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 2018-2019 series are below. For upcoming seminars, please visit our OEH seminars page. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for the mailing list.
April 5, 2019 – Challenges in accommodating mental and physical health conditions: What workplace parties are sayingMonique Gignac, Institute for Work & Health/University of Toronto
March 22, 2019 – Can we improve air pollution estimates when extending land-use regression models to adjacent cities or backward in time?Kerolyn Shairsingh, University of Toronto
March 8, 2019 – Sun Safety – at work, home and playThomas Tenkate, Ryerson University
February 22, 2019 – When pigs’ bacteria fly: the evolution and spread of antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in regions of dense industrial hog production in North Carolina, U.S.Sarah Rhodes, University of North Carolina
February 8, 2019 – E-waste: The Unintended Consequence of our Digital RevolutionMiriam Diamond, University of Toronto
January 25, 2019 – Case report: Environmental exposure to arsenicVincent Spilchuk, Public Health Ontario
January 11, 2019 – Meeting the challenges of occupational disease surveillance in OntarioPaul Demers, Occupational Cancer Research Centre
December 7, 2018 – Perspectives on mitigating exposure to engineered nanomaterials in the workplacePat Rasmussen, Health Canada/University of Ottawa
November 30, 2018 – Water, Environment and Health: The impact of the open dump in Brasilia-DF, BrazilVanessa Resende Nogueira Cruvinel, University of Brasilia
November 23, 2018 – Asbestos-related lung cancer: An unrecognized health hazardChristine Oliver, University of Toronto
November 9, 2018 – Current drinking water quality challenges: Morbidity and mortality associated with building water systemsJennifer Clancy, Environmental Science, Policy & Research Institute
October 26, 2018 – Does climate modify the relationship between neighbourhood walkability and physical activity?Justin Thielman, Public Health Ontario
September 28, 2018 – The economic burden of lung cancer and mesothelioma due to occupational and paraoccupational asbestos exposureEmile Tompa, Institute for Work & Health
The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Public Health Ontario, the Occupational…