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).
|October 25, 2019||Vicki Ho (Université de Montréal)||Exploring sex differences in the etiology of cancer: a critical look at endocrine disrupting agents in the workplace|
|November 8, 2019||Nancy Carnide (Institute for Work & Health)||Cannabis use in the workplace|
|November 22, 2019||Theresa To (SickKids)||The Ontario Asthma Surveillance Information System (OASIS)|
|December 6, 2019||Arif Jetha (Institute for Work & Health)||Return-to-work following illness or injury|
Note: Spring 2020 seminars will be posted shortly.
October 11, 2019 – Where are heart healthy neighbourhoods? Competing influences of the built environment and traffic-related air pollution on cardiovascular risk factors
Nicholas Howell, University of Toronto
September 27, 2019 – Workers’ compensation for occupational disease: Medicolegal challenges
Katherine Lippel, University of Ottawa
Click the links below to see presentations from the previous seminar series: