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NEW Employment Opportunity: Project Coordinator

January 12, 2021

Leaders' views key for employees with disabilities: researchers aim to improve work outcomes and limit discrimination for employees with physical and mental health challenges

November 13, 2020

Despite things such as human resources policies that are designed to ensure equal treatment for all employees, the relationship that people with disabilities have with their supervisors is what really shapes their job outcomes, says a Haskayne...
Student Research Assistant Opportunity Available

November 4, 2020

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to work as a project coordinator and to assist in a mixed methods project. Research activities include participant recruitment, data collection, data entry and analysis using Nvivo software, etc ).
Thunder Bay and District Injured Workers Study - Invitation to Participate

November 3, 2020

Drs. Deborah Scharf and Anna Koné are looking for individuals that provide services to injured and ill workers involved in the WSIB claim application process to participate in their study entitled Mental Health Needs of Thunder Bay and District...
Dept of Health Sciences Student Funding Opportunity: Dr. Vicki Kristman

November 2, 2020

For September 2021 admissions, all applicants choosing to conduct a thesis or dissertation with Dr. Vicki Kristman in the area of injury or work disability prevention that is relevant to the EPID@Work Research Institute will be considered for an...

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Work & Health Research in the time of COVID-19 - online session
 Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada