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 2016-2017 seminars are below. For upcoming seminars, please visit our OEH seminars page. Contact email@example.com to sign up for the mailing list.
March 24, 2017 – Shale petroleum development: Air emissions and implicationsShao-Meng Li, Environment Canada
March 10, 2017 – TARGetKids: A study of children’s blood leadJinHee Kim, Public Health Ontario
February 24, 2017 – Light at night as a potential cause of breast cancerMichael Leung, SickKids
February 10, 2017 – Food Safety Culture: When Food Safety Systems are Not EnoughKeith Warriner, University of GuelphSupplementary Materials: Food Safety Practices Survey
January 27, 2017 – Radon in Canada: the challenges of putting prevention into actionAnne-Marie Nicol, Simon Fraser University
January 13, 2017 – SOCcer: Automatic coding of free-text job descriptions to standardized occupation codesMelissa Friesen, US National Cancer Institute
November 25, 2016 – Bicyclist injuries and route infrastructure: streetcar tracks and finding a better grooveAnne Harris, Ryerson University
November 11, 2016 – Traumatic brain injury and work: What does gender have to do with it?Angela Colantonio, University Health Network
October 28, 2016 – Application of the Health Impact Assessment Framework to Projects in North AmericaLindsay McCallum, Intrinsik
September 30, 2016 – A framework and measure to better assess and understand occupational health and safety vulnerabilityPeter Smith, Institute for Work & Health
September 16, 2016 – Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction: A Web-based Quantitative Risk Assessment ToolHugh Davies, University of British Columbia
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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…