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Featured Events 

2019 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, March 24–27, 2019, Chicago, IL.
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Other Meetings                                

To submit information about meetings related to human factors/ergonomics, send details to HFES.


36th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists (AIOH 2018), December 1–5, 2018, Melbourne, Australia.


Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) National Forum on Quality Improvement in Healthcare, December 9–12, 2018, Orlando, FL.

35th International Test and Evaluation Symposium, December 11–14, 2018, Oxnard, CA.



Hawaii International Conference on System Science, January 8–11, 2019, Maui, HI.

2019 Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting, January 13–17, 2019, Washington, DC.

International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH 2019), January 26–30, 2019, San Antonio, TX.


American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) 2019 National Conference, April 8–10, 2019, Jacksonville, FL.


20th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, May 7–10, 2019, Dayton, OH.


University of Michigan Human Factors Engineering Short Course


9th International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) Conference MIM 2019, August 28–30, 2019, Berlin, Germany.

Short Courses 


SRI•Ergonomics, The Ohio State University: Putting Ergonomics into Practice, October 9–12, 2018, Columbus, OH.

This course will enable you to:

  • Understand ergonomics principles through lectures, case studies, in-class demonstrations, and hands-on exercises

  • Learn the biomechanical and physiological bases of musculoskeletal disorders

  • Use a variety of ergonomics assessment tools to evaluate work processes

  • Improve work environments, assembly lines, lean manufacturing processes, and tools & equipment for safety and efficiency

  • Develop ergonomics processes for maximum benefit

  • Reduce debilitating and expensive occupational injuries, workers’ comp costs, and healthcare premiums

  • Decrease human error due to poor workstation design

  • Increase product quality and productivity, and your company’s profitability