News

2022
Dec
8
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Student Research Assistant – Qualitative Research
Dec
8
September EPID Talks Presentations
Nov
15
EPID Researchers in the news!
Nov
4
Job Opportunity: Epidemiology Professor
Nov
2
Don't Miss Your Chance! Seed Grant Applications Due Tomorrow!
Oct
31
Registration for the November EPID Talks is now OPEN!
Oct
27
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Student Research Assistant – Qualitative Research
Oct
6
*New Opportunity* Call for Grant Applications
Oct
6
Research Matters - Shaw TV Interview
Sep
22
September EPID Talks Presentations
Sep
7
In Memoriam: Dr. Patrick Loisel
Jul
27
NEW! Project Coordinator Opportunity
Jul
27
Seeking Research Participants: “Framework for Sustainable Return to Work: Community Consultation Survey”
Help us develop tools and resources that support sustainable work for persons with mental and physical health challenges.
Jul
27
Become a part of EPID@Work: Continued Opportunities Available!
EPID@Work has a number of opportunities available
Jul
22
New Publication Alert!
Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada: Research, Policy and Practice is out as of today
Jul
14
Successful SSHRC Grant Application!
Kara Polson, PhD Student, was successful in her application to the SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant Competition: Emerging Asocial Society.
Apr
19
Press Release: TBT News & Dr. Vicki Kristman share funding announcement with local community
TBT News highlights recent Ontario Government funding announcement.
Apr
14
Ontario Working for Workers by Investing Over $5 Million in Health and Safety Research at Lakehead
Funding will help improve workplace safety, prevent injuries and reduce mental health stigma.
Apr
14
Breaking News! Ontario Government invests in EPID@Work Research Programs
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... full story
Apr
8
Leadership Announcement
EPID@ Work welcomes new Associate Director, Dr. Kathy Sanderson.
Apr
5
Dr. Sanderson, EPID@Work Scientist, receives $200,000.00 in research funding
Lakehead University’s Dr. Kathy Sanderson is leading a Canadian team of researchers examining the diversity and vulnerability of care workers during... full story
Apr
3
Institute for Work & Health - Research Administrator Opportunity
Mar
30
NEW! Project Coordinator Opportunity
Mar
16
Syme Research Training Awards now accepting applications
Feb
6
Student Success Story Chelsea Noel: Knowledge Mobilization In NW Ontario
Jan
27
CIHR providing Lakehead University professors with more than $2.1 million for important research
Lakehead University researchers are receiving more than $2.1 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research for several important projects.
2021
Sep
29
In memoriam: Katherine Lippel
Sep
13
NEW! Student Research Assistant Opportunity
Apr
26
Canada's National Day of Mourning for Injured and Killed Workers
Apr
9
Publication Alert! Inclusion of Indigenous workers in workplace mental health
Feb
10
NEW! Multiple Employment Opportunities: Community Champions
2020
Nov
13
Leaders' views key for employees with disabilities: researchers aim to improve work outcomes and limit discrimination for employees with physical and mental health challenges
Despite things such as human resources policies that are designed to ensure equal treatment for all employees, the relationship that people with... full story
Nov
4
Student Research Assistant Opportunity Available
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to work as a project coordinator and to assist in a mixed methods project. Research activities... full story
Nov
3
Thunder Bay and District Injured Workers Study - Invitation to Participate
Drs. Deborah Scharf and Anna Koné are looking for individuals that provide services to injured and ill workers involved in the WSIB claim application... full story
Nov
2
Dept of Health Sciences Student Funding Opportunity: Dr. Vicki Kristman
For September 2021 admissions, all applicants choosing to conduct a thesis or dissertation with Dr. Vicki Kristman in the area of injury or work... full story
Oct
2
September EPID Talks Presentation Posted for Viewing
If you missed the opportunity to attend our EPID Talks on September 25, 2020, it is now posted online for viewing.
Sep
14
EPID@Work & NOSM Researchers Receiving $330k in Research Funding
Aug
18
Update: XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2021
The XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work has been postponed from October 2020 to September 19-22, 2021.
Aug
18
Save the Date! Special Virtual Sessions: COVID-19 & OSH October 5th/6th
Aug
4
Research Opportunity: Post-doctoral fellowship in Indigenous Workplace Studies, EPID@Work, Thunder Bay Campus
Jun
22
Publication Alert: Opening the Workplace After COVID-19: What Lessons can be Learned from Return-to-Work Research?
Jun
15
Recent Publication: EPID@Work Director, Dr. Vicki Kristman, contributing author for Editorial: An Update and Looking Ahead for the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation
Jun
15
EPID@Work, Associate Director and Lakehead Professor, Dr. Kathryn Sinden, developing resources to support firefighter mental health during COVID-19
Jun
8
EPID@Work Research Associate, Robyn O'Loughlin, is highlighted by Carleton University
Jun
8
EPID@Work Member & Lakehead professor’s research could prevent burnout in health-care workers fighting COVID-19
Feb
11
Dr. Vicki Kristman - Student Funding Opportunity 2021 Entrance into the Dept of Health Sciences
For September 2021 admissions, all applicants choosing to conduct a thesis or dissertation with Dr. Vicki Kristman in the area of injury or work... full story
Feb
5
Research Infosource recognizes EPID@Work in "Canada's Innovation Leaders 2019"
Each November, Research Infosource Inc. publishes Canada's Innovation Leaders, the premier national print and digital publication promoting Canada's... full story
Feb
5
EPID@Work Presents Research at St. Joseph's Care Group Centre for Applied Health Research
For over 15 years, this Research Showcase has become the premier annual venue for the dissemination of research relevant to the health of... full story