Archives For: September 2012

Alec Farquhar: Occupational Disease: Challenges in Determining Work Relatedness

September 28, 2012 - 9:31 am

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 573 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca/liveevents.html For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

Dr. Susan Tarlo: Work Related Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

September 28, 2012 - 9:27 am

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca/liveevents.html For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

Brian McInnes: Workplace Ergonomic Evaluations: an Overview from a Ministry of LabourErgonomist

September 28, 2012 - 9:23 am

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca/liveevents.html For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

Dr. Paul Demers: Synopsis of the second annual scientific symposium on the health effects of shiftwork

September 28, 2012 - 9:20 am

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

Dr. Chun-Yip Hon: Healthcare workers & anti-neoplasticdrugs: Evaluating the risk and identifying determinants of exposure

September 28, 2012 - 9:17 am

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca/liveevents.html For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

International Symposium on the Challenges of Workplace Injury Prevention through Financial Incentives

September 26, 2012 - 2:52 pm

89 Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto, Canada www.iwh.on.ca/prevention-incentives-2012

Prof. Paul Bozek: Fibre Leakage From Asbestos Remediation Projects

September 26, 2012 - 2:41 pm

St. Michael’s Hospital Occupational Medicine Rounds. 8:00 AM St. Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, 209 Victoria Street, Room 211 Webcasting: http://webcast.otn.ca/liveevents.html For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca.

Skin and respiratory symptoms among workers with suspected work-related disease.

September 12, 2012 - 11:41 am

Arrandale VH, Kudla I, Kraut AG, Scott JA, Tarlo SM, Redlich CA, Holness DL. Occup Med (Lond). 2012 Sep;62(6):420-6. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqs133. ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: Many workers are exposed to chemicals that can cause both respiratory and skin responses. Although there has been much work...