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 2015-2016 seminars are below.
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. For additional details on continuing education credits (including approval numbers) please click here. If you have further questions, please contact Elaina MacIntyre (firstname.lastname@example.org).
April 1, 2016 – Dermatitis screening in healthcare workers: A series of studiesKathryn Nichol, University Health NetworkIf you would like to receive a copy of the Hand Health Fact Sheet, please email Dr. Nichol (contact information is on the last slide of the presentation).
March 18, 2016 – The ChemTRAC Program: Increasing public awareness of priority chemicals and reducing pollution from industrial and commercial sourcesMarco Belmont, Health Public Policy, Toronto Public HealthLink to ChemTRAC Report
March 4, 2016 – The health risks of noise are loud and clear: Investigating the public health significance of occupational noise-induced hearing lossLaura Bogaert, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
February 19, 2016 – The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) StudyPJ Subbarao, Sick Kids Hospital, Toronto
February 5, 2016 – The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) examination of residues in various food commoditiesBruce Keown & Robert Blenkinsop, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
January 22, 2016 – Lessons learned from the Ontario Uranium Miners… still?Minh Do, Occupational Cancer Research Centre
January 8, 2016 – The Canadian Health Measures Survey: Recent results of the bio-monitoring component and future directionsEllen Lye, Environmental Health Sciences Research Bureau, Health Canada
December 11, 2015 – Linking air pollution to health outcomes: Monitoring, mapping and exposure assessmentKelly Sabaliauskas, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto
November 27, 2015 – Pipeline Emergency Preparedness & Response: Trans-Northern Pipelines Outreach ApproachRyan Wheeler, Shearwater Environmental Emergency SolutionsFarhad Seif, Trans-Northern Pipelines
November 13, 2015 – Estimating global burden of disease due to PM2.5
Rick Burnett, Environmental Health Surveillance, Health Canada
October 30, 2015 – Complementarity of hazard and risk assessments in recent IARC reviews of pesticide carcinogenicityJohn McLaughlin, Public Health Ontario
October 16, 2015 – Exposures from my home and office: the complicated world of flame retardantsMiriam Diamond, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Toronto
October 2, 2015 – Sun exposure in outdoor workers: friend or foe?Cheryl Peters, Department of Health Sciences, Carleton University
September 18, 2015 – The 24-hour society: Cancer risks and challenges for preventionPaul Demers, Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Cancer Care Ontario
The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Public Health Ontario, the Occupational…