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Fall 2014 Occupational Medicine Rounds Posted

November 18, 2014

Please join us for this season’s Occupational Medicine Rounds. All rounds are webcast through OTN: http://webcast.otn.ca For more information, contact Theresa Hollosi at HollosiT@smh.ca. See the Fall 2014 schedule


“Workplace prescriptions,” presented at Forum North 2012, Thunder Bay

November 6, 2012

Supporting return to work and prevention: "Workplace prescriptions" for workers with occupational disease.


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

September 26, 2012

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


Congratulations to Jeremy Scott

August 21, 2012

Jeremy Scott, a CREOD researcher, has been awarded a new position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Sciences at Lakehead University. Jeremy starts at Lakehead on September 1, 2012. In addition to his ongoing research on occupational lung disease, he will be responsible for Lakehead


New products in our research library

August 9, 2012

We’ve added a number of new CREOD project summaries to our occupational skin disease research library. To access them, visit our occupational skin disease “research and resources” section, and click “projects.”


Occupational and Environmental Exposure of Skin to Chemicals Conference, June 2-5, 2013, Amsterdam

August 7, 2012

Planning for OEESC 2013 is underway! Watch the conference website for more details. www.oeesc.nl


“Radiation Emergency in Fukushima”: Presentation by Dr. Hiroyuki Hayashi

July 26, 2011

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Hiroyuki Hayashi – “Radiation Emergency in Fukushima” August 3rd 2011, 12:00 to 1:30pm Room 610, 155 College St., Toronto, Ontario Japan recently experienced a huge earthquake and a historical radiation disaster which has not yet been controlled. Tokyo


Occupational and Environmental Exposure of Skin to Chemicals Conference, June 5-8 2011, Toronto

April 20, 2011

CREOD is hosting the 5th Occupational and Environmental Exposure of Skin to Chemicals Conference in Toronto, June 5-8 2011. For more details, download the OEESC 2011 Flyer or visit www.oeesc.org.


Global Workshop on Occupational Skin Disease, 22-23 February 2011, Geneva

March 8, 2011

A Global Workshop on Occupational Skin Disease (OSD) was held in Geneva February 22 and 23, 2011, organized by the World Health Organization and the European Academy for Dermatology and Venerology. The workshop reviewed current activity related to primary and secondary prevention of OSD. 24 invited


New HAVS publication: “Vibration-white foot: a case report”

January 21, 2011

CREOD scientist Dr. Aaron Thompson describes the case of a 54 year-old miner with “vibration white foot”, a debilitating condition associated with foot-transmitted vibration exposure. Thompson AM, House R, Krajnak K, Eger T. Occup Med (Lond). 2010 Oct;60(7):572-4. Link to PubMed