Pre-conference Workshops - Monday, March 27

Take advantage of the opportunity to enhance your skills and boost your learning by participating in a pre-conference workshop. Learn from experienced practitioners who will address your concerns about ergonomics. They are open to all registered conference attendees and require a separate fee.

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8 a.m. – Noon Workshops
Ergonomics in Design

Presented by: Peregrin Spieholz, The Boeing Company and James Koshy, Walt Disney World
Overview of Management Systems and International Ergonomics Standards and Guidelines
Presented by: Steve Gutmann, S. H. Gutmann Consulting, LLC, Paul Schwab, Texas Instruments Inc. and Kevin Tesh, J&J Medical Ltd.

1 – 5 p.m. Workshops
Measuring 101 – How to Make the Most of Your Ergonomics Assessments using Low-Tech Measurement Tools
Presented by: Gary Allread, Institute for Ergonomics - The Ohio State University and Rick Barker, Inteva Products
Ergonomic Methods to Assess the Cumulative Effects of Multiple Tasks - Moving Beyond Isolated Task Analyses
Presented by: Jim Potvin, Potvin Biomechanics Inc.
Experience Ergonomics: Training Demonstrations that Illustrate Ergonomic and Safety Concepts
Presented by: Paul Adams, 3M and Lisa Brooks, ORCHSE Strategies, LLC
Ergonomics for the Changing Worker Demographics
Presented by: Ranjana Mehta, Texas A&M School of Public Health

Full-Day Workshop
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Ergonomics Certification Review: Determining What You Do and Do NOT Know
Presented by: Sheree Gibson, Ergonomics Applications