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Advisory Council


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Julia Halberg, MD, MPH, MS, FACOEM

Healthcare Strategist, Physician, Business Executive Adjunct Assistant ProfessorDean’s Cabinet, University of Minnesota School of Public Health


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David S. Abrams, CIH, MSPH

President, ARS Environmental Health, Inc.
Address 11501 Fetterly Road West Minnetonka MN 55305 Phone: 952-513-0116
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Amira Adawe, BS, MPH

Executive Director The Beauty Well Project
Phone: 612-250-4263
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Thomas J. Albin, PhD, PE, CPE

Former Executive Director Office Ergonomics Research Committee (OERC)Principal, High Plains Engineering Services
Phone: 612-724-6978 Website: VIEW CV
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Mary Bauer, CIH, CSP

Compliance Assistance Specialist Eau Claire OSHA Office
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Brian R. Bent, CPCU, ARM, MS

Vice President and Director of Underwriting SFM Mutual Insurance Company
Phone: 952-838-4344
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Brian J. Finder, DIT, CIH

Professor, Operations and Management Department Director, M.S. Risk Control Program, NIOSH Training Project GrantUniversity of Wisconsin-Stout
Phone: 715-232-1422
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Fred Gerr, MD

Professor, Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, Carver College of MedicineUniversity of Iowa
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Susan Hallbeck, PhD, PE, CPE

Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Scientific Director for Health Care Systems Engineering, Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery Consultant, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences ResearchProfessor and Section Head, Health Care Systems Engineering, College of Medicine; Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic
Phone: 507-538-7944
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Jim Kelly, MS

Manager, Environmental Surveillance and Assessment Section Minnesota Department of Health
Phone: 651-201-4910
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Al Koch

Program Manager North Dakota Occupational Safety and Health ConsultationBismarck State College
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Tracy K. Miller, MPH

State Epidemiologist North Dakota Department of HealthDivision of Disease Control
Address 2635 E. Main Avenue, P.O. Box 5520 Bismarck ND 58506-5520 Phone: 701-328-2387
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Nan N. Pham

CEO Thanh Binh InternationalHealth and Beauty Advocate
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Richard A. Pollock, CSP

President, Rivendell Safety Consulting LLC Past President, ASSP 2012-2013Vice Chair, Board of Certified Safety Professionals Foundation
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Nico Pronk, PhD, M.A., FACSM, FAWHP

President, Health Partners Institute Chief Science Officer, HealthPartners, Inc.
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Jon Puetz, M.Ed, BSEE

Director, Loss Control and Risk Management, Boen & Associates, Inc. Former Program Director, South Dakota Occupational Safety and Health Consultation ProgramEngineering Extension, South Dakota State University
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John Rebrovich

Former Sub-District Director Assistant to the PresidentUnited Steel Workers, District 11
Address Eveleth MN
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Diane Rohlman

Director, Healthier Workforce Center; Director, Agricultural Safety and Health Training Program, Heartland Center for Occupational Health and Safety Endowed Chair, Rural Health and Safety;Professor, Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, University of Iowa
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Vikki Sanders

Workplace Violence Prevention Coordinator Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health Administration
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John See, BA, MA

Co-Chair, Labor Education Service (LES) Carlson School of ManagementUniversity of Minnesota
Phone: 612-624-6039 Website: Labor Education Service