Events


Radiation Safety Institute of Canada Radon Symposium

The Radiation Safety Institute of Canada is hosting a one-day Radon Symposium titled Ontario: Building a Comprehensive Provincial Policy on Radon. The event takes place on May 1, 2014 in Toronto. The goal of the event is to provide a plain language explanation of the health hazards of radon gas to exposed workers and the …

Golden Horseshoe Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Golden Horseshoe regional Partners in Prevention 2014 conference will be held November 20, 2014 in Niagara Falls, Ontario. For more information, visit the conference website.

Forum North Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Forum North Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show will take place November 4-5, 2014 in Thunder Bay, Ontario. For more information, visit the conference website.

Southwestern Ontario Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Southwestern Ontario regional Partners in Prevention 2014 conference will be held on October 28, 2014 in Kitchener, Ontario. For more information, visit the conference website.

Eastern Ontario Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Eastern Ontario regional Partners in Prevention 2014 conference will be held on October 21, 2014 in Ottawa. For more information, visit the conference website.

Northeastern Ontario Partners in Prevention 2014 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Northeastern Ontario Regional Partners in Prevention 2014 conference will be held on October 2, 2014 in Sudbury, Ontario. For more information, visit the conference website.

2014 Partners in Prevention Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show

The Partners in Prevention 2014 National Conference will be held April 29-30, 2014 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. The event features a variety of presentations on all aspects of health and safety, as well as a poster display of occupational health and safety research projects, initiatives, and tools by the Ontario Prevention System, …

Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation Conference: Working Together to Respond to Mesothelioma

The OCRC is pleased to offer information on an external event: The Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation (CMF) cordially invites you to attend the conference, “Working Together to Respond to Mesothelioma.”  The conference will provide opportunity for patients, families and others affected by mesothelioma to meet and strengthen their mutual support. It will also focus on issues …

Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2014-2015

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.   2014-2015 Occupational and Environmental Health …

Occupational Lung Cancer Symposium: Causes and Screening

The Occupational Cancer Research Centre recently held a symposium on occupational lung cancer. The symposium focused on recent research on the burden and prevalence of major exposures linked to occupational lung cancer, such as asbestos and diesel exhaust. It explored the emerging advances in lung cancer screening, and the logistical and ethical issues of targeting …