Past OCRC Events


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2017-2018

From Sep 15, 2017 to Mar 9, 2018

Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. The seminars are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar.


Lung Cancer and Prevention in Mining Conference

From Jul 10, 2017 to Jul 11, 2017

OCRC, MIRARCO, and Laurentian University are co-hosting a conference in Sudbury, Ontario on July 10-11, on controlling exposure to carcinogens in the mining industry.


2016 Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health Conference

From Oct 16, 2016 to Oct 18, 2016

The 2016 CARWH Conference will be held on October 16-18 at the Chestnut Conference Centre in Toronto.


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2016-2017

From Sep 16, 2016 to Mar 24, 2017

The seminars are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar. Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.


Preventing the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada

Nov 5, 2015

The OCRC hosted a stakeholder meeting on preventing the burden of occupational cancer in Canada on November 5, 2015. The focus of the meeting was on preliminary findings from the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada study, and how the results can be used in prevention initiatives. It provided...


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2015-2016

From Sep 18, 2015 to Apr 1, 2016

The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Public Health Ontario, the Occupational Cancer Research Centre, and the Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease. Presentations from the 2015-2016 seminars are below...


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2014-2015

From Sep 18, 2014 to Apr 9, 2015

The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Public Health Ontario, the Occupational Cancer Research Centre, and the Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease. Presentations from the 2014-2015 seminars are below. For...


Occupational Lung Cancer Symposium: Causes and Screening

Feb 24, 2014

The Occupational Cancer Research Centre recently held a symposium on occupational lung cancer. The symposium focused on recent research on the burden and prevalence of major exposures linked to occupational lung cancer, such as asbestos and diesel exhaust. It explored the emerging advances in lung cancer...