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Safety, Health & Wellness Day, June 26

NIH Safety, Health and Wellness Day will be held Wednesday, June 26, rain or shine, at the Clinical Center south complex from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the activities and learn about safety, health and wellness opportunities at NIH. The Office of Research Services, Office of Research Facilities, NIH occupational safety and health committee and the laboratory sustainability group are combining efforts to increase workplace health awareness and promotion. The National Institute on Aging is cosponsor of the event.

The focus this year is to enhance employee nutrition, wellness, physical fitness, safety awareness and prevent or reduce work-related injuries and illnesses. A wide range of activities and exhibits will be presented including health screenings, safety and health promotion exhibits, nutrition demonstrations and tastings, physical fitness activities and NIH IC exhibits. 

Plan to stay for lunch and choose from menu items prepared by food trucks or shop for a variety of fresh foods at the farmer’s market. For more information, visit

Individuals who need reasonable accommodation to participate should contact Linda Kiefer at (301) 402-8180 and/or the Federal Relay at 877-709-5798. 

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