Monday, February 11, 2008

NIOSH National Occupational Injury Research Symposium

Pleased submit abstracts for presentation at the Fourth National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS), which will be held on October 21 – 23, 2008 at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA.

NOIRS 2008 is being convened to serve as a national forum for the presentation of the latest findings and methods in occupational injury research.

Abstracts of 300 words or less are invited across all industry sectors in areas that may include, but are not limited to, surveillance of fatal and non-fatal injuries, intervention evaluation, prevention through design, engineering/technology, research to practice, workplace violence, motor vehicle safety, fall prevention research, machines and industrial vehicle safety, high risk and vulnerable workers, emergency response, and the economics of injury prevention.

The abstract deadline of March 3, 2008 is fast approaching so submit your abstract soon.

For further information on NOIRS 2008, visit the NIOSH Web site at