PAST OCRC EVENTS


CAREX Canada webinar on diesel exposure in workplaces

Jun 05, 2018

The webinar will be held June 5, 2018 and is presented in partnership with OCRC and the Occupational Disease Action Plan (ODAP) Working Group on Diesel Exhaust. 


Special OEH Seminar: Mortality among autoworkers manufacturing electronics in Huntsville, Alabama

Apr 09, 2018

On Monday, April 9, 2018, Nathan DeBono will present on a study of mortality in a group of autoworkers.


IWH’s presentation: Flame retardants in e-waste recycling: an emerging occupational hazard

From Mar 07, 2018 to Mar 20, 2018

A topic of Flame retardants in e-waste recycling: an emerging occupational hazard will be presented by Dr. Victoria Arrandale from Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Cancer Care Ontario on March 20, 2018. It is one of the upcoming events of the IWH Speaker Series that aims to bring you the latest findings from work and health researchers from the Institute …


Special OEH Seminar: Is diesel equipment in the workplace safe or not?

Dec 12, 2017

A special Occupational and Environmental Health seminar was held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Dr Roel Vermeulen presented.


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2017-2018

From Sep 15, 2017 to Mar 09, 2018

Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. The seminars are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar.


Lung Cancer and Prevention in Mining Conference

From Jul 10, 2017 to Jul 11, 2017

OCRC, MIRARCO, and Laurentian University are co-hosting a conference in Sudbury, Ontario on July 10-11, on controlling exposure to carcinogens in the mining industry.


2016 Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health Conference

From Oct 16, 2016 to Oct 18, 2016

The 2016 CARWH Conference will be held on October 16-18 at the Chestnut Conference Centre in Toronto.


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2016-2017

From Sep 16, 2016 to Mar 24, 2017

The seminars are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar. Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.


Preventing the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada

Nov 05, 2015

The OCRC hosted a stakeholder meeting on preventing the burden of occupational cancer in Canada on November 5, 2015. The focus of the meeting was on preliminary findings from the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada study, and how the results can be used in prevention initiatives. It provided an overview of the study’s early results, focusing on asbestos, radon and …


Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2015-2016

From Sep 18, 2015 to Apr 01, 2016

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 2015-2016 seminars are below. For upcoming seminars, please visit our events page.   The Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series is …