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As custodian of the OHS Body of Knowledge for Generalist OHS Professionals the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board has an interest in promoting OHS research and ensuring its translation and dissemination to inform OHS practice. The Accreditation Board conducted a Forum for OHS researchers and OHS Professionals to discuss a range of issues around OHS research. Participation in the Forum was by attendance at RMIT University or online via Collaborate.

The individual presentations can also be viewed below.

Welcome and introductions Emeritus Professor Mike Capra
Chair, Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board
The Safe Work Australia research agenda and the Australian WHS Strategy action area of Research and Evaluation Dr Perri Timmins
Acting Director, Research & Evaluation, Safe Work Australia
A Regulator’s view of the needs for OHS research from the perspective of SafeWork NSW Peter Dunphy
Executive Director, SafeWork NSW
The concept of an OHS research community of practice and an “OHS Research Road Map” Pam Pryor
Registrar, Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board
The OHS Body of Knowledge and its role in translation and dissemination of research to inform practice. Pam Pryor
Summary and close Emeritus Professor Mike Capra
Chair, Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board

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