Partnership news

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.

Evaluating health and safety inspections

October 2013: Kim McLeod, a Partnership PhD trainee funded by WorkSafeBC, presented her her work on health and safety inspections at WorkSafeBC on Sept. 27. View her presentation.

Chris McLeod speaks at AWCBC Learning Symposium

September 2013: Partnership co-lead Chris McLeod spoke about implementation and evaluation of workplace OHS interventions at the 2013 Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada (AWCBC) Learning Symposium in Saint John, NB. View his presentation

Mieke Koehoorn speaks at the Scottish Informatics Programme conference

August 2013: Partnership co-lead Mieke Koehoorn spoke about using existing data for health research at the Scottish Informatics Programme conference in St Andrews, Scotland on August 29. View her presentation.

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