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 2014-2015 seminars are below. For upcoming seminars, please visit our events page.
April 9, 2015 – Towards understanding the burden of ambient air pollution and temperature in Ontario: Recent researchHong Chen, Public Health Ontario and the University of Toronto
March 26, 2015 – Genetic and Epigenetic Epidemiology Findings: How does it impact population health?France Gagnon, University of Toronto
March 12, 2015 – Respiratory and Allergic Effects of Indoor Dampness and Mold: What do we know?Mark Mendell, California Department of Public Health
February 26, 2015 – Canada in a Changing Climate: Health Canada Perspectives on Impacts and AdaptationPeter Berry, Health CanadaLink to handouts and related materials
February 12, 2015 – The New York State Environmental Public Health Tracking ProgramNeil Muscatiello, New York State Department of Health
January 29, 2015 – Every Breath You Take: Probing the Properties of Particulate PollutionGreg Evans, University of Toronto
January 15, 2015 – Diverging trends in the incidence of occupational and non-occupational injury in Ontario, 2004-2011Cam Mustard, Institute for Work & Health and the University of TorontoPubMed link to abstract
December 11, 2014 – Urban Greenness and Associations with Obesity, Physical Activity, and Health Outcomes: Findings from the US Sister Study, and the Canadian Community Health SurveyPaul Villeneuve, Carleton University
November 27, 2014 – Small area analysis of cancer incidence and behavioural risk factors in the Erie St. Clair regionEric Holowaty, Cancer Care Ontario and University of TorontoLaura Seliske, Cancer Care OntarioTodd Norwood, Cancer Care Ontario
November 13, 2014 – Occupational Asthma in OntarioSusan Tarlo, Toronto Western Hospital and University of Toronto
October 30, 2014 – Science, Regulation and a Cancer Free EconomyDavid Kriebel, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
October 16, 2014 – The Public Health Information Management SystemPaul Belanger, Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health & Queens University
October 2, 2014 – Evaluating OHS prevention programs: An example of a voluntary audit-based prevention program in British ColumbiaChris McLeod, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia
September 18, 2014 – We live in a multi-pollutant world: estimating cumulative health risk from air pollution in Toronto neighbourhoodsStephanie Gower, Toronto Public Health and University of Toronto
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The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Public Health Ontario, the Occupational…