Historic programs

2018 Program
 
Thursday - April 19, 2018
 
7:00 - 8:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome, Opening Remarks, Presentation to Sponsors, Introduction of Master of Ceremonies
-Kevin Earp
, President
8:15 - 9:45 Ethical Decision Making, Presentation
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Dr. Robert Emery, VP for Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, & Associate Professor of Occupational Health - The University of Texas School of Public Health
9:45 - 10:15 Break and Visit with Vendors
10:15 - 11:45
 
“Workplace Violence: Managing Through Difficult Situations”, Presentation
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Jeff Walden, Threat Management Team, Bank of America
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch and Visit with Vendors
1:00 - 2:00
Workshop 1

"Digital Applications for Safety”,
Presentation, Digital Safety Apps List
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Scott Patlovich, Dr.PH, CBSP, CHMM, CPH; Director, Environmental Health & Safety, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston; Instructor, The University of Texas School of Public Health
Workshop 2 “Using Social Media to Defend Workers’ Compensation Claims”, Presentation
-T. Nicole Tackett, Esq., Vernis and Bowling of Charlotte, PLLC, Charlotte, NC
Workshop 3 "OSHA Update"
-Lee McKinney, Industrial Hygiene Consultant, NCDOL OSH Division
2:00 - 2:30 Break and Visit with Vendors
2:30 - 3:30
Workshop 1

“Downloading and Utilizing Digital Safety Applications Demonstration” Digital Safety Apps List
-Dr. Scott Patlovich, CBSP, CHMM, CPH Director, Environmental Health & Safety, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Instructor, The University of Texas School of Public Health
Workshop 2 "Employment Law Issues in Workers' Compensation", Presentation
-T. Nicole Tackett, Esq., Vernis and Bowling of Charlotte, PLLC, Charlotte, NC
Workshop 3 "Natural Gas Safety at Home"
-James Graham, Duke Energy, Gas Operations, Technical Trainer
3:30 - 4:00 Break and Visit with Vendors
4:00 - 5:00
Workshop 1

“Using Advanced Technologies - Telematics to Monitor & Modify Driver Behaviors”, Presentation
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Richard Bleser – SVP, Fleet Specialty Practice Leader Marsh Risk Consulting, Workforce Strategies
Workshop 2 “Ergonomics Culture: Raise Awareness to Succeed”
-Heather S. White, Senior Ergonomist, The Ergonomics Center, Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University
Workshop 3 "Confined Space: Ask an Expert"
-Laura Crawford, District Supervisor NCDOL, OSH Division;
-Tim Gordon, Sr. Manager, Corporate Safety, Charter Communications;
-Matt Losh, AVP, CSP, CHMM, Bank of America, Enterprise Insurance Management, Loss Control – Injury Prevention
5:00 - 8:30

Attendee Appreciation Reception sponsored by ENSCO Supply



Friday - April 20, 2018
 
7:00 - 8:30 Hot Buffet Breakfast & Visit with Vendors
8:30 - 10:00 "What about Active Shooters and OSHA Inspections: How to Be Ready for Both"
WPV Presentation,
OSHA Inspection Presentation
-Travis Vance, Fisher & Phillips LLC
10:00 - 10:30 Break and Visit with Vendors
10:30 - 12:00 “Applying Lessons From Other Public Health Professions”, Presentation
-Dr. Robert Emery, VP for Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, & Associate Professor of Occupational Health - The University of Texas School of Public Health

12:00
Closing Remarks & Grand Prize Drawing!!!  

An attendance certificate will be provided.