Videos & presentations

Exploring a new model for occupational cancer surveillance

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Paul Demers, Occupational Cancer Research Centre

Intervention research in work and mental health: What works and what doesn't

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Karen Nieuwenhuijsen, Coronel Institute of Occupational Health

Exploring the role of gender in work-related injury, chronic illness and recovery

Institute Scientist Dr. Peter Smith talks about his five-year research program into how sex and gender shape risk of work injury, time off work after a work injury, and the relationship between the work environment and chronic illnesses.
Created: September 2014

Health and safety issues for low-wage temp agency workers

The complex employment relationship between temporary agency workers, temp agencies and client employers creates loopholes and incentives that may leave low-wage temp agency workers more vulnerable to workplace injuries, says research from the Institute for Work & Health.
Created: July 2014

Examining supervisors' support for work accommodation

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Vicki Kristman, Institute for Work & Health

A model of "breakthrough change" in workplace health and safety performance

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Lynda Robson, Institute for Work & Health

Different but equal: Workforce participation of people with episodic disabilities

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Tammy C. Yates, Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation (CWGHR)

Movement analysis of firefighters using gaming and simulation technology

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Tara Kajaks, McMaster University

Building front-line capacity to prevent occupational disease in Ontario

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Linn Holness, Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease

Ontario Office of the Worker Adviser: Services and partnerships in support of vulnerable workers

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Alec Farquhar, Office of the Worker Adviser

Income security and labour-market engagement: Envisioning the future of work disability policy in Canada

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Emile Tompa, Institute for Work & Health; Ellen MacEachen, Institute for Work & Health

How to make occupational health and safety training more effective: Findings from a field trial

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Ben Amick, Institute for Work & Health

An introduction to developmental evaluation: Why evaluation matters in rethinking "accountability to learning"

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Sanjeev Sridharan, St. Michael's Hospital

Law Commission of Ontario’s Vulnerable Workers Project: Why? How? What’s next?

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Patricia Hughes , Law Commission of Ontario

Watch videos of Dr. Koehoorn summarizing the main points on challenges of research-policy relationship

Presented on at Alf Nachemson Memorial Lecture presentation.

Presenters: Mieke Koehoorn, University of British Columbia

Watch videos of Dr. Koehoorn summarizing the main points on impact of research on policy

Presented on at Alf Nachemson Memorial Lecture presentation.

Presenters: Mieke Koehoorn, University of British Columbia

Watch videos of Dr. Koehoorn summarizing the main points on unique research-policy partnership

Presented on at Alf Nachemson Memorial Lecture presentation.

Presenters: Mieke Koehoorn, University of British Columbia

Research informing policy: How to make an impact

Presented on at Alf Nachemson Memorial Lecture presentation.

Presenters: Mieke Koehoorn, University of British Columbia

Preventing needlestick injuries in Ontario’s acute care hospitals: Progress and ongoing challenges

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Andrea Chambers, Institute for Work & Health

Geographic variation in work injuries: An analysis of individual and area-level factors within Canada

Presented on at IWH Speaker Series presentation.

Presenters: Curtis Breslin, Institute for Work & Health; Sara Morassaei, Institute for Work & Health