Newsroom

  • Colton Castro

    Student Spotlight: Colton Castro

    Feb 6, 2023
    One of the many ways we work to protect workers is through educating and training future leaders in occupational safety and health. As part of our Student Spotlight series highlighting our trainees, we interviewed Colton Castro, a Mountain & Plains Education and Research Center trainee earning a Master's in Environmental Health with a specialization in Industrial Hygiene from Colorado State University.
    Full story
  • Screenshot 2023-02-01 at 12.43.13 PM

    As Colorado’s worker death toll rises, experts point to these reasonsOpens in a new window

    Jan 31, 2023
    Lili Tenney, DrPH, Assistant Professor and Director of Outreach and Programs at our center, discusses the rise in Colorado workplace fatalities, mental health struggles, and opioid abuse in the Denver Business Journal.
    Opens in a new window Full story
  • Francesca Macaluso

    Francesca Macaluso is Public Health, Born and Raised

    Jan 9, 2023
    As a senior professional research assistant and doctorate in public health candidate at the Colorado School of Public Health, Macaluso explores the relationships between issues such as drought and heavy metals exposure in her research projects in the San Luis Valley of Southern Colorado.
    Full story
  • pexels-rodnae-productions-6518694

    Have a cup of cheer... but consider making it a mocktail

    Dec 13, 2022
    For many companies, this December will be the first time since 2019 that employees will come together for an in-person holiday party. More employees may be dealing with alcohol addiction than in years past. Employers should be mindful of employees who are in recovery or trying to cut back on their alcohol consumption.
    Full story
  • tim-mossholder-xDwEa2kaeJA-unsplash

    Climate Impacts and Solutions for Outdoor Workers

    Nov 17, 2022
    Increasingly hotter temperatures indoors and out can also amplify existing injuries and illnesses for workers with chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease and kidney disease. While attending and presenting at the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®, David Shapiro summarizes a session on the climate crisis and its impacts on outdoor workers.
    Full story
  • Construction workers

    Preventing Suicide and Protecting Mental Health in the Construction Industry

    Nov 15, 2022
    There is a mental health epidemic going on in the construction industry. People working in construction are nearly 3.5 times more likely to die by suicide than the general population. While attending and presenting at the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®, David Shapiro summarizes a session on suicide in the construction industry.
    Full story
  • Julia Beckel Headshot

    Student Spotlight: Julia Beckel

    Nov 11, 2022
    One of the many ways we work to protect workers is through educating and training future leaders in occupational safety and health. As part of our Student Spotlight series highlighting our trainees, we interviewed Julia Beckel, MS, a Mountain & Plains Education and Research Center trainee earning a PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from Colorado State University.
    Full story
  • Symposium attendees

    Power at Work: Reflections from the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®

    Oct 31, 2022
    While attending and presenting at the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®, David Shapiro summarizes a session on power at work and its intersection with the TWH approach.
    Full story
  • Symposium collage with logo

    Celebrating the Success of the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®

    Oct 27, 2022
    Our Center recently hosted 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®, in Bethesda, MD at the NIH Campus. The four-day conference hosted students, working professionals, researchers, and academics from diverse backgrounds and workplaces, united in their pursuit of improving health, safety and well-being for the global workforce.
    Full story
  • Lili Tenney TWH Symposium

    The Future of Total Worker Health® Training

    Oct 26, 2022
    While attending and presenting at the 3rd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®, David Shapiro summarizes the future of TWH training programs and the distinctions between each which help serve different trainees and industries.
    Full story
  • Showing 41 - 50 of 169 results

Center for Health, Work & Environment

Colorado School of Public Health

CU Anschutz

Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place

Suite W3111

Mail Stop B119

Aurora, CO 80045


CMS Login