The Aging Workforce
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When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Where: PHRA Training Center
One Gateway Center
420 Fort Duquesne Blvd
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  15222
United States
Presenter: Dennis Martin, OTR/L, CHT
Contact: PHRA Office

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8:00 a.m.- Networking

8:30 a.m.- Program

10:00 a.m.- Program concludes



PHRA Members: $39

Nonmembers: $79


As our workforce grows older, business’ need to have the experienced skilled workers stay on the job as replacements may not readily be available. Employees have concern over how they can physically stay on the job and perform well, while they also need to keep working due to economics. Explore the strategies and proactive approach needed to successfully keep ourselves and our employees on the job and healthy.


Goals and Objectives

Participants will be able to:

1. Identify risk factors for injuries and poor health, as well as strategies to combat the risk factors.

2. Understand the effects of aging.

3. Identify what the employer and employee can do to help keep aging workers on the job.

4. Gain an understanding of the benefits in having an active life style vs. inactivity.



About Dennis Dennis Martin, OTR/L, CHT is the Occupational Therapy Program Director for UPMC Centers for Rehab Services. Dennis is an Occupational Therapist and Certified Hand Therapist who has specialized in Industrial Rehabilitation over the past 21 years. This has included working on site in many industries to assist with environmental and staffing strategies aimed at injury prevention and return to work for the injured worker.


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Pittsburgh Human Resources Association is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.The use of the HRCI seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit.

Cancellation Policy: Written cancellations received before Friday, April 5, 2019 will receive a full refund. No refunds will be given after April 9. Substitutes are welcome with advance written notice.



Pittsburgh Human Resources Association (PHRA)
420 Fort Duquesne Boulevard
One Gateway Center – Suite 1852
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
Ph: 412-261-5537