Reports & Publications


  1. Future Burden of Cancer in Construction workshop report. Occupational Cancer Research Centre, 2020.
  2. Burden of occupational cancer in Canada: Major workplace carcinogens and prevention of exposure. Occupational Cancer Research Centre. Toronto, ON: 2019.
  3. Burden of occupational cancer in Ontario: Major workplace carcinogens and prevention of exposure. Cancer Care Ontario, Occupational Cancer Research Centre. Toronto: Queen’s Printer for Ontario; 2017.
  4. Burden of Occupational Cancer Carcinogen Fact Sheets. Occupational Cancer Research Centre and CAREX Canada.


  1. Mofidi A, Tompa E, Mortazavi SB, Esfahanipour A, Demers PA. A probabilistic approach for economic evaluation of occupational health and safety interventions: a case study of silica exposure reduction interventions in the construction sector. BMC Public Health. 2020 Feb;20;210.
  2. Labrèche F, Kim J, Song C, Pahwa M, Ge CB, Arrandale VH, McLeod CB, Peters CE, Lavoué J, Davies HW, Nicol AM, Demers PA. The Current Burden of Cancer Attributable to Occupational Exposures in Canada. Prev Med. 2019 May;122:128-139.
  3. Pahwa M, Labrèche F, Kim J, Harris MA, Song C, Peters CE, Arrandale VH, Davies H, McLeod CB, Demers PA. The impact of night shift work on breast cancer: results from the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada Study. Am J Ind Med. 2019 Aug;62(8):635-642.
  4. Peters CE, Kim J, Song C, Heer E, Arrandale VH, Pahwa M, Labrèche F, McLeod CB, Davies HW, Ge CB, Demers PA. Burden of non-melanoma skin cancer attributable to occupational sun exposure in Canada. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2019 July.
  5. Kim J, Peters CE, Arrandale, VH, Labreche F, Ge CB, McLeod CB, Song C, Lavoue J, Davies HW, Nicol AM, Pahwa, M, Demers PA. The Burden of Lung Cancer Attributable to Occupational Diesel Engine Exhaust Exposure in Canada. Occup Environ Med 2018 Sep;75(9):617-622.
  6. Jung YL, Tompa E, Longo C, Kalcevich C, Kim J, Song C, Demers P. The Economic Burden of Bladder Cancer due to Occupational Exposure. J Occup Environ Med. 2018 Mar;60(3):217-225.
  7. Mofidi A, Tompa E, Spencer J, Kalcevich C, Peters CE, Kim J, Song C, Mortazavi S, Demers PA. The Economic Burden of Occupational Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Due to Solar Radiation. J Occup Environ Hyg 2018 Jun;15(6):481-491.
  8. Tompa E, Kalcevich C, McLeod C, Lebeau M, Song C, McLeod K, Kim J, Demers PA. The Economic Burden of Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Due to Occupational and Para-Occupational Asbestos Exposure. Occup Environ Med 2017 Nov;74(11):816-822.