Knowledge Activism and Health and Safety– the Challenge and the Promise
McMaster University, Burke Science Building Room106, Hamilton
October 22nd, 2016, 10am to 2pm
Welcome – Robert Storey, McMaster University; Dave Wilken, Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW); Andrew King, Labour OHCOW Academic Collaboration (LOARC).
Roundtable 1 – Why Knowledge Activism?
Alan Hall, Memorial University; Ellen Simmons, Workers’ Health and Safety Centre
(WHSC); Nancy Johnson, Ontario Nurses Association (ONA).
Roundtable 2 – Dealing with Harassment and Violence
Vern Edwards, Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL); Laura Lozanski, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT); Miriam Edelson, EdD on Mental Health, Work and Unions.
Roundtable 3 – Tools and Strategies
John Oudyk, OHCOW; Andrew King, LOARC.
Please register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org so we can provide lunch at the end of the session.