Welcome to the site for the Enhancing Prevention of Injury and Disability @ Work (EPID@Work) Research Institute! We are committed to the conduct of high quality, transdisciplinary research in the areas of work-related injury and disability prevention with a particular focus on issues relevant to Northwestern Ontario.

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Press Release: TBT News & Dr. Vicki Kristman share funding announcement with local community

April 19, 2022

TBT News highlights recent Ontario Government funding announcement.
Breaking News! Ontario Government invests in EPID@Work Research Programs

April 14, 2022

EPID@Work is delighted to share the news that the Ontario government is investing over $5 Million in Health and Safety Research conducted at the Institute.
Ontario Working for Workers by Investing Over $5 Million in Health and Safety Research at Lakehead

April 14, 2022

Funding will help improve workplace safety, prevent injuries and reduce mental health stigma.
Leadership Announcement

April 8, 2022

EPID@ Work welcomes new Associate Director, Dr. Kathy Sanderson.
Dr. Sanderson, EPID@Work Scientist, receives $200,000.00 in research funding

April 5, 2022

Lakehead University’s Dr. Kathy Sanderson is leading a Canadian team of researchers examining the diversity and vulnerability of care workers during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Events More Events

Injury Prevention Workshop
 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
 Oliver Community Centre

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(807) 766-7184


955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada