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Designing Healthier Home Offices

Thursday, May 14th

COVID-19 has moved many professionals to work from home. As remote working becomes part of the new normal, optimizing home offices for ergonomics and comfort will be critical.

In this live webinar, Dr. Alan Hedge will discuss how you can tackle postural concerns that come with working from home. He'll also address topics like indoor air quality, optimal lighting, and equipment hygiene. Be prepared to come away with tangible recommendations that'll help you create a workspace that's more comfortable and productive for the times ahead.

Our Expert

This webinar will be hosted by Dr. Alan Hedge, an expert in ergonomics and indoor environmental quality.

Dr. Alan Hedge, Professor Emeritus, PhD, CPE, C.Erg.HF

Dr. Alan Hedge

Professor Emeritus, Cornell University; PhD, CPE, C.Erg.HF

Dr. Alan Hedge is a world-renowned ergonomics and indoor environmental design expert with over 4 decades of experience on these topics. He runs Humanuse and he has collaborated with Humanscale on numerous efforts for over 25 years. He was a full professor in Department of Design and Environmental Analysis at Cornell University for over 30 years and is now Professor Emeritus at Cornell University. He is an extensively published author with 4 books and over 250 publications. He has received numerous awards for 'outstanding human factors contributions'. He is a Fellow of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, and the International Ergonomics Association. Hedge is often cited in the national and international media and has appeared on several TV and radio program - a President of the International Ergonomics Association recently noted "he is perhaps the most often cited ergonomist in the media."