The Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease is a collaborative program of the University of Toronto and St Michael’s Hospital. CREOD is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour and is affiliated with the Gage Occupational and Environmental Health Unit, a collaborative program of the University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital. The centre was founded in 2004 with support and funding from the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board. Our vision is to understand and prevent occupational disease.
In 2016 the Ministry of Labour in Ontario recognized occupational disease as a priority for prevention. This decision resulted from years of research and knowledge generation along with the lobbying efforts of workers’ groups and occupational physicians and nurses in the province....Read More
Posted November 7, 2018 in News