Partnership news

April 28: Day of Mourning

April 2014: WorkSafeBC, the BC Federation of Labour, and the Business Council of BC co-host a public ceremony on Monday, April 28 to honour those who have lost their lives to work-related incidents or occupational diseases.

International Health Data Linkage Conference

April 2014: Partnership Co-lead Chris McLeod and Research Coordinator Jonathan Fan will present at the International Health Data Linkage Conference, April 28-30 in Vancouver. Their presentations will be posted here shortly.

BC Injured Workers Forum

April 2014: Working Together for Full Compensation – presented by the BC Federation of Labour on May 30 in Vancouver.

Mental Health and (return to) Work – Experiences from The Netherlands

March 2014: Ute Bültmann will give a talk at Green College at UBC on Wednesday March 12, at 5pm.

Seminar on heat-related illness

February 2014: Our visiting scientist Melanie Fortune will give a seminar on work-attributed illness from excess heat exposure on Feb 14 at 12:30 pm. Join live or online.

National launch of the Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy

January 2014: A multi-site and online event will launch this new SSHRC-funded pan-Canadian research centre on Feb 4, 2014.

Graduate student opportunities

December 2013: Partnership co-lead Chris McLeod invites applications from students interested in OHS policies, compensation systems, and occupational injury or disease.

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