Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health


The Canadian Association for Research on Work and Health (CARWH) is a non-profit association of Canadian researchers.

Our Mission: To enhance and promote research on work health, safety, and well being in Canada and to advocate for research on how work and work environments can be altered to improve health, safety, and wellness among Canadians.

News & Announcements:

2016 CARWH conference

We are pleased to announce the 2016 CARWH conference titled: ‘CARWH 2016: Advancing Research to Improve Work and Health’, to be held in Toronto October 16-18, 2016.  The conference keynotes, sessions, and symposia will highlight the following major themes within occupational health and safety:

  • Worker populations and work contexts
  • Health outcomes
  • Occupational exposures
  • Interventions, policy, and knowledge translation & exchange

We invite you, as well as your students and colleagues, to submit an abstract and attend the conference. We are now accepting abstracts until the deadline of April 1, 2016. Please forward this invitation to your contacts and networks. For more information on the conference and to submit an abstract, please visit our website:

On behalf of Catherine Trask and Victoria Arrandale, Scientific Co-chairs of the conference.

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