About Us

Our Mission

The Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health (CCRWH) was formed in September 2010. Our mission is to build research collaborations that will improve worker and workplace health.

Click here to download the Inaugural Meeting presentation by Dr. Laura Linnan, Professor and Director, Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health entitled “The Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health: Brief Rationale and Getting Started.”

Leadership

Laura Linnan, ScD, CHES
Director of the Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health
linnan@email.unc.edu

Dr. Linnan designs, implements and rigorously evaluates multi-level, interventions that attempt to prevent or eliminate disparities in chronic diseases within a variety of community settings, with a special emphasis on worksites. She has a special interest in low-wage workers, developing comprehensive and integrated worker health and safety programs, and, addressing the needs of small to medium-size employers.   Read more>>

Maija Leff, Project Director for the Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health
Collaborative Staff

Maija Leff, Project Director for the Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health

Maija Leff, MPH
Project Director
ccrwh@unc.edu

Ms. Leff is the Project Director for the Carolina Collaborative for Research on Work and Health (CCRWH) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Read more>>