Archives For: 2010
The 2011 Ontario Occupational Health Nurses Association Conference will be held in Ottawa, ON, June 2-3, 2011. More information can be found at the conference website: www.oohna.on.ca/conference.
The Canadian Public Health Association’s 2011 Annual Conference will take place in Montreal, QC, June 19-22, 2011. Please see the conference website for more details: www.cpha.ca/en/conferences/conf2011.aspx.
Ward EM, Schulte PA, Straif K, et al. Environmental Health Perspectives 2010:118(10);1355.
A recent study published in BMC Cancer demonstrated that exposure at work to potential cancer-causing agents is associated with increased lung cancer risk in the total population and an even higher risk amongst those who have never smoked. More specifically, never-smokers who were exposed to solvents, paints or thinners, welding equipment or smoke, soot or …
Brenner, D.R., Hung, R.J., Tsao, M-S., Shepherd, F.A., Narod, S., Rubenstein, W., & McLaughlin, J.R. BMC Cancer, 2010; 10:285.
Completed. To determine trends in occupational cancer research, such as the inclusion and analysis of women and minorities, over the past two decades.
Presented by Dr. Paul Demers on May 29, 2010 at the Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health Conference.
Presented by Dr. Aaron Blair on May 29, 2010 at the Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health Conference in Toronto.