Videos


Video: Scientist Victoria Arrandale discusses e-waste in the The Agenda with Steve Paikin program

Our scientist Victoria Arrandale from the Occupational Cancer Research Centre of Cancer Care Ontario was interviewed about e-waste by the The Agenda with Steve Paikin program on April 19, 2018.  Dealing with the toxins, contaminants and carcinogens from recycling e-waste is a growing challenge nowadays. Visit our Investigation of exposure to flame retardants among electronic …

Video: Dr. Paul Demers discusses Construction Carcinogens in the The Agenda with Steve Paikin program

Dr. Paul Demers from the Occupational Cancer Research Centre of Cancer Care Ontario was interviewed by the The Agenda with Steve Paikin program on April 19, 2018. The show discussed about Construction Carcinogens such as diesel, asbestos, silica dust, wood dust, and the sun’s UV rays that are regularly being exposed by Ontario construction workers. Visit our Construction Carcinogens …

Video: IARC and the classification of carcinogens

In February 2012 the Occupational Cancer Research Centre hosted a workshop on the classification of carcinogens. The workshop described how the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) evaluates an agent’s carcinogenicity to humans, using shiftwork as an example. Below is a seven part video module based on the information discussed in the workshop. The …

Video: Dr. Robert Whiting, Dr. Karen Albertsen and Dr. Diane Boivin discuss interventions to mitigate the health effects of shiftwork

From the OCRC and the Institute for Work & Health’s shiftwork interventions symposium, 2012.

Video: Dr. Paul Demers discusses shiftwork as a probable human carcinogen

Dr. Paul Demers was interviewed by Canadian HR Reporter TV on the link between shiftwork and cancer. To read more about shiftwork, health effects, and interventions, view our shiftwork project page.  

Video: Dr. Paul Demers discusses occupational cancer

Dr. Paul Demers was interviewed by Canadian HR Reporter TV about current research in the field of occupational cancer. He discusses agents in the workplace that are known to cause cancer, and where the gaps in our knowledge currently lie.  

Video: Paul Demers discusses occupational cancer and the role of the OCRC

On October 18, 2011, Dr. Paul Demers presented at the Research Exchange Series at the Centre for Health & Safety Innovation in Mississauga.  He was interviewed on the current state of knowledge of occupational cancer, and the goals of the OCRC and CAREX Canada in cancer research and prevention.