NIOSH Lifting Equation Webinar on Feb. 4 at 11 A.M. PST

Join presenter Jack Lu, certified professional ergonomist and a researcher in the Division of Applied Research and Technology at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), for the NIOSH Lifting Equation webinar on Thursday, February 4 at 11 A.M. PST.

The NIOSH lifting equation, developed by Thomas Waters, has impacted manual material handling across many industries. Learn the impact of Waters’ research on the NIOSH lifting equation, healthcare ergonomics and child ergonomics in agriculture during this free webinar.

Be sure to click the link below to learn more and register.

Genia Tour: February 19 @ 2 PM


First come, first served with priority going to paid members! Limited to 10 people. Selected attendees who signed up through Google Forms will receive an e-mail confirming their attendance. If you do not receive an e-mail confirming your attendance prior to the tour, you may be turned away.

Sign up here! 10 people MAX!
Genia Technologies is company with the goal of making genetic testing easy and affordable. The applications of this technology include he diagnosis of cancers and infectious diseases, non-invasive prenatal testing, matching the right drug to the right patient and identification of genetic diseases. Find out more at:

• Tour of the Genia facility
There are many labs for us to check out to get an idea of what those at Genia do on a day-to-day basis

• Presentation and Q & A
Attendees will learn more about what Genia does and some more details on their sequencing technology. In addition, we’ll hear from their UX Engineer, an SJSU HFE alumnus, about what kinds of projects he works on and learn more about UX in the discovery phase of healthcare.

2841 Scott Blvd, Santa Clara, CA, 95054

Plenty of parking is available in front of the building, the Genia entrance is marked with a red arrow in the attached photo.

Friday, February 19th @ 2 pm
The tour lasts 90 minutes, please arrive on time to sign in.

Please sign up here 10 people MAX!:

Have your portfolio reviewed by Saleforce!

Saleforce bannerThe Saleforce UX team is hosting a Portfolio Review event at our office in San Francisco on Thursday, February 11th! Please submit your portfolio, and enter for the chance to attend.

Due to limited space, we will be reviewing all submissions and select students will be invited. This will provide you with an opportunity to network with Salesforce UX team members and to receive personalized feedback on your portfolio!

Deadline to enter is Friday, January 29th!