AIHA Announces Poppy Crum and Faridodin “Fredi” Lajvardi as AIHce EXP 2023 Keynote Speakers

AIHA is pleased to announce Poppy Crum, PhD, and Faridodin “Fredi” Lajvardi as keynote speakers at AIHce EXP 2023. Their presentations will initiate and conclude the association’s yearly conference, a preeminent event for members of occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) professions that will be held May 22–24 in Phoenix, Arizona. Crum is the chief scientist at NextSense Inc. and an adjunct professor at Stanford University. Her presentation, “Optimizing Human Performance Through Technology,” will kick off the conference on May 22 at 8 a.m. Mountain time and will explore the human and consumer applications of rapidly advancing technology.

Lajvardi will deliver the closing keynote session, “Diversity Is Key to Move the OEHS Agenda Forward,” on May 24 at 3:30 p.m. His presentation will show attendees why diversity is key to igniting interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education, building teams in which members support and motivate each other, and fueling creative innovation and problem-solving. Lajvardi will also discuss reasons why certain teams are successful and the critical role that diversity plays in building resilient, innovative organizations.

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