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Deadline to Register – Exec. Ed. Online: Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: Fundamentals for Health and Safety Professionals

Virtual

Program runs: July 15-19, 2024 Registration Deadline: July 12, 2024 Work-related injury and illness significantly impact both employee productivity and employers’ bottom line. Beyond these direct costs, public perception of an organization can be adversely affected by health, safety, and environmental issues. Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: The Application of Basic Principles will help you address these challenges. This … Continue reading "Deadline to Register – Exec. Ed. Online: Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: Fundamentals for Health and Safety Professionals"

Hot Topics Seminar Series: Food Insecurity as a Public Health Issue—from Mechanisms to Policies

In Person

Please join the Office of Educational Programs for the first of our Hot Topics Seminar Series. Food Insecurity as a Public Health Issue- from Mechanism to Policies Faculty Speaker: Cindy Leung, ScD, Department of Nutrition Dr. Cindy Leung is an Assistant Professor of Nutrition Public Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Her … Continue reading "Hot Topics Seminar Series: Food Insecurity as a Public Health Issue—from Mechanisms to Policies"

Deadline for Registration: In-Place Filter Testing Workshop

In Person

Program runs:  July 22 – 26, 2024 Deadline to apply for program: July 19, 2024 This on-campus program prepares participants to test and certify systems containing HEPA filtration and gas adsorption systems for nuclear and non-nuclear applications. Participants learn the latest regulatory requirements for nuclear air cleaning, develop an understanding of filtration theory, and gain the experience … Continue reading "Deadline for Registration: In-Place Filter Testing Workshop"

Best Practices for Data Visualization

Virtual

This one-hour workshop goes over key design principles to guide your choices on color, graph type, and other visual options when making data visualizations. We’ll finish with a demonstration of one online (and free!) tool that will allow you to apply what you’ve learned and quickly spin up a good looking chart or graph.

Summer Mindfulness Sessions

In Person

The Thich Nhat Hanh Center for Mindfulness in Public Health invites Harvard Chan students, staff, and faculty to come together for an afternoon mindfulness practice throughout Summer 2024 (June, July, and August). We will meet twice per month on Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 1:50 p.m. beginning June 20th, 2024. Summer mindfulness sessions – weather permitting – may … Continue reading "Summer Mindfulness Sessions"

Plotting like a Pro: Data Visualization with ggplot2

Virtual

In this one-hour hands-on workshop we will demonstrate how to create high-quality plots utilizing the ggplot2 R package. The workshop will cover different plot formats as well as many of the key options and theme layers that participants may be interested in applying to create their highly customized plots. We will also cover exporting plots … Continue reading "Plotting like a Pro: Data Visualization with ggplot2"