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

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

Spring 2011 SMH Occupational Medicine Rounds are starting soon!

December 10, 2010

The first presentation is January 12 2011, 8:00-9:00am with Dr. Paul Demers: “Estimating the Number of Canadians Exposed to Workplace Carcinogens: Challenges & Opportunities”. All Occ Medicine rounds are held in Room 6-002 (Clarice Chalmers Conference Room), 6th Floor Cardinal Car