Melissa Afterman, MS, CPE

Melissa Afterman is a board-certified professional ergonomist with over 20 years of experience in laboratory ergonomics. She is a consultant and instructor with the University of California, San Francisco Ergonomics Research Lab and the director of the Online Ergonomics Certificate Program at the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health.

Articles by Melissa Afterman, MS, CPE
A person slouches while sitting at their laboratory bench, causing musculoskeletal strain, indicated by a yellow highlight on their spine.
Tips and Tricks for Improving Laboratory Ergonomics
Melissa Afterman, MS, CPE | Aug 16, 2023 | 4 min read
Proper ergonomics minimizes risk factors in the laboratory to optimize individuals’ performance and well-being.