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Sara Pazell receives her certificate from Prof. Margaret Cook, President of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia at the HFESA 2018 annual conference.

Competition for the 2018 Dieter W. Jahns Student Practitioner Award was close.  As a result there were two runner-ups:  Sara Pazell from the University of Queensland, Australia for Good Work Design - Strategies to Embed Human‐Centred Design in Organisations; and Husam Muslim from the University of Tsukuba, Japan for Human Factors Issues Associated with Automation Interventions in Safety-critical Situations during a Lane-change.  Sara’s advisor was Prof. Robin Burgess‐Limerick.  Husam’s Advisor was Prof. Makoto Itoh. Click here for an abstract of Sara’s project and Click here for an abstract of Husam’s project.

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The Foundation for Professional Ergonomics was established in 2004 as a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing professionalism in ergonomics through educational activities and awards.  Our goals support the goals of BCPE, and we work closely with the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) on various ergonomics practitioner initiatives.  FPE attained an IRS 501(c)(3) status enabling tax-deductible donations from those sharing this dedication to professionalism in ergonomics. 
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