The Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center (UMASH) is a multidisciplinary collaboration of five leading research and health care institutions. This collaboration brings together unique and complimentary expertise to address existing and emerging occupational health and safety issues in agriculture.
ONE HEALTH IN AGRICULTURAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
UMASH embraces a One Health philosophy that recognizes the connections between human, animal, and environmental health when addressing occupational health and safety issues in agriculture.
UMASH is one of nine Centers of Excellence in Agricultural Disease and Injury Research, Education, and Prevention funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) throughout the United States. Funding is provided through a cooperative agreement from NIOSH, 1 U54 OH010170 (2009-2016).