Session Outlines

Thank you to all of the speakers at our 15th Annual Conference which took place at the Shaw Conference Center in Edmonton, AB on November 7 & 8, 2016.

Below are the sessions that were made available from the speakers.

Session 101 – Mike Lipkin – How to Perform at Your Best to be the Best Every Day

Session 102 – Panel Discussion with Deputy Minister, Alberta Labour Jeff Parr & Clint Dunford – Making Tough Decisions in an Uncertain Climate

Session 103 – Ian Hooper – Partnerships News – Presentation

Session 104 – Bryan Egan & Lloyd Blower – AMTA Corridors to Safety Excellence: On The Road to Transport Compliance – Presentation

Session 105 – Wally Cook – Value Added Safety – Delivering the Goods – Presentation

Session 106 – OHS Futures – Dr. David Nicholas – Achieving Work Safety Among Human Services Workers

Session 107 – OHS Futures – Dr. Sebastian Straube & Dr. David Antle – Occupational Interventions for the Prevention of Back Pain – Overview of Systematic Reviews

Session 108 – Deborah Goodwin – Moving Stuff – Establishing a Manual Materials Handling Program

Session 109 – Dr. Roger Hodkinson – Return to Health: How Great Companies Enable Injured Employees Back to Work Safely

Session 110 – Paul Riopel – Now That You Have Your Plan, How Do You Keep It Up? – Presentation

Session 111 – OHS Futures – Nicola Cherry – Workplace Injuries Reported by Interprovincial Workers Employed in Alberta: Report of a Feasibility Study

Session 112 – OHS Futures – Dr. Paige Lacy – Metabolomics of Welding Fume Exposure: A Novel Biomarker Approach for Monitoring Health in Welder Apprentices – Presentation

Session 113 – Mike Gordon & Kristin Petaski – Machine Safety: Always be Reviewing Risk – Presentation

Session 114 – Anne-Marie Nicol – Communicating Occupational Risk – Presentation

Session 115 – Jodi Howick – Safety Literacy: The Student Experience

Session 116 – OHS Futures – Jeremy Beach – The Alberta Bakers Study – Progress to Date

Session 117 – OHS Futures – Tom Barker – The Helping Cycle: A Key to Human-Services Agency Performance

Session 201 – Brock Downey – Safety Leadership – “We’re All Challeneged” – Presentation, Handout

Session 202 – Tina Varughese – Recruiting and Retaining Foreign Workers

Session 203 – Wendy Doyle – Transportation Safety Plan 2020 – Presentation

Session 204 – Cailin Mills & Luca Petryshyn – User Engagement: What We Learned About how People Want to Learn

Session 205 – Justin Turc & Shana Wolch – Managing Drugs & Alcohol in Alberta Workplaces – Presentation

Session 206 – Michelle Phaneuf & Marjorie Munroe – Workplace Health in Times of Economic Stress – Presentation

Session 207 – Jody Laird – Put Yourself in Our Boots – Video

Session 208 – Dave Shanahan – National Standards – A Foundation for Great OHS Programs

Session 209 – Jean-Francois Drouin – Lockout: An Essential Step to Save Lives!

Session 210 – Kimberly Allison – Stop & Think Before You Click – Safe & Smart Social Media for the H&S Professional – Presentation

Session 211 – Theo Fleury – Don’t Quit Before the Miracle