Partnership news

Will you be ready if COR becomes mandatory?

April 2016: Our COR audit program evaluation mentioned in an article in construction sector magazine On-Site.

Public Talk – Work in Life: Work and Health in a Life-Course Perspective

April 2016: International Visiting Research Scholar Dr. Ute Bültmann will give a public talk at the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies at UBC on May 18, 2016.

OEH seminar: Return-to-work is not a single event

March 2016: Partnership co-lead Chris McLeod will present a UBC School of Population and Public Health Occupational and Environmental Health seminar: Return-to-work is not a single event: Our evolving understanding of return-to-work trajectories after work injury. March 18 at 12:30pm. A live webinar option is available.

Presentation at AIHA BC-Yukon on Health and Safety Management and Occupational Hygiene

March 2016: Partnership co-lead Chris McLeod will present at the American Industrial Hygiene Association BC-Yukon Local Section 2016 Conference and Annual General Meeting on March 11.

National comparative research featured

February 2016: Our work comparing long duration claims across Canadian provinces is featured in the 2015 Annual Report of the Research and Workplace Innovation Program, Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba. See pages 4 and 5 for pictures of our knowledge translation and exchange work and page 30 for a project update. More on our national and international comparative work.

Presentation at Ontario General Contractors Association Leadership Day

February 2016: Chris McLeod gave a talk about the Certificate of Recognition impact evaluation at Ontario General Contractors Association Leadership Day. More about COR

COR program evaluation in Journal of Commerce

October 2015: View the article, watch an interview with Chris McLeod or learn more about the COR program.

Abstracts for Semiahmoo 2016 – Occupational, Environmental, and Public Health Conference

October 2015: Abstracts for posters, papers or discussions of research in progress are due by Nov. 16, 2015.

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