Just Announced: AIHA, NCICS to Hold First Occupational Health Conference in Shanghai The 1st China-U.S. Occupational Health Symposium, hosted by China’s National Center for International Cooperation in Work Safety, State Administration of Work Safety (NCICS, SAWS) and AIHA, will take place Sept. 15–16, 2015, in Shanghai, China. The conference will revolve around the theme of “Exploring Challenges and Opportunities in Occupational Health.” It will highlight best practices from the U.S. and other developed countries, explore new paths of occupational health for China, and foster relevant industries. NCICS and AIHA invite safety and health managers, occupational health professionals, medical staff, researchers, and representatives from disease control and evaluation service organizations and institutions to participate in the Symposium and share insights.

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