Kay Nasir

Research Associate
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Kay Nasir is a research associate at the Institute for Work & Health.

Since joining the Institute in 2015, she has provided research support to projects examining health and safety practices in the construction sector, return to work, the Ontario working-at-heights training standard, and employer investments in occupational health and safety. She is currently working with Dr. Peter Smith and Dr. Basak Yanar on a qualitative research project examining the role of employers and settlement agencies in providing safe work to newcomers.

Nasir holds a BA (honours) in health and society from York University, where she developed a keen interest in qualitative research methods and the health effects of income inequality.