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Pathways to Prevention: Total Worker Health®—What’s Work Got to Do With It? December 9–10, 2015

Day 1 – Wednesday, December 9, 2015

8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Eastern time

Time Agenda Item
8:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
Gary H. Gibbons, M.D.
Director
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
8:40 a.m. Charge to the Panel
David M. Murray, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Disease Prevention
Director
Office of Disease Prevention
National Institutes of Health
8:50 a.m. Workshop Overview and Panel Activities
Sue Curry, Ph.D.
Dean
College of Public Health
Distinguished Professor
Department of Health Management and Policy
University of Iowa
9:00 a.m. A Brief Introduction to Total Worker Health
L. Casey Chosewood, M.D., M.P.H.
Director
Office for Total Worker Health
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
9:20 a.m. Labor/Worker Perspective
Jason McInnis, M.H.S.
National Director
Health & Safety (Canada)
Boilermakers International
Key Question 1: What Studies Exist Assessing Integrated Interventions?
Time Agenda Item
9:40 a.m. Evidence-based Practice Center Presentation I: Characteristics of Studies Evaluating Integrated Interventions
Cindy Feltner, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Associate Director
RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Centers
University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
10:00 a.m. Effectiveness of Total Worker Health Interventions
W. Kent Anger, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist and Associate Director
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences
Professor
Behavioral Neuroscience, Public Health & Preventive Medicine
Director
Oregon Healthy Workforce Center
Oregon Health & Science University
10:20 a.m. Integrating Health and Safety: The Next Generation
Ron Loeppke, M.D., M.P.H., FACOEM, FACPM
Vice Chairman
U.S. Preventive Medicine
10:40 a.m. Discussion
11:10 a.m. Lunch
Key Question 2: What Are the Known Benefits and Harms of Integrated Interventions?
Time Agenda Item
12:10 p.m. Evidence-based Practice Center Presentation II: Effectiveness and Harms of Integrated Interventions
Cindy Feltner, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Associate Director
RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Centers
University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
12:30 p.m. Work and Health: Evidence on the Pathways to Implementing Total Worker Health
Glorian Sorensen, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Professor
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Director
Center for Work, Health, & Well-Being
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
12:50 p.m. How Are Costs and Benefits Affected by Program Process and Workplace Characteristics
Laura Punnett, Sc.D.
Professor
Department of Work Environment
Co-Director
Center for the Promotion of Health in the New England Workplace
Senior Associate
Center for Women & Work
University of Massachusetts, Lowell
1:10 p.m. Assessment of the Impact of Workplace Health Programs on Health and Working Life
Alex Burdorf, Ph.D.
Professor of Determinants of Population Health
Department of Public Health
Erasmus MC
University Medical Center Rotterdam
The Netherlands
1:30 p.m. Next Steps and Adjourn

Day 2 – Thursday, December 10, 2015

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern time

Time Agenda Item
Key Question 2 (continued): What Are the Known Benefits and Harms of Integrated Interventions?
8:30 a.m. Recap of Key Question 2 Presentations
Sue Curry, Ph.D.
Dean
College of Public Health
Distinguished Professor
Department of Health Management and Policy
University of Iowa
8:40 a.m. Employer Outcomes of Total Worker Health Initiatives
Nico Pronk, Ph.D., FACSM, FAWHP
Vice President and Chief Science Officer
HealthPartners
9:00 a.m. Discussion
Key Question 3: What Are the Characteristics of Effective Integrated/Combined Interventions and Programs?
Time Agenda Item
9:40 a.m. Evidence-based Practice Center Presentation III: What Are the Characteristics of Effective Integrated Interventions?
Cindy Feltner, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Associate Director
RTI-UNC Evidence-based Practice Centers
University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
10:00 a.m. Program Feasibility, Scalability/Translation, and Dissemination
Jane Lipscomb, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
Professor
Schools of Nursing and Medicine
Director
Center for Community-Based Engagement and Learning
University of Maryland, Baltimore
10:20 a.m. Innovations in Total Worker Health I: Interventions To Promote Well-Being in Small Businesses
Lee S. Newman, M.D., FACOEM, FCCP
Professor
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health
Colorado School of Public Health
Director
Center for Health, Work & Environment
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
10:40 a.m. Innovations in Total Worker Health II: Opportunities To Improve Employee Engagement
Robert K. McLellan, M.D., M.P.H., FACOEM
Chief
Section of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Medical Director
Live Well/Work Well
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, of Community & Family
Medicine, and of the Dartmouth Institute
Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
11:00 a.m. Discussion
11:40 a.m. Lunch
Key Question 4: What Factors Influence the Effectiveness of Integrated Interventions?
Time Agenda Item
12:20 p.m. Work Organization and Psychosocial Factors of the Workplace Environment: Interventions in Terms of Psychosocial Factors
Leslie B. Hammer, Ph.D.
Professor
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Director
Occupational Health Psychology Program
Associate Director
Oregon Healthy Workforce Center
Department of Psychology
Portland State University
12:40 p.m. Workforce Characteristics (Contingent Workforce; Systems of Employment; Vulnerable Populations; Low Wage, Shift, Older Workers, etc.)
Sherry Baron, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor
Barry Commoner Center for Health and the Environment
City University of New York
1:00 p.m. Conducting Research Intervention Studies in a Labor–Management Environment
David LeGrande
Director
Communications Workers of America
1:20 p.m. How the Policy Environment Affects Total Worker Health
Rosemary K. Sokas, M.D., M.O.H., M.Sc.
Professor and Chair
Department of Human Services
School of Nursing and Health Studies
Georgetown University
1:40 p.m. Discussion
2:20 p.m. Roundtable Discussion on Health in the Real World

Lawrence J. Fine, M.D., Dr.P.H. (Moderator)
Chief
Clinical Applications and Prevention Branch
Division of Prevention and Population Sciences
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health

Jamie F. Becker, M.S.W., LCSW-C
Associate Director
Health Promotion
Laborers’ Health & Safety Fund of North America

Joseph J. Hurrell, Jr., Ph.D.
Outgoing Editor
Journal of Occupational Health Psychology

Pam Hymel, M.D., M.P.H., FACOEM
Chief Medical Officer
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

Laurie Whitesel, Ph.D.
Director of Policy Research
American Heart Association
3:20 p.m. Workshop Closing
John Howard, M.D., M.P.H., J.D., LL.M.
Director
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
3:30 p.m. Workshop Wrap-Up, Next Steps, Adjourn
Attendees will be responsible for meals and/or light refreshments on their own, at their own cost. The government and/or government contractors are not involved in facilitating the provision of food and/or light refreshments.