IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

Occupationnal Safety and Health Agenda

Rendez-vous de la science

Les Rendez-vous de la science

The IRSST organizes lectures on research conducted or funded by the Institute. Stay in touch with OHS research news by attending these french-speaking meetings.

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2021 Institutional Colloquium: OHS Research to Support Workplaces in a Time of Pandemic

Colloque 2021

September 13-14 and 15, 2021  Webcast

The COVID-19 pandemic has been an unprecedented experience for both the general public and workplaces. In March 2020, the IRSST launched a call for original research proposals, focused on developing solutions or advancing occupational health and safety (OHS) knowledge in the context of the pandemic.

On September 13, 14 and 15, 2021, we invite you to virtually attend the various presentations to learn about the results of this work.

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XXII World Congress on Safety & Health at Work


September 20-23, 2021  Toronto, Canada

This global forum is a must-attend for occupational health and safety leaders, policy-makers, employers and advocates around the world who seek to stay current with emerging challenges, innovative solutions and best practices in the field of workplace injury and disease prevention. Organized every three years by the International Labour Organization and the International Social Security Association, the 2020 World Congress is being co-hosted by two Canadian partners—the Institute for Work & Health and the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety.

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October 25-28, 2021  Online Conference

The International Symposium on Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) conference provides a fertile meeting ground for sharing the latest research findings on occupational epidemiology. It promotes exchanges between researchers and stakeholders from the broad field of work and health, including epidemiologists, exposure scientists, industrial hygienists, toxicologists, occupational physicians, health services specialists, public health department and health agency representatives, and policy makers. The conference has a strong commitment to engaging early-career researchers.

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This list contains events organized by the IRSST and its main partners. This is not an exhaustive list of all the occupational health and safety events.