“OCRC Research Day: Assessing the Human and Economic Burden of Occupational Cancer” took place on March 23, 2011 in Toronto, Ontario. The Research Day brought together researchers, workplace stakeholders, students and those with an interest in occupational cancer. Featured presenters talked about efforts to assess the burden of workplace cancer in Alberta, the United States, …
Health and Safety Ontario presents the “Partners in Prevention 2011 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show”, May 17-18, 2011 in Mississauga. For more information, visit the conference website.
The American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition will be held in Portland, Oregon, May 14-19, 2011. This is the premier conference and exposition for occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. Find more information on the AIHce 2011 conference website.
The 2011 Ontario Occupational Health Nurses Association Conference will be held in Ottawa, ON, June 2-3, 2011. More information can be found at the conference website: www.oohna.on.ca/conference.
The Canadian Public Health Association’s 2011 Annual Conference will take place in Montreal, QC, June 19-22, 2011. Please see the conference website for more details: www.cpha.ca/en/conferences/conf2011.aspx.
The OCRC and the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) co-hosted a symposium entitled “The Health Effects of Shift Work” on April 12, 2010. A summary report of the proceedings was compiled by the IWH. Complete presentations from the conference are found below, and more information can also be found on the IWH website. Symposium …