Leadership

Paul Demers

Director and Member, OCRC Steering Committee

Paul comes to OCRC from the University of British Columbia, where he was a Professor in the School of Environmental Health. As well as being Director of the OCRC, he is also a Professor with the University of Toronto's Dalla Lana School of Public Health. He has an MSc in Industrial Hygiene and a PhD...


Desre Kramer

Associate Director

Dr. Desre Kramer is Associate Director and Scientist at the Occupational Cancer Research Centre. She is an Adjunct Professor at the School of Public and Occupational Health at Ryerson University. Until the end of 2011, she was the Associate Director of the Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention...


Wolodymyr (Wally) Lewyckyj

Senior Manager

Wolodymyr (Wally) Lewyckyj joined OCRC in October 2013 as Senior Manager. He had been Manager of the WSIB-RAC research grant program for many years, as well as a Senior Research Analyst with the WSIB’s Prevention Division. More recently he was Policy Advisor for the Council of Academic Hospitals of...