Workers Health & Safety Centre

New series of occupational and environmental health seminars announced

New series of occupational and environmental health seminars announced
A session exploring healthcare workers’ exposure to antineoplastic drugs will kick off another year of seminars addressing occupational and environmental health issues.

The Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) seminar series is supported by the Dalla Lana School of Public HealthPublic Health Ontario, the Occupational Cancer Research Centre, and the Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease.

The free seminars, held in downtown Toronto, are open to everyone, and can be attended in person or by webinar. Seminars are held on Fridays from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. The new round of seminars begins September 15. Other topics to be discussed include new research on the burden of occupational cancer in Ontario and understanding workplace violence.

Check out the full list of Occupational and Environmental Health Seminar Series 2017-2018 and learn how to register.

Contact ocrc@occupationalcancer.ca to sign up for the OEH seminar series mailing list.

The Workers Health & Safety Centre assists workplace parties through training programs and information services aimed at raising awareness about hazardous exposures and targeting prevention at the workplace level.

Call:   1-888-869-7950 and ask to speak with a training services representative
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