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 2018-2019 series are below. For upcoming seminars, please visit our events page. Contact email@example.com to sign up for the mailing list.
April 5, 2019 – Challenges in accommodating mental and physical health conditions: What workplace parties are saying
Monique Gignac, Institute for Work & Health/University of Toronto
March 22, 2019 – Can we improve air pollution estimates when extending land-use regression models to adjacent cities or backward in time?
Kerolyn Shairsingh, University of Toronto
March 8, 2019 – Sun Safety – at work, home and play
Thomas Tenkate, Ryerson University
February 22, 2019 – When pigs’ bacteria fly: the evolution and spread of antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in regions of dense industrial hog production in North Carolina, U.S.
Sarah Rhodes, University of North Carolina
February 8, 2019 – E-waste: The Unintended Consequence of our Digital Revolution
Miriam Diamond, University of Toronto
January 25, 2019 – Case report: Environmental exposure to arsenic
Vincent Spilchuk, Public Health Ontario
January 11, 2019 – Meeting the challenges of occupational disease surveillance in Ontario
Paul Demers, Occupational Cancer Research Centre
December 7, 2018 – Perspectives on mitigating exposure to engineered nanomaterials in the workplace
Pat Rasmussen, Health Canada/University of Ottawa
November 30, 2018 – Water, Environment and Health: The impact of the open dump in Brasilia-DF, Brazil
Vanessa Resende Nogueira Cruvinel, University of Brasilia
November 23, 2018 – Asbestos-related lung cancer: An unrecognized health hazard
Christine Oliver, University of Toronto
November 9, 2018 – Current drinking water quality challenges: Morbidity and mortality associated with building water systems
Jennifer Clancy, Environmental Science, Policy & Research Institute
October 26, 2018 – Does climate modify the relationship between neighbourhood walkability and physical activity?
Justin Thielman, Public Health Ontario
September 28, 2018 – The economic burden of lung cancer and mesothelioma due to occupational and paraoccupational asbestos exposure
Emile Tompa, Institute for Work & Health
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