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Project Title: Developing a Smarter National Surveillance System for Occupational Safety and Health in the 21st Century

PIN: DELS-BANR-14-01         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Institute of Medicine

Sub Unit:
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources
Committee on National Statistics
Board on Health Sciences Policy

Yih, Peggy T

Subject/Focus Area:
Agriculture; Computers and Information Technology; Engineering and Technology; Health and Medicine; Industry and Labor

Developing a Smarter National Surveillance System for Occupational Safety and Health in the 21st Century
June 15, 2016 - June 16, 2016
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Jenna Briscoe


View Live Webcast and Recordings HERE

9:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. CLOSED SESSION (Committee and Staff Only)

1:00 – 1:15 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Ted Shortliffe, Committee Chair

1:15 – 1:20 p.m. Remarks from Academies’ Boards Overseeing Study
Robin Schoen (Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources)
Connie Citro (Committee on National Statistics)
Andy Pope (Board on Health Sciences Policy)

1:20 – 1:30 p.m. NAS Study Process and Committee’s Statement of Task
Peggy Yih, Study Director

1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Panel: Charge to the Committee from the Sponsors
Margaret Kitt (NIOSH), Kristen Monaco (BLS), and David Michaels (OSHA)
(5-minute remarks from each agency to discuss why they are sponsoring the study and how they hope the report will be useful for them; 15-minute Q&A with committee)

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Overview of BLS’s work
Kristen Monaco, BLS (confirmed)
(45-min presentation, 15-min Q&A with committee)

3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Break

3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Overview of NIOSH’s work
Dawn Castillo, Terri Schnorr, Marie Sweeney, NIOSH (confirmed)
(45-min presentation, 15-min Q&A with committee)

4:15 – 5:15 p.m. Overview of OSHA’s work
David Michaels, OSHA (confirmed)
(45-min presentation, 15-min Q&A with committee)

5:15 – 5:25 p.m. Public Comments
Please register ahead of time

5:25 – 5:30 p.m. Chair’s Closing Remarks for Day 1
Ted Shortliffe, Committee Chair

5:30 p.m. Adjourn Meeting for Day 1

8:30 – 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

8:45 – 9:15 a.m. A Perspective on Workplace Safety and Health Issues
David G. Sarvadi, Keller Heckman LLC (confirmed)

9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Public Health Surveillance
Paula Yoon, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (confirmed)

9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Surveillance Tools
Edward L. Baker, University of North Carolina (confirmed)

10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Hazard Surveillance
Noah Seixas, University of Washington (confirmed)

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Economics and Workers Compensation
J. Paul Leigh, UC Davis (confirmed)

11:30 – 11:55 a.m. Public Comments
Please register ahead of time

11:55 – 12:00 p.m. Chair’s Closing Remarks
Ted Shortliffe, Committee Chair

12:00 p.m. Adjourn Open Session

12:00 – 3:00 p.m. CLOSED SESSION (Committee and Staff Only)

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Ted Shortliffe
David Bonauto
David Buckeridge
Steve Cohen
Tish Davis
Jerry Kominski
Scott Mugno
Ken Rosenman
Peg Seminario
Glenn Shor
David Wegman

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Committee conflict of interest, bias, and composition
Statement of Task
Topics for next meeting

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: June 21, 2016