Fostering a work environment that supports positive health and fitness practices so employees can reduce health-risk factors, achieve healthy lifestyles, and become more fit.
The Suffolk County Police Department now offers drop off locations to safely dispose of expired or unwanted prescription drugs.
EAP BVA movie
"Veteran Nation" (30 min film)"
Presented by Nancy Losinno, EAP
12 pm, Berkner Hall, Room B
Thursday, May 23, 2013, 12:00 pm
The Brookhaven Veterans Association (BVA) has been working with the Employee Assistance Program to highlight some of the issues that are being confronted by returning veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan. As a society and a caring community here at BNL, we owe it to our veterans to reach out and show our support besides thanking them for their service to our country. As we approach Memorial Day, the BVA will be showing a fascinating 30 minute film. No registration is required.
Health Promotion Program Lecture
"Exercise Safely: Your Guide to a Smart Start & Safe Finish"
12 pm, Berkner Hall Auditorium
Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 12:00 pm
All are invited to a talk on exercise safety by orthopedic surgeon Michael Sileo and Brookhaven Lab physical therapist Gary Welch on Wednesday, May 29, at noon in Berkner Hall. An excellent opportunity for those who are physically active, ranging weekend warriors to marathon runners, Sileo and Welch will discuss exercising safely, focusing on their guidelines for a smart start and safe finish.
Kate Hoffmann of Stony Brook University’s Physical Therapy Program addresses the importance of workplace safety requirements, the Brookhaven Lab safety policy, the impacts of seated work and standing work, the hazards related to slips, trips, and falls, and the proper way to lift heavy items. Part of Healthfest 2012.