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National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council
Board on Human System Integration
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Planning Meeting
October 17, 2013

The Board on Human-Systems Integration (BOHSI) held a planning meeting investigating the scope of the evidence on work, organization, social, cultural, and health factors related to the safe movement of patients.
This activity was sponsored by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Veteran's Health Administration (VA).

► Meeting Agenda

This activity was planned in coordination with the BOHSI Safe Patient Handling and Mobility task force:

Nancy J. Cooke, (Chair of BOHSI), Cognitive Science and Engineering, Arizona State University
Pascale Carayon, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Center for Quality and
    Productivity Improvement, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sara J. Czaja, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center on Aging,
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

David Rempel, Deparment of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Matthew Rizzo, Department of Neurology, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering,
    and the Public Policy Center, University of Iowa

Barbara Silverstein, Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention (SHARP) Program,
    Washington State Department of Labor and Industries

David H. Wegman, Deparment of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Jeanne Rivard, Senior Program Officer, 202-334-2967
Jatryce Jackson, Program Associate, 202-334-3868
Barbara Wanchisen, BOHSI Director, 202-334-3357
Toby Warden, Associate BOHSI Director, 202-334-3357
Mickelle Rodriguez, Program Coordinator, 202-334-3876

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