Barb Wisniewski Appointed Chair of the Board of NIOSH’s Deep South Educational Resource Center
December 8, 2015
We were pleased to learn that Barb Wisniewski, McWane Vice President Health & Safety, was recently appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of NIOSH’s Deep South Educational Resource Center. NIOSH is the research arm for the Center for Disease Control and has eighteen university-based Education and Research Centers throughout the United States.
The Deep South Center is affiliated with the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Auburn University and covers the geographical region of Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Georgia, and the panhandle of Florida. The goal of the center is to provide educational opportunities for occupational health and safety professionals and students, as well as to facilitate research and collaboration with industry and professional organizations.