Zoom Webinar Available

As many of the visitors to this site know, I am a proponent of the Zoom video conferencing application for mentoring and small group meetings. Periodically Zoom offers a training session to familiarize users with its capabilities. If you are new to Zoom, this is a good way to learn how to use it. Since […]

Free Online Course in Occupational Health

A group of occupational health specialists in Bergen, Norway and in Tanzania/Ethiopia have collaborated in the development of a free online course in occupational health. They have asked us to help advertise it.

The course begins 7 March 2016, and it is possible to sign up now. The course is presented at the Master’s degree […]

Graphic Depicting AIHce Round Table on Africa

The Round Table on Africa at the recent AIHce conference in Salt Lake City was selected for graphic rendering — click on the graphics below to see them in larger format.

WHWB members were active participants in the Round Table — it was moderated by Lydia Renton, who also presented on WHWB training […]

Hesperian launches Workers Guide to Health and Safety

Miriam Lara-Meloy and Todd Jailer of Hesperian gave a great presentation at the WHWB teleconference today on Hesperian’s newly released Workers’ Guide to Health and Safety.

Hesperian produced the classic Where There is No Doctor and has developed and distributed a variety of health materials now available in over 80 languages.

Here are links to […]

WHWB Teaches Occupational Hygiene Course in Tanzania

Workplace Health Without Borders volunteers Lydia Renton and Marianne Levitsky taught the 5-day OHTA course W201 – Basic Principles in Occupational Hygiene to a group in Tanzania during the week of February 23-27, 2015. The course was offered in collaboration with and hosted by the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of […]