University of Washington is pleased to announce an upcoming community engagement lecture series for agricultural communities. The goal of this 4-part series is to share agricultural solutions on a variety of topics that will improve the health and safety of the workforce in the northwest region. The program brings together an expert line-up of research faculty and community partners who will cover sexual harassment prevention, dairy safety, heat education and awareness, and pesticide safety. Each session will include lessons learned, practical resources and ready-to use toolkits for assessing, evaluating, and preventing injuries and illnesses on the farm.
Community Health Workers, Extension Agents, and Agricultural Safety Specialists, Promotores de Salud, safety professionals, health educators, human resources professionals, public health professionals, and staff in community-based organizations.