https://heartlandcenter.regfox.com/heartland-symposium-2024 

Vendor Registration: https://heartlandcenter.regfox.com/heartland-symposium-vendor-registration-2024

Thursday, March 28thTentative Agenda (Breakout Sessions)

7:15– Registration and Exhibitors Open

7:50- Welcome Announcements

8:00- Keynote presentation by Dr. Casey Chosewood

9:00– Exhibits and Break

9:30- Recordkeeping- Do’s Don’ts and Make Dang Sure You Did! – Peggy Petersen, IA OSHA

– MTBI and Return to work- Presenter pending confirmation

10:35- Caring for the Refugee Employee- Krista Ford and Andrea Achenbach, UI College of Nursing

– Getting Back To Work: Psychosocial Considerations and Professional Supports- John Wadsworth and Noel Estrada                        Hernandez– UI College of Education

11:35– Lunch and Exhibits

12:30-  TBD

– Surveillance Video Pro’s and Con’s– Jason Wiltfang, Atty- Corridor Law Group

1:35- Occupational Health Nursing Panel Discussion- Rhonda Straight, RN, OHN- Waldinger Corporation and TBD


2:30- Exhibits and Breaks

3:00- Tune into Safety: Exploring Occupational Hearing Protection and Importance- Kellsie Busho, UI Communication Sciences


4:00- Adjourn

Friday- March 29th (ALL GENERAL SESSION)

7:30 Breakfast and Exhibits

8:00 Implicit Bias- Angeline Vanle- UI Inclusive Education and Strategic Initiatives

9:00- FMLA and ADA- Part 2- Nathan Stuckey- City of Cedar Rapids

10:00 Break and Exhibits

10:15- Ask the Doc Panel Discussion- Dr. Patrick Hartley and TBD

11:30- Adjourn








March 28 @ 7:30 am
March 29 @ 11:30 am


Tammi Goerdt


Radisson Hotel & Conference Center Coralville – Iowa City
1220 1st Ave
Coralville, 52241 United States
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