Leslie Hammer

Dr. Leslie B. Hammer is a Professor in the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences at Oregon Health and Science University, Co-Director of the Oregon Healthy Workforce Center, and a Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology at Portland State University. The Oregon Healthy Workforce Center is one of six centers of excellence in Total Worker Health®. She conducts applied research in the area of Occupational Health that focuses on workplace programs aimed at training supervisors how to better support workers and in turn reduce workers stress and improve health, safety, and well-being.

Documents & Publications

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4 Key Strategies to Help Supervisors Support Employee Well-Being During COVID-19

Managers and supervisors play a critical role in supporting their employees’ safety, health, and well-being, more so now than ever before.

Recent Blog Posts

Three Signs You’ve Created a Culture of Psychological Safety

Psychological safety is more than being comfortable with and liking your teammates. It’s the belief that your work environment is safe for personal risk taking. More Info