Victoria H. Arrandale

Associate Director and Scientist

Victoria Arrandale holds an MSc in Occupational Hygiene and a PhD in Medical Science (Occupational Health). Victoria’s interest in occupational exposure and disease stems from her experience in the pulp and paper industry as a young worker. Victoria’s current research focuses on improving the exposure assessment in ongoing Canadian cancer cohort studies as well as the development and evaluation of interventions to reduce carcinogen exposure in Canadian workplaces, particularly in the mining industry. Victoria’s work at the OCRC is supported in part by a Career Development Award in Prevention from the Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute.

Key Appointments

  • Assistant Professor (Status), Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto


  • B.Sc. (Biology), Simon Fraser (2003)
  • M.Sc. (Occupational Hygiene), University of British Columbia (2007)
  • Ph.D. (Medical Science - Occupational Health), University of Toronto (2012)

Related Activities

  • Member-at-Large & Secretary, Board of Directors, Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health
  • Member, Program Committee, Environmental and Occupational Health Assembly, American Thoracic Society