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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

Congratulations to Jeremy Scott

August 21, 2012 - 11:04 pm

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’s...

New products in our research library

August 9, 2012 - 2:46 pm

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 - 2:16 pm

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 - 10:51 pm

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...

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

April 20, 2011 - 6:11 pm

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 - 8:46 pm

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 - 8:26 am

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 - 8:44 am

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 Carter Wing, St...