Events

The following is a listing of Events that OHCOW is presenting, sponsoring or supporting:

Oct 01 2021

Occ-tober and Beyond 2021: The Path Forward

Save the dates! The Series will Kick-Off on October 29 1PM-3PM and will run Fridays 1PM-3PM in November (Lung Month) with Welcome Address from Dr. Joel Moody, our new Chief Prevention Officer. Mark your calendars now, and for more information on upcoming and past Occ-tober events Occ-tober 2021 session…
Apr 30 2021

Mayday, Mayday 2021

Mayday, Mayday is an internationally recognized cry for help, and Mayday itself celebrates the contribution of workers the world over, both of which apply to the critically important subject of Workplace Mental Health, especially as we all strive to cope with the impact of the ongoing global pandemic. Workplace Mental…
Apr 16 2021
Mar 29 2021
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Mar 29 2021

Transmission Reduction, Ventilation Optimization and Knowledge Activation for Effective Workplace Prevention

Part of the Occ-COVID Webinar Series [November 27, 2020] OHCOW’s Occ-COVID series continued with more Science & Solutions including our in-house experts and guests sharing: Latest transmission evidence; Ventilation/Control implications; and other practical approaches to workplace prevention.In less than a year, COVID-19 has become one of the most significant occupational…
Mar 29 2021
Mar 29 2021

A Medical Perspective: What We Know about the Long Term Health Effects

Part of the Occ-COVID Webinar Series [January 15, 2021] With more than 73 million documented infections of COVID-19 and 1.6 million deaths worldwide, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues unabated. The clinical spectrum of SARS-CoV-2 infection ranges from an asymptomatic infection to a life-threatening and fatal disease. Current estimates…
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Mar 26 2021

Using Retrospective Exposure Profiles to Assist in Proving Cases of Occupational Diseases for Workers Compensation Claims (TestLS)

Part of the Occupational Disease Prevention Webinar Series [March 2021] Several worker compensation cases will be presented for which retrospective exposure profiles were developed. They will be presented to demonstrate how cases are adjudicated in the Ontario Worker's compensation system. The methodology used to formulate the retrospective exposure profile will…
Mar 26 2021

Work-Related Heart Disease (Part 1)

Part of the Occupational Disease Prevention Webinar Series OHCOW is excited to partner with the Center for Research in Occupational Safety and Health (CROSH) to offer a public webinar to discuss occupationally-related heart disease in the spirit of February Heart Month. SESSIONS / SPEAKERS: Work-Related Heart Disease... Part 1 Dr.…
Mar 26 2021
Mar 26 2021