OOHNA Conference

The 2018 event will feature a one-day conference and exhibition followed by a one-day workshop, Managing Employees in Distress.

Conference Learning Objectives:

  • To provide quality continuing education for Occupational Health Nurses
  • To encourage high standards in the specialty of Occupational Health Nursing
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of ideas
  • To provide a cooperative environment for learning
  • To promote the objectives of the OOHNA Mission Statement

Agenda:

For a comphrehsive agenda including learning objectives, and more information about the 2018 Conference please download the Conference Brochure

0700 – 0930

Registration – Conference Centre (1st floor)


0815 – 0900

Opening Ceremonies

Welcome and Awards

OOHNA President: Karen Watson, RN, COHN(C)


0900 – 1000

Keynote: From Overwhelmed to Flourishing: How to leverage your different Brains

Dr. Carlos Davidovich


1000 – 1100

Networking Break in Exhibits


1100 – 1200

WSiB Chronic Mental Stress and traumatic Mental Stress Policy Updates


1200 – 1220

Presentation by Event Sponsor: Walsh & Associates Occupational Health Services


1220 – 1400

Lunch with Sponsors/Exhibitors


1400

Exhibits close


1400 – 1515

Navigating a Changing OHS Landscape: Legal and Legislative Issues

Greg McGinnis, LLB and Laura Russell, CCM


1515 – 1530

Break


1530 – 1630

Psychological Health and Safety: Potential Role for the OHN   Mary Ann Baynton, MSW, RSW


1630 – 1730

Annual General Meeting


1730

Closing Remarks

0800 – 0900

Registration – Conference Centre – 1st floor


0830 – 1600

WORKSHOP: Managing Employees in Distress – Tools to Support Emotional and Cognitive Concerns in the Workplace

Nancy Gowan, BHSc (OT), OT Reg (Ont), CDMP


1000 – 1030

Networking Break with Event Sponsor


1030 – 1200

Workshop resumes


1200 – 1220

Presentation by Event Sponsor Walsh & Associates Occupational Health Services


1220 – 1300

Lunch


1300 – 1600

Workshop resumes


1600

Closing RemarksWorkshop ends

Keeping Workers Well

Thursday May 31 – Friday June 1st, 2018

Corporate Event Centre
The Centre for Health & Safety Innovation
5110 Creekback Road, Mississauga
Mississauga, ON

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