Work, Stress, and Health 2013: Protecting and Promoting Total Worker Health" will be held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles, CA, on May 16-19, 2013, with Preconference Workshops on May 16th. This scientific conference is convened by the American Psychological Association, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and the Society for Occupational Health Psychology.

Public Health Relevance

The Work, Stress, and Health conference series is designed to address the constantly changing nature of work and the implications of these changes for the health, safety, and well-being of workers. The 2013 conference will focus on Total Worker Health and the aspects of occupational stress and health and the approaches to address those concerns. Numerous topics of interest to labor, industry practitioners, and researchers are covered in the series, such as economic issues and concerns, work and family issues, workplace violence, long hours of work, the aging workforce, and best practices for preventing stress. Expert presentations, panel discussions, and informal get-togethers with leading scientists and practitioners provide an exciting forum for learning about the latest developments on an impressive range of topics.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Type
Conference (R13)
Project #
1R13OH010383-01
Application #
8457649
Study Section
Safety and Occupational Health Study Section (SOH)
Program Officer
Childress, Adele M
Project Start
2013-04-01
Project End
2014-03-31
Budget Start
2013-04-01
Budget End
2014-03-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$20,000
Indirect Cost
Name
American Psychological Association
Department
Type
DUNS #
086352101
City
Washington
State
DC
Country
United States
Zip Code
20002