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UMASH at the Minnesota State Fair
U of M Driven to Discover Building
August 24-25 • 3-9 PM
Minnesota State Fairgrounds
St. Paul, Minnesota
Visit us at the "Great Minnesota Get-Together!" UMASH will be at the 2014 Minnesota State Fair conducting a brief survey of State Fair visitors about the food they eat, including their knowledge and attitudes about worker health and safety in agriculture. The survey is open to anyone age 18 or older.
International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
The 26th Annual International Society for Environmental Epidemiology Conference, From Local to Global: Advancing Science for Policy in Environmental Health, will be held in Seattle, Washington August 24-28, 2014.
2014 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference
St. Paul, Minnesota
The University of Minnesota, Allen D. Leman Swine Conference is an annual educational event for the global swine industry. It is internationally acclaimed for bringing science-driven solutions to the complex challenges facing the industry. Each year hundreds of participants from over 20 countries attend the Leman Swine Conference held in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Major players in swine production, animal health management, and marketing from around the world exhibit their products and services.
National Farm Safety Week
Safety Counts : Protecting What Matters
National Farm Safety Week is September 21-27, 2014. This year's theme is "Safety Counts: Protecting What Matters".
For a full list of events and resources, including webinars and PSAs, visit the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS) website.
7th International Symposium: Safety & Health in Agricultural & Rural Populations: Global Perspectives (SHARP)
Saskatoon, SK, Canada
The 7th International Symposium: Safety & Health in Agricultural & Rural Populations: Global Perspectives (SHARP) will host a diverse range of topics on agricultural, occupational, and rural health topics. This symposium will capture the impact of global issues and challenges facing the health and safety of rural peoples in the twenty first century will seek to bridge gaps that occur between the spectra of basic research, applied research, the community and policy. The Symposium is intended to be inclusive of all rural settings, from those in fully industrialized countries to those in emerging or subsistence economies. This year's themes are: Healthy Workplaces, Healthy People, Healthy Communities, and Healthy Environments.