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. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for the mailing list.
Time: Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Location: Gage Building, room 108 (223 College Street, enter off Ross Street)
The seminars are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar. Registration is free of charge. To register, and to receive the instructions for connecting to the webinar, please follow the Eventbrite links in the table below. The link will become available approximately a week before each seminar date.
Following the seminar, presentation slides will be posted below with the consent of the presenter.
The Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The series is also approved by the Council of Professional Experience for professional development hours (PDHs) for members of the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (CIPHI), and by the Canadian Registration Board of Occupational Hygienists (CRBOH) for Registration Maintenance (RM) points. Additional details on continuing education credits (including approval numbers) will be available shortly. If you have further questions, please contact Elaina MacIntyre (email@example.com).
|January 11, 2019||Paul Demers
(Occupational Cancer Research Centre)
|The Occupational Disease Surveillance System|
|January 25, 2018||Vincent Spilchuk
(Public Health Ontario)
|Case report: Environmental exposure to arsenic|
|February 8, 2019||Miriam Diamond
(University of Toronto)
|The mountain of e-waste: Implications for occupational exposure|
|February 22, 2019||Nader Boutrous
(Michael Garron Hospital)
|Workplace Violence Prevention|
|March 8, 2019||Kavita Walia
(University of Guelph)
|Edible insects: Their food safety and relation to One Health|
|March 22, 2019||Kerolyn Shairsingh
(University of Toronto)
|Improving land-use regression model estimates of traffic-related air pollution by extending models over space and time|
|April 5, 2019||Monique Gignac
(Institute for Work & Health/ University of Toronto)
|Challenges in accommodating mental and physical health conditions: What workplace parties are saying|
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
Click the links below to see presentations from the previous seminar series: