Other Resources

CAREX Canada

CAREX Canada develops estimates of the number of Canadians exposed to carcinogens in workplace and community environments.

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)

IARC is a specialized agency of the World Health Organization focused on the study of cancer.

Health & Safety Ontario

Health & Safety Ontario is comprised of four health and safety associations that are part of Ontario’s prevention system.

Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST)

The IRSST conducts research to eliminate risks to worker health and safety and promote worker rehabilitation.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)

CCOHS is Canada’s national resource for workplace health and safety information.

Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health (CARWH)

CARWH’s mission is to enhance and promote research on work health, safety and well being in Canada.

Occupational and Environmental Medical Association of Canada (OEMAC)

OEMAC is an association for physicians practicing occupational and environmental medicine in Canada.

Occupational exposure to silica and lung cancer: pooled analysis of two case-control studies in Montreal, Canada

Vida, S., Pintos, J., Parent, M.-E., Lavoue, J., Siemiatycki, J. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2010; 19(6):1602-1611.

Exposures in painting-related occupations and risk of lung cancer among men: results from two case-control studies in Montreal

Ramanakumar, A.V., Parent, M.-E., Richardson, L., Siemiatycki, J. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2011; 68(1):44-51.

Lung cancer risk associated with occupational exposure to nickel, chromium VI, and cadmium in two population-based case-control studies in Montreal

Beveridge, R., Pintos, J., Parent, M.-E., Asselin, J., Siemiatycki, J. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 2010; 53:476-485.