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2017 AIHA APS Spring Technical Session

  • April 06, 2017
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Best Western Plus, 15 Spectacle Lake Drive, Dartmouth, NS


  • Must be currently registered at a recognized university.

Registration is closed

Atlantic Provinces Section is proud to present an Expert Panel Discussions on “New trends and perspectives in occupational health regulations”

  • International tendency of upgrading occupational health regulation.
  • Options and models for the legislator (e.g. REACH)

Occupational health regulation trends in Atlantic Canada.

The expert panel format will feature 6 speakers from a broad spectrum of professions and backgrounds. They will each have 50 minutes to present their views and to answer questions. To close the session, attendees will have a little over an hour to participate in a summary discussion with all panel members.

  • Marc-Andre Lavoie, M.Sc. ROH. Director, Risk Marcker Inc.
    • Introduction to the European REACH regulation.
  • Brad Proctor, B.Sc., LL.B., M.B.A, Partner at McInnis cooper
    • Legal aspect of occupational health regulations.
  • Dr Stephen Bornstein, PH.D., Co-Director of SafetyNet Centre at Memorial University, Director of NL Centre for Applied Health Research, joint appointment as professor of Medicine and of Political Science, Memorial University
    • Socio-political aspects of occupational health regulations.
  • Anil Adisesh, M.D., JD Irving Limited Research Chair in Occupational Medicine at Dalhousie University
    • Health Surveillance: well being at work?
  • Jason McInnis, M.Sc., ROH, Canadian Director - Health & Safety, International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
    • Union perspectives in regards to occupational health regulations.
  • Gregory Green, Manager Technical Services, OHS Division at Province of Nova Scotia
    • Legislative mind set and techniques for upgrading occupational health regulation in Nova Scotia


American Industrial Hygiene Association - Atlantic Provinces Section

160 Rockmanor Drive
Bedford, NS, B4A3B5

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