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This symposium is intended for nurses, nurse practitioners, safety professionals, human resources professionals, administrators, wellness administrators, and other individuals interested in improving the health and safety of workers. The theme of the 2018 conference is Healthy Work Design and Well-Being. The program will include the following speakers and topics:
Thursday, March 29
- Diane Rohlman, MA, PhD / Work & Stress & Health
- Erin Foster, ACPS / Opioids in the Workplace & Our Communities
- Troy Vander Molen, PT, DPT / Ergonomics and the Mobile Work Environment
- Joe Mullen, MPA, CSP / OSHA Update
- Jason Wiltfang, Attorney / New Changes in Iowa Workers' Compensation
- Jeffrey Westpheling, MD, MPH / Common Occupational Injuries
Friday, March 30
- Nathan Fethke, PhD, CPE / Whole Body & Hand-Arm Vibration
- Larry Readout, MBA, CSP, WACH / Multi-Generational Risks: Slips, Trips, & Falls
- Mark Frederick / Identifying Safety Risks Using Wearable Technology
Based on participant feedback, this year's conference will be a 1.5-day event ending at noon on Friday, March 30.
The conference has been approved to provide 9 Nurse CEU contact hours, 9 HR (General) recertification credit hours, and 9 General CEU contact hours. You can read the full brochure here.
The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.Find out more »
Sponsors Mayo Clinic, Health Partners, and Essentia Health have partnered with the Heartland Center of Occupational Health and Safety to bring a world-class line-up of experts to Saint Paul, Minnesota and continue the collaboration of employers and medicine to take care of our injured and ill workforce. Together we can prevent needless work disability by helping people stay employed.
See the Impairment Without Disability website for a full list of speakers and topics, and to register for the program (coming soon). This program will provide a wide variety of CEU credits.Find out more »
The Hawkeye on Safety annual conference provides life-saving health and safety information to Iowa workers from all industries. This conference is intended for health and safety professionals, construction professionals (electrical, plumbing, roofing, carpentry, masonry, etc), project/facility personnel, HR professionals, general industry, medical professionals, and anyone looking for CEUs in health and safety. Like other conferences, we provide essential training to the managers responsible for workplace health and safety, but we also have a unique focus on providing practical training to rank-and-file workers, so that they can become safety leaders in their workplaces and communities. Registration is now open for individual participants as well as sponsors and exhibitors. Go to HawkeyeOnSafety.com to learn more.Find out more »
The Iowa Governor's Safety & Health Conference is exclusively dedicated to promoting and providing continuing education concerning Iowa workplace safety and health regulations and best practices. The conference is intended for occupational safety professionals, risk managers, consultants, business executives, supervisors, occupational health nurses, workers, or anyone that may have an interest in, or impact on, workplace safety and health.Find out more »
Case Management Seminar will provide current information on the case management of work-related injuries. This conference is intended for case managers, occupational health nurses, safety and human resources professionals, insurance adjusters, and employers interested in expanding their knowledge of case management and the medical treatment of work related injuries. Click here to read the brochure. The conference has been approved for Nurse CEUs, General CEUs, and Case Management CEUs, including 1 hour of ethics credit.
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The Midwest Rural Agricultural Safety and Health (MRASH) Conference brings together diverse participants, all interested in various aspects of agricultural health and safety. This year, we will be “Stressing Resilience” at the MRASH Conference. Stress impacts a farmer’s ability to focus and correlates with both physical health problems and higher injury rates. Our keynote speaker will address how process management can help reduce stress and related injuries. Breakout sessions will include stress and resiliency. Learn more at the conference website.Find out more »
This symposium is intended for nurses, nurse practitioners, safety professionals, human resources professionals, administrators, wellness administrators, and other individuals interested in improving the health and safety of workers. Please subscribe to our mailing list to receive information on this conference as it develops.Find out more »
Purpose: This symposium will address the ever-changing nature of work and the implications of these changes for the health, safety, and well-being of workers.
Intended Audience: This symposium is intended for nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, physician assistants, safety professionals, human resources professionals, administrators, wellness administrators, and other individuals interested in improving the health and safety of workers.
Jointly Provided by: The University of Iowa’s College of Public Health’s Heartland Center for Occupational Health & Safety, Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest, UI Occupational Health, and WORKSAFE IOWA, with the University of Iowa College of Nursing and Center for Conferences.Find out more »
Due to the coronavirus pandemic the 2020 conference will be virtual. Join us August 25-27 for a safety event that you don't want to miss! We'll be offering 9 sessions over the 3-day event with sessions each day at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, and 2:00 PM. Topics will include Women in Work, Suicide Prevention, Pandemic Preparedness, and more! There is no cost to attend!
This event is completely free to participants courtesy of the Hawkeye on Safety committee and our generous sponsors.Find out more »
Save the Date for Hawkeye on Safety 2021! The Hawkeye on Safety annual conference provides life-saving health and safety information to workers from all industries. We offer key networking opportunities that you need to keep current in occupational safety standards and trends. We provide essential training to the professionals responsible for workplace health and safety with a unique focus on providing practical training to rank-and-file workers, so that they can become safety leaders in their workplaces and communities. Join us…Find out more »