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Ahlstrom, Linda
Gothenburg University, Sweden
Workplace rehabilitation and supportive work conditions of importance for increased work ability and RTW - a prospective study of women on long-term sick leave in Sweden
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Ahn, Yeon-Soon
Dongguk University, Republic of Korea
Cancer morbidity of professional emergency responders in Korea
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cancer 3  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Alexander, Bruce
University of Minnesota, USA
Health and safety professionals’ rating of management attitude and commitment on injury rate and severity in small and medium sized construction companies
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 
Short- and long-term work-related consequences associated with childhood injuries on agricultural operations: Regional Rural Injury Study III
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Andersen, Johan Hviid
Herning Hospital, Denmark
Risk factors for neck and upper extremity disorders among computer users and the effect of interventions: an overview of systematic reviews
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Work environment, health and wellbeing among children and adolescents in Denmark:  results from a study of 545 13-17 year olds
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Anua, Siti Marwanis
University of Aberdeen, UK
Assessing the take-home exposure route: dermal contamination of workers with laboratory animal allergen
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Aragon, Aurora
National Autonomous University of Nicaragua, Nicaragua
Psychosocial factors and musculoskeletal symptoms in a vulnerable working population in Nicaragua
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Basinas, Ioannis
Aarhus University, Denmark
Inhalable dust and endotoxin exposure among Danish pig, dairy, poultry and mink farmers: results from the SUS cohort study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Bayomy, Hanaa
University of Manchester, UK
Symptom reporting amongst farmers using pesticides to treat sheep
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Pesticides  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Baysson, Hélène
IRSN, France
Lung doses due to multiple radiation exposures and risk of lung cancer death among French uranium miners
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Radiation  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 
Morbidity study of French nuclear workers from Areva NC
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Radiation  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Beach, Jeremy
University of Alberta, Canada
Understanding how physicians allocate causation in possibly work-related injury and illness
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Beadel, Alexander
King's College, UK
The association between hearing problems and blasts in UK Armed Forces personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, 2003-2009
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Noise and hearing  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Beane Freeman, Laura
NCI, USA
Atrazine and cancer incidence among pesticide applicators in the Agricultural Health Study (1994-2007)
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Pesticides  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Behrens, Thomas
Bremen Institute for Prevention Research and Social Medicine, Germany
Pesticide exposure in farming and forestry and the risk of uveal melanoma
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cancer 3  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Benavides, Fernando G
CISAL, Spain
Occupational risks among immigrant workers in Europe compared to autochthonous workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Migrant workers  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Benke, Geza
Monash University, Australia
OccIDEAS for Asbestos exposure assessment in the Australian Mesothelioma Registry
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Benson, Paul
Health & Safety Executive, UK
Trends in asbestosis and mesothelioma mortality in Great Britain
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Bertazzi, Pier Alberto
Università di Milano, Italy
Lymphohemopietic neoplasms and dioxin exposure in the Seveso cohort 30 years after the accident (1977-2006)
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Lymphatic neoplasms  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 
Mortality study in two Italian oil refineries: extension of the follow-up up to 2006
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Bigert, Carolina
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Lung cancer risk among cooks and kitchen workers in a pooled analysis of case-control studies in Europe and Canada
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Blatter, Birgitte
TNO, The Netherlands
Are peaks in computer use a risk factor for neck and upper extremity symptoms?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Musculoskeletal 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Blewett, Caitlin
University of British Columbia, Canada
Para-occupational exposure to pesticides in agricultural families: developing models for risk assessment
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Bodin, Julie
LEEST-LUNAM, France
Effects of personal and work-related factors on the incidence of shoulder pain in a French working population
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Boggess, May
Texas A&M University, USA
Relative risk of hearing loss:  comparison of hearing thresholds in Royal Australian Air Force personnel to the ISO 7029:2000 normative data
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Noise and hearing  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Bonde, Jens Peter
Bispebjerg Hospital, Denmark
Are surveys of the psychosocial work profile a means to reduce sickness absence? A quasi-experimental study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Occupational carrying of loads during pregnancy and the risk of fetal loss
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Boneberger, Anja
University Hospital, Germany
How can we reach them? A pilot study on response and occupational health among migrants from post-soviet countries
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Bonfiglioli, Roberta
University of Bologna, Italy
Carpal tunnel syndrome and manual work: the first three years of a longitudinal study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Musculoskeletal 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Bongers, Suzan
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Exposure estimation of historical exposure to static magnetic fields during development and manufacturing of MRI systems
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Bonzini, Matteo
University of Insubria, Italy
Association between psychosocial factors and musculoskeletal disorders across different cultural backgrounds: a comparative study among Brazilian and Italian nursing personnel
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Effects of metal-rich air particles on DNA methylation and on coagulation function among foundry workers in Italy
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 
Etiological role of occupational exposure in different subtypes of sino-nasal cancer:  results from a large hospital-based cohort in Italy
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Extracellular histones affect blood coagulation in subjects exposed to metal-rich air particles
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Perceived work-related stress and pain prevalence: results from the Italian CUPID study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Börger, Jutta
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Germany
Reduction of occupational injuries by conduction of a preventive training programme – an epidemiological follow-up study in the German glass industry
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Injuries  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Bos, Marian
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Quantitative exposure of pig slaughterhouse workers to livestock-associated MRSA ST398
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Boström, Maria
University of Göteborg, Sweden
Relations between changed self-reported work factors and changed work ability among young male and female adults:  a prospective cohort study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Bray, Isabelle
DASA Health Information, MoD, UK
Veterans in the criminal justice system (CJS) in England and Wales
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Brenner, Harvey
Berlin University of Technology, Germany
Health impact of economic restructuring and unemployment in Europe
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Final plenary: old and new risks  -  14.30 - 15.30
15.10
 

Brisman, Jonas
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Increased risk of nasal symptoms in Swedish dental technicians during exposure to methyl methacrylate, rapid glue or grinding
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Brouwer, Sandra
University Medical Center, The Netherlands
When are return-to-work (RTW) efforts sufficient? A study about the RTW process among individuals in receipt of disability benefits
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Brown, Judith
University of Glasgow, UK
Medical reason for claiming Employment Support Allowance in the UK, Scotland and Glasgow
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Bugge, Merete Drevvatne
NIOH, Norway
Exposure related mortality from obstructive lung diseases among workers in the Norwegian silicon carbide industry
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Respiratory effects  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Bukowska, Agnieszka
Nofer Institute, Poland
6-sulfatoxymelatonin and antioxidant enzymes activity in nurses and midwives - preliminary results
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Night shift work and antioxidant enzymes activity in nurses and midwives - preliminary results
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Burdorf, Alex
Erasmus University, The Netherlands
Who returns to work after sick leave and why?  Implications for effectiveness of interventions
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Keynote lectures 5 and 6  -  09.00 - 10.20
09.00
 

Burstyn, Igor
Drexel University, USA
Bayesian correction for measurement error following group-based exposure assessment in a case-referent study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Busse, Jason
McMaster University, Canada
Development and validation of an instrument to predict functional recovery in tibial fracture patients: the somatic pre-occupation and coping (SPOC) questionnaire
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 
Predictors of prolonged recovery following acceptance for disability benefits: a systematic review of observational studies
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Cambron-Goulet, Evelyne
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Prevention protocols for workers in magnetic resonance imaging departments in health care and research in the Netherlands
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Healthcare  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Carnide, Nancy
Institute for Work and Health, Canada
Early prescription opioid use for musculoskeletal disorders and work: a critical review of the literature
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Checkoway, Harvey
University of Washington, USA
Are there any consistent environmental risk factors for Parkinson's disease?
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Keynote lectures 1 and 2  -  09.20 - 10.40
10.00
 

Chen, Chi Hsien
NTU Hospital, Taiwan
Application of laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS) for the assessment of occupational lung cancer
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Chen, Minghui
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Building a prediction model to determine an optimal interval for workers exposed to silica dust about medical surveillance on chest X-ray
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Test performance of chest radiography as a medical surveillance technique for workers exposed to silica dust
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Chen, Pau-Chung
NTU, Taiwan
Time to pregnancy study in male workers exposed to carbon disulfide in the rayon industry
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 
Time to pregnancy study in male workers exposed to vinyl chloride monomer in the polyvinyl chloride industry
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Work-related fatigue among workers on semiconductor manufacturing lines
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Chen, Ruey-Yu
Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
The effects of exercise programs on stress and metabolic syndrome in banking and insurance workers
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Cherry, Nicola
University of Alberta, Canada
Lung disease mortality in a cohort of Staffordshire pottery workers: follow-up to December 2008
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Silica  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 
Mortality from renal disease in two cohorts exposed at work to crystalline silica
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Silica  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Chevalier, Anne
InVS, France
Could workers compensation data be used for epidemiological surveillance of occupational injuries in France? 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Chien, Ling-Chu
Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
Glutathione S-Transferase genotype may be a modifier on urothelial cell cycle in dyestuff manufacturing workers
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Gene-environment interactions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Chin, Weishan
NTU, Taiwan
The association between sleeping time, shift work and risk of high job strain and burnout among nurses
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Healthcare workers' mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Cocco, Pierluigi
University of Cagliari, Italy
Risk of specific lymphoma subtypes is associated to polymorphism in genes implicated in the metabolism of workplace carcinogens
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Lymphatic neoplasms  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Coggon, David
University of Southampton, UK
Differences in prevalence of wrist/hand pain by country and occupation: findings from the CUPID study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS CUPID - Cultural and Psychosocial Influences on Disability  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 

Corbett, Karina
NIOH, Norway
Is risk of sickness absence associated with sibling sickness absence?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Cornelio, Cecilia Ines
Superintendence of Labour Risk, Argentina
Socio-occupational status, gender and health outcomes: the First National Survey on Working Conditions and Health. Argentina 2010
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Cornelius, Bert
Research Center for Insurance Medicine, The Netherlands
Prevalence, comorbidity, onset, severity and treatment of mental disorders among long-term sick-listed workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Mental health  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Costello, Sadie
University of California, USA
Ischemic heart disease mortality and metalworking fluid exposure in an active autoworkers cohort
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Counil, Emilie
EHESP, France
Development of a Geographic Information System (GIS) to identify spatial patterns of industrial cancer risks: a pilot study on asbestos in a Paris suburb
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Development of a multidisciplinary lifecourse approach in the study of occupational exposures to carcinogens and their social aetiology
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Crosignani, Paolo
National Cancer Institute, Italy
Occupational cancer monitoring: a unique opportunity to protect human health
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

da Silva Jr, João Silvestre
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Work-disability benefits due to mental disorders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Dalvie, Mohamed Aqiel
University of Cape Town, South Africa
The relationship between pesticides exposure measured by means of environmental exposure indices and anthropometric measurements of boys living on farms in the rural Western Cape
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Pesticides  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

D'Andrea, Ileana
University of Cagliari, Italy
Lymphoma risk among animal breeders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Lymphatic neoplasms  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Darby, Sarah
University of Oxford, UK
Radiation-induced cardiovascular disease
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Keynote lectures 3 and 4  -  09.00 - 10.20
09.40
 

Darnton, Andrew
Health & Safety Executive, UK
An updated ecological analysis of British mesothelioma rates in relation to potential exposure to Simian Virus 40 (SV40)
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Mesothelioma  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 
An updated investigation of cancer incidence and mortality at a Scottish semiconductor manufacturing facility
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 

de Klerk, Nicholas
University of Western Australia, Australia
Association of lung tissue content of different mineral fibre types with occurrence of malignant mesothelioma
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Mesothelioma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

De Matteis, Sara
NCI, USA
Incidence of malignant mesothelioma and asbestos exposure in the Lombardy region, Italy, 2000-07
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Public health impact of exposure to occupational carcinogens on lung cancer risk
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Lung cancer  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

De Schryver, Antoon
University of Antwerp, Belgium
Is there an occupational risk for transmission of Helicobacter pylori in healthcare workers?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Healthcare  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

De Silva, Vijitha
University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka
Chronic widespread pain (CWP) and other musculoskeletal problems among female tea factory workers in Akuressa, Sri Lanka
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal disorders in specific occupations  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Infectious diseases among female primary school teachers in the southern province of Sri Lanka
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Occupational health problems among female garment factory workers in Sri Lanka
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

de Vocht, Frank
University of Manchester, UK
A Bayesian mixture modeling approach for assessing the effects of multiple exposures and confounders in case-control studies
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Demers, Paul
Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Canada
Cancer incidence among Nordic firefighters
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Demou, Evangelia
University of Glasgow, UK
Factors associated with the success of a vocational rehabilitation programme for incapacity benefit claimants
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Descatha, Alexis
UVSQ Inserm U1018, France
Heavy manual work, vibration exposure and Dupuytren's disease? Results from a surveillance program of musculoskeletal disorders
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Musculoskeletal 2  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Diene, Eloi
InVS, France
Mortality from cardiovascular diseases in men according to occupational category and business activity sector in France
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Doda, Diana V
University of Adelaide, Australia
Prevention of workplace musculoskeletal disorders based on a stage of change approach:  preliminary findings from an intervention study in South Australia
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Driscoll, Tim
University of Sydney, Australia
Occupational burden estimates - strengths and limitations
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS Burden of disease  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 
Risk factors and injury of orchestral musicians in Australia
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Dumas, Orianne
Inserm U1018, France
Occupational exposure to cleaning agents and asthma in women from the EGEA study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Asthma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Ehrlich, Rodney
University of Cape Town, South Africa
Impairment following silica dust exposure, silicosis and pulmonary tuberculosis
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Ekpanyaskul, Chatchai
SWU, Thailand
Prevalence and associated ergonomic factors of radial styloid tenosynovitis among electronic assembly workers in Thailand
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Elliott, Leslie
University of Nebraska, USA
Lung cancer mortality in a combined cohort of North Carolina and South Carolina asbestos textile workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Eng, Amanda
Massey University, New Zealand
Work-related stress and asthma: results from a workforce survey in New Zealand
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Asthma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Falkenberg, Anna
Uppsala University, Sweden
Instrumental and emotional social support at work and leisure time: association with self-rated health and sickness absence in a longitudinal context
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Mental health  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Fear, Nicola T
King's College, UK
Alcohol misuse in the UK armed forces
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Felli, Vanda
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Musculoskeletal pain in Brazilian sugar cane cutters
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Musculoskeletal symptoms reported by Brazilian video terminal operators
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Prevalence of musculoskeletal pain and associated disability in three cohorts of Brazilian workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Felten, Michael
Aachen University, Germany
Risk factors associated with asbestos-related lung diseases among different sub-cohorts of formerly asbestos exposed workers in Germany
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Serial measurements of mesothelin and osteopontin in formerly asbestos exposed power industry workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Fevotte, Joelle
Institute for Public Health Surveillance, France
MATGENE: A program to develop job-exposure matrices in the general population in France
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Fishwick, David
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Serum specific immunoglobulins related to organophosphate pesticide (OP) exposure
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Fleming, Sarah
University of Leeds, UK
INTEROCC study: occupational exposures and risk of glioma brain tumours
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS INTEROCC: collaborative study on brain cancers  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Forbes, Harriet J
King's College, UK
Does attending an emergency department whilst deployed in Iraq or Afghanistan impact on the mental health of UK Army personnel?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Freer, Kerry
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, UK
Death in service within NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 2007-2009
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Healthcare  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Friesen, Melissa
NCI, USA
Combining job exposure matrices and exposure measurements to assess occupational exposure to benzene, lead fume, and lead dust in a population-based cohort in Shanghai, China
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Fritschi, Lin
University of Western Australia, Australia
Burden of disease - the Australian experience
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS Burden of disease  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 
Recycling job exposure matrices from occupational cohort studies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Testing the utility of categorization of jobs in a community-based case-control study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 1  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Frost, Gillian
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Estimating the burden of ill-health and injury due to current occupational exposures in Great Britain: outline of methodology
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Health and safety inspectors' perceptions of preventability of work-related ill health and injury
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Methodology 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 

Frost, Poul
Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
Prognostic impact of physical workloads on symptom severity among patients examined for ulnar neuropathy
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Garsi, Jerome-Philippe
IRSN, France
Occupational uranium exposure and cardiovascular mortality: cohort and nested case-control studies for a better risk assessment
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Radiation  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 
Relationship between occupational exposure to uranium and cardiovascular mortality: effects of external radiation
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Radiation  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Garzia, Nichole
University of British Columbia, Canada
Occupational pesticide exposure surveillance for agriculture in Canada
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Geoffroy-Perez, Beatrice
InVS, France
Suicide and occupation: first assessments from French available data
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Mental health  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Geuskens, Goedele
TNO, The Netherlands
Night work and breast cancer - results from a large prospective study in the Dutch general working population
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 
Predictors of early retirement: a Dutch prospective cohort study  
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Ghosh, Rebecca
Imperial College, UK
Employment histories of people with asthma in the 1958 British Birth Cohort
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Asthma  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 
Occupational exposures and risk of adult onset asthma in the 1958 birth cohort from age 16 to age 42 years
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Glass, Deborah
Monash University, Australia
Benzene exposure assessment uncertainty and its use in sensitivity analyses in a pooled study of leukaemia
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 1  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Goodwin, Laura
King's College, UK
Prevalence and predictors of delayed onset PTSD in military personnel: is there evidence for this disorder? Results of a prospective UK cohort study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Graber, Judith
University of Illinois, USA
Results from 37 years of mortality experience among US underground coal miners
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Final plenary: old and new risks  -  14.30 - 15.30
14.30
 

Greven, Frans
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Respiratory health in firefighters
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Respiratory effects  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Grimby-Ekman, Anna
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Neck pain and perceived stress:  analyzing repeated binary outcomes from a cohort study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Validity of simple neck pain assessments in relation to aspects of health-related quality-of-life and decreased general performance
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Grimsrud, Tom
Cancer Registry of Norway, Norway
Cancer mortality among electrolysis workers: where have all the cancers gone? A challenge to occupational epidemiologists and regulatory boards
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cancer 3  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Grundy, Anne
Queen's University, Canada
The influence of shift work and light at night exposure on melatonin levels and breast cancer risk
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Guest, Maya
University of Newcastle, Australia
Sharps including needlestick injuries in Australian nurses practising in New South Wales
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Healthcare  -  10.50 - 12.30
 
The use of accident incidence rate ratios to evaluate age related safety in Australian heavy vehicle drivers in the state of New South Wales (1999-2006)
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster discussion: Injuries  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Guha, Neela
IARC, France
Lung cancer risk in painters: results from the SYNERGY pooled analysis
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Guida, Florence
Inserm U1018, France
Lung cancer and exposure to mineral wools: the ICARE study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Lung cancer  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Guo, Yue Leon
NTU Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Taiwan
Cumulative weight-bearing from workplace caused dose-dependent osteoarthritis of the knee in salt workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 
The impact of psychological symptoms on return-to-work in injured workers after occupational injury
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Gustavsson, Per
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Mortality among Swedish chimney sweeps 1952-2006
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Habib, Rima R
American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Musculoskeletal pain and psychosocial factors among Lebanese workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Ha, Catherine
InVS, France
Occupational health indicators from the French epidemiological surveillance programme for work-related musculoskeletal disorders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Musculoskeletal 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Hall, Amy
University of British Columbia, Canada
Establishment of a national Canadian workplace exposure database:  progress and challenges
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Hambach, Ramona
University of Antwerp, Belgium
Evaluation of heavy metal exposure in blood and urine of workers performing silver brazing
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Hamra, Ghassan
University of North Carolina, USA
Informative priors: a simple approach for utilizing animal and cellular evidence in observational research via order constrained priors
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Hansen, Johnni
Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
Exposure to wood dust and risk of nasal cancer - the impact of hard and soft wood and histological subtype
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 
Non-daytime work and risk of cancers of the breast, prostate, colo-rectum, endometrium, and skin, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the Nordic countries - the NOCCA study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Harding, Anne-Helen
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Mortality trends in a cohort of British asbestos workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The Pesticide Users Health Study: past, present and future
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Harris, E Clare
University of Southampton, UK
Improving the classification of upper limb disorders
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Harrison, Kate
MoD, UK
Impact of operational tours on mental health referrals for military patients, including time to referral and rates of PTSD
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Hazarika, Ranjit
M C College, India
Health surveillance study in the agricultural workers of Jagiroad area of Nowgong district, Assam, India
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Heederik, Dick
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Persistence of ST398 MRSA carriage in livestock farmers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Heikkilä, Katriina
FIOH, Finland
Work stress, tobacco smoking and alcohol intake: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual-participant data from 15 European studies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Heldal, Kari Kulvik
NIOH, Norway
Serum pneumoproteins in waste water workers exposed to bioaerosols
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Helgesson, Magnus
Uppsala University, Sweden
Unemployment and long-term effects on absence from work - a register-based study of Swedish-born and foreign-born young adults
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Hendrick, David
Newcastle University, UK
Healthy worker and survival bias in coal miners seeking compensation for COPD
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Respiratory effects  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Hoe, Victor
University of Malaya, Malaysia
A prospective study of work ability and multisite musculoskeletal pain among hospital-based nurses
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Hogstedt, Christer
National Institute of Public Health, Sweden
Cancer incidence among Swedish chimney sweeps:  long-term follow up of an extended cohort
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 

Hohenadel, Karin
Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Canada
The effectiveness of asbestos-related interventions in reducing rates of lung cancer and mesothelioma: a systematic review
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Hollund, Bjørg Eli
Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
Development of a retrospective JEM for benzene in the Norwegian oil and gas industry
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Holtermann, Andreas
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
Physical work demands and physical fitness in low social classes
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Hung, Wan-Ting
College of Medicine NTU, Taiwan
AhRR genotypes predict susceptibility to dioxin-like chemicals in cytochrome P450 1A2 induction in humans
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Gene-environment interactions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Hussey, Louise
University of Manchester, UK
Calculating incidence rates of work-related ill-health from general practice – establishing the denominator
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Using multiple data sources to triangulate work-related ill-health incidence estimates
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Methodology 3  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Hutchings, Sally
Imperial College, UK
Predicting the future burden of occupational cancer
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS Burden of disease  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Hystad, Perry
University of British Columbia, Canada
Occupational exposures and lung cancer risk by histological type in Canada
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Iwasawa, Satoko
Keio University, Japan
Respiratory symptoms and effects of SO2: 4-year follow up of Miyakejima residents after returning to the island
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Iwatsubo, Yuriko
InVS, France
Prediction model of asthma using antiasthma drug claims for epidemiological surveillance of asthma in self-employed workers in France
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Asthma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Jakobsson, Kristina
Lund University, Sweden
Is increased workforce mobility and commuting a threat for a sustainable working life? A cross-sectional study in southern Sweden
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Jarvholm, Bengt
Umeå University, Sweden
Mortality in Sweden related to occupational exposures
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS Burden of disease  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Johansson, Bo
Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
Work and health among native and foreign-born residents in Sweden 1990-2008:  a register-based study on hospitalization due to common potentially work-related disorders, disability pension and mortality
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Migrant workers  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Jones, Norman
King's College, UK
Post-deployment BATTLEMIND training for the UK Armed Forces:  a cluster-randomised controlled trial
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Jørgensen, Marie Birk
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
Workplace health promotion programme availability and participation in a representative sample of Danish workers
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kadir, Muhammad Masood
Aga Khan University, Pakistan
Musculoskeletal complaints among nurses working at a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Karnjanakantorn, Worrapan
Bangkok Hospital Group, Thailand
Periodic examination in a transport/logistics company in Thailand
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kauffmann, Francine
Inserm UMR-S1018, France
Ethical challenges in gene environment interaction studies
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Gene-environment interactions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Keegan, Thomas
Lancaster University, UK
Assessment of exposure to sarin in military veterans at Porton Down
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Case-control study of paternal occupation and risk of childhood cancer in Great Britain, 1962-2006
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Keil, Alexander
University of North Carolina, USA
Inverse probability weighted models of arsenic effects on cancer in a copper smelter cohort
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Methodology 3  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Kendzia, Benjamin
IPA, Germany
Welding fume exposure and determinants in German male welders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kielkowski, Danuta
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
Rapid survey of  TB/HIV medical services in South African mines
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kim, Hyoung Ryoul
Catholic University of Korea, Republic of Korea
Change of inequality pattern in metabolic syndrome among Korean workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kim, Hyun
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ, USA
Patient handling-related MSDs in hospital workers: analyses of 7 years Workers' Compensation claims data
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal disorders in specific occupations  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kim, Inah
Yonsei University, Republic of Korea
Night duty and depressive symptoms of white collar workers in the public sector
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kim, Jiwon
St. Mary's Hospital, Republic of Korea
The relationship between increased job stress and weight gain: a two-year longitudinal study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kim, Kyusang
KOSHA, Republic of Korea
Effects of occupational exposure to noise and ototoxic chemicals on hearing
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Noise and hearing  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kincl, Laurel
CREAL, Spain
Occupational exposures to electromagnetic fields in the INTEROCC study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS INTEROCC: collaborative study on brain cancers  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Kjærheim, Kristina
Cancer Registry of Norway, Norway
Cancer risk among farmers in the Nordic countries
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Kochi, Takeshi
Keio University, Japan
Respiratory function and effects of SO2: 4-year follow up of Miyakejima residents after returning to the island
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Koeman, Tom
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Manual coding and automatic recoding of occupational codes: consequences for exposure assessment
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Kogevinas, Manolis
CREAL, Spain
Evaluation of breast cancer risk in relation to night shift work in a case-control study in a Spanish population
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 
Genome-wide interaction study on occupational hazards and asthma, the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS)
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Asthma  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 
Risk factors for persistent multisite pain in three occupational groups:  CUPID study in Crete
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS CUPID - Cultural and Psychosocial Influences on Disability  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 

Koskela, Riitta-Sisko
FIOH, Finland
Rheumatoid arthritis and occupational exposure
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Musculoskeletal 2  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Kristensen, Petter
NIOH, Norway
Associations between results of routine occupational health examinations and mortality during the following forty years
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Methodology 3  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 
Cross shift changes in lung function among Palestinian farmers during low and high-exposure periods to pesticides: a longitudinal study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Is the threshold for reporting pain or the tendency to attribute the pain to the job linked to socioeconomic position or gender?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Musculoskeletal 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Kromhout, Hans
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
AGRICOH, a newly formed consortium of agricultural cohorts 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Development of a shock job exposure matrix based on reported electric accidents in Europe
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 
Quantitative occupational exposure assessment in community-based studies: the SYNERGY experience
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Labrèche, France
Institut de Recherche Robert-Sauvé, Canada
Carcinogens exposure prevalence as a first step toward preventing occupational cancers: challenges and drawbacks
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Usefulness of sensitivity analyses: examples from a case-control study of occupational exposures and postmenopausal breast cancer
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Laird, Ian
Massey University, New Zealand
The epidemiology and prevention of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in New Zealand
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Noise and hearing  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lam, Kin Bong Hubert
University of Birmingham, UK
APPRaisal of the health of new ENTrants Into the workplaCE - the APPRENTICE study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

LaMontagne, Anthony
University of Melbourne, Australia
Estimating the economic benefits of eliminating job strain as a risk factor for depression
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Economic analyses  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 
Time trends in psychosocial working conditions in a representative sample of working Australians 2000-2008: evidence of narrowing disparities? 
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Lao, Xiang Qian
Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Development of a generic Job Exposure Matrix for Hong Kong
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Latza, Ute
Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Germany
Associations between psychosocial stress at work and incidence of cardiovascular diseases ─ a systematic review
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Occupation-specific frequency of sick-leave due to cardiovascular diseases
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lavoué, Jérôme
CRCHUM, Canada
Two million exposure measurements now available online from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration: should epidemiologists care?
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 1  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Leavey, Anna
Drexel University, USA
Hypothyroidism among former workers of a nuclear weapons facility (Pantex), Amarillo, Texas
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Radiation  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lee, Boram
St. Mary's Hospital, Republic of Korea
The effects of smoking and drinking on blood lead and cadmium levels: data from the fourth Korea national health and nutrition examination survey
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lee, Lukas
National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
Increased ferritin as a predictor for metabolic syndrome: a 5-year follow-up study in 1599 workers in an electronic-manufacturing factory in Taiwan
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Li, Cheng-Kang
NTU, Taiwan
Estimation of potential quality-adjusted life years saved from wearing a helmet on riding a motorcycle in Taiwan
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Economic analyses  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 

Lie, Jenny-Anne
NIOH, Norway
Night work and breast cancer risk among Norwegian nurses
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 

Li, Ming Chieh
NTU, Taiwan
Mortality in a population highly exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls and polychlorinated dibenzofurans: 30 years after Yucheng accident
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lindbohm, Marja-Liisa
FIOH, Finland
Non-employment after breast cancer
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Lin, Hsing-Hua
NTU, Taiwan
Aristolochic acids levels in serum of Chinese herbalists and family members after the ban of herbs containing aristolochic acids in Taiwan
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Lin, Pei-Chen
Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
Atypical work schedule is associated with sleep quality and mental health in Taiwan female nurses
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Healthcare workers' mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The association between work stress and mental health in Taiwan female nurses
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Healthcare workers' mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lin, Sihao
Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Asbestos exposure and mortality in a Chinese miner cohort
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 
Cancer mortality of chrysotile asbestos worker cohort in China
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Lin, Wen-Yi
Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiao-Kang Hospital, Taiwan
Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance in workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Occupation exposure-related abnormality for hairdressers and cosmetologists in Taiwan
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Li, Wenjin
Fred Hutchinson Center, USA
Occupational exposures and mortality from cardiovascular disease among women textile workers in Shanghai, China
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Loomis, Dana
University of Nebraska, USA
Longer, thinner fibers are associated with increased lung cancer mortality among asbestos textile workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Lund, Thomas
Regional Hospital, Denmark
Do traditional male role norms modify the association between high emotional demands in work, and sickness absence?
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 
When is return to work safe return to work? Comparing measures of return to work in a cohort of patients following percutaneous coronary intervention
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Malinauskaite, Ieva
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
Cardiovascular health effects of workplace bullying among teachers in Kaunas, Lithuania
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Cardiovascular disease  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Marucci-Wellman, Helen
Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, USA
The changing structure of work and implications for the risk of work-related injury in developing countries:  lessons learned from Xuan Tien, Vietnam
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Injuries  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Matsudaira, Ko
Kanto Rosai Hospital, Japan
Risk factors for new-onset low back disability among Japanese workers: results from the Cultural and Psychosocial Influences on Disability (CUPID) study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS CUPID - Cultural and Psychosocial Influences on Disability  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 

Mattioli, Stefano
University of Bologna, Italy
Evidence-based search strings for the study of farmers' occupational diseases
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Incidence rates of surgically treated rhegmatogenous retinal detachment among manual workers, non-manual workers and housewives in Tuscany, Italy
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Workload and injury  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 
Occupational exposure to asbestos and cholangiocarcinoma: findings from an explorative case-control analysis
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 
Occupational health intervention studies in Italian language journals
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

McAllister, Peter
MoD, UK
Mental health of deployed UK troops in Afghanistan - operational mental health needs evaluation - OMHNE-A 2010
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

McElvenny, Damien
LSHTM, UK
Formaldehyde and cancer risk - an updated quantitative review of cohort studies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

McLean, David
Massey University, New Zealand
Evaluation of the quality and comparability of job coding across seven countries in the INTEROCC study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS INTEROCC: collaborative study on brain cancers  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

McLeod, Christopher
University of British Columbia, Canada
Pneumoconioses in British Columbia, Canada, 1995-2006
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The role of physicians in increasing workers' compensation benefits for individuals with mesothelioma in British Columbia, Canada
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Meijster, Tim
TNO, The Netherlands
Cost-benefit analysis in occupational health: a comparison of intervention scenarios for occupational asthma and rhinitis among bakery workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Economic analyses  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 

Merisalu, Eda
University of Tartu, Estonia
Prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders among office workers, nurses and caregivers in Estonia
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Metz-Flamant, Camille
IRSN, France
Modelling leukemia risk associated to chronic external radiation exposure in a French cohort of nuclear workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Radiation  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 
Radiation-induced cataract after occupational exposure in interventional cardiologists – the O’CLOC study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Radiation  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Meyer, John D
Stony Brook University, USA
Construction of trajectories of work complexity and their association with subsequent health
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 
Racial discrimination as a mediator between job control and health
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Mikkelsen, Sigurd
Bispebjerg Hospital, Denmark
Does computer use affect the incidence of distal arm pain? A one-year prospective study using objective measures of computer use
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Musculoskeletal 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Miller, Brian
IOM, UK
Case-control and case-only studies of selected cancers at a Scottish semiconductor manufacturing facility
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Mirabelli, Dario
University of Turin, Italy
Lung cancer risk among men by occupation and industry in SYNERGY - pooled analysis of case-control studies on the joint effects of occupational carcinogens in the development of lung cancer
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Mitchell, Diane
University of California, USA
Are respiratory decrements associated with exposure to particles including endotoxins on large California dairies?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Mittal, Ashish
OHS-MCS, India
High blood lead levels in e-waste recyclers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Welding and metals  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 

Möhner, Matthias
Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Germany
Diesel exhaust and lung cancer mortality:  reanalysis of a cohort study in potash mining
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Lung cancer  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Morfeld, Peter
Evonik Industries, Germany
Carbon black and lung cancer - testing a novel exposure metric by multi-model inference
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Causal, practical and methodological reasons to avoid attributable caseload estimates: the example of occupational cancers attributed to shift-work
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Mortelmans, Anna Katharina
IDEWE, Belgium
Intervening in sub-acute sickness absences: a large potential for Belgian occupational health services
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Murphy, Tina
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
An asbestos exposure database for asbestos mine/mill workers (1976-1994)
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Naidoo, Saloshni
University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Spontaneous miscarriages and infant deaths among female farmers in rural South Africa 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Nakano, Makiko
Keio University, Japan
Japanese Indium Cohort Study: five-year follow-up
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nasir, Syed
NHS Highland, UK
Cross-sectional survey of respiratory symptoms and exposures in Scottish health service cleaners
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nattey, Cornelius
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
Mesothelioma rates in South Africa: trends 1995-2008
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Mesothelioma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 
Trends in lung cancer mortality in South Africa 1995-2008
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Naylor, Steven
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Work-related ill health and associated sickness absence in the waste and recycling industry
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nelson, Gill
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
The risk of asbestos exposure in South African diamond mine workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Neupane, Subas
University of Tampere, Finland
Do physical or psychosocial factors at work predict multi-site musculoskeletal pain? A 4-year prospective study among industrial population
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal disorders in specific occupations  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nold, Annette
Insititute for Occupational Safety and Health, Germany
Systematic reviews for occupational safety and health: the PEROSH clearinghouse
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Methodology 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 

Nordin, Fauziah
University of Manchester, UK
Associations between manual work and lung cancer risk in three consecutive case-control studies in a UK population
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nyantumbu, Busisiwe
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
Musculoskeletal disorders in nurses from two hospitals in South Africa:  a CUPID study  
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Nyberg, Solja
FIOH, Finland
Body mass index and work stress in 160,000 participants: pooled analysis of 13 European cohort studies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Olsson, Ann
IARC, France
Exposure to carbon black and lung cancer risk in a multicentre case-control study in Central and Eastern Europe and the United Kingdom
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Lung cancer  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 
Lung cancer risk among hairdressers in SYNERGY - pooled analysis from case-control studies in Europe and Canada
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Oude Hengel, Karen
TNO, The Netherlands
Are demographics, work and health associated with the ability and motivation to continue working until the age of 65 in construction workers?
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Musculoskeletal 2  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Paget-Bailly, Sophie
Inserm U1018, France
Occupation and head and neck cancer: a population-based case-control study in France
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Palmer, Keith
University of Southampton, UK
Effectiveness of community- and workplace-based interventions to manage musculoskeletal-related sickness absence and job loss:  a systematic review
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Musculoskeletal 2  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Parent, Marie-Elise
University of Quebec, Canada
Exposure to occupational and domestic pesticides, and prostate cancer risk:  preliminary findings from a case-control study in Montreal, Canada.
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Parker, Gordon
University of Manchester, UK
A survey of the pre-entry occupational health assessment process for undergraduate medical, nursing and midwifery students in England, Scotland and Wales
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Healthcare  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Paudyal, Priyamvada
University of Aberdeen, UK
Exposure to dust and endotoxin in textile processing workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Respiratory symptoms and lung function in relation to cotton dust and endotoxin exposure in textile workers in Nepal
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Respiratory effects  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

Pearce, Neil
Massey University, New Zealand
Why we should all be Bayesians (and often are without realising it)
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Keynote lectures 5 and 6  -  09.00 - 10.20
09.40
 

Peplonska, Beata
Nofer Institute, Poland
Characteristics of rotating night shift work and morning 6-sulfatoxymelatonin in nurses and midwives
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Peraza, Sandra
University of El Salvador, El Salvador
Chronic kidney disease among agricultural workers in El Salvador
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Heat  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Pesch, Beate
IPA, Germany
Airborne and systemic exposure to manganese and iron among welders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
SYNERGY epidemiological database and some results on smoking by major histological subtypes of lung cancer
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Peters, Cheryl
University of British Columbia, Canada
Historical exposure to wood dust in Ontario, Canada
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Petersen, Rolf
Slagelse Hospital, Denmark
Meningitis, sepsis and endocarditis among workers occupationally exposed to pigs
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Peters, Susan
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Exposure-response relation for occupational exposure to respirable quartz and lung cancer risk: performance of a quantitative vs. a semi-quantitative job-exposure matrix
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 
Modelling of occupational respirable quartz exposure for quantitative exposure assessment in multinational community-based case-control studies
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Petit Le Manac'h, Audrey
Laboratory of Ergonomy and Epidemiology in Occupational Health, France
Biomechanical constraints remain major risk factors for low back pain: results from a prospective cohort study in French male employees
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal disorders in specific occupations  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Personal, biomechanical and psychosocial risk factors for neck disorders in the working population
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Risk factors for Raynaud's phenomenon in the workforce: the French Pays de la Loire study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Pilleri, Michela
University of Cagliari, Italy
Lymphoma risk and occupational exposure to pesticides: results of the EPILYMPH study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Lymphatic neoplasms  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Pinder, Andrew
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Prospective evaluation of the Manual handling Assessment Charts
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Pinder, Richard J
King's College, UK
Social exclusion amongst UK ex-service personnel based on measures of employment
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Plato, Nils
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Construction of the Swedish job exposure matrix for a Nordic occupational cancer study, NOCCA
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Poplawski, Karla
University of British Columbia, Canada
Surveillance of occupational pesticide exposure on Canadian golf courses
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Povey, Andrew
University of Manchester, UK
Exposure to organophosphate pesticides in Thai farmers and their families
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Pesticide exposure and screen-identified neuropsychiatric disease in British sheep farmers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Pesticides  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Prapamontol, Tippawan
Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Assessment of pesticide exposure among smallholder tangerine farmers in Chiang Mai province, northern Thailand
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Farming  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Pronk, Anjoeka
TNO, The Netherlands
The use of nano-enabled products in Dutch industrial sectors
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Pukkala, Eero
Finnish Cancer Registry, Finland
Occupational variation in cancer incidence:  a 45 year follow-up of five whole-population cohorts in the Nordic countries
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Quinn, Margaret
University of Massachusetts, USA
Risk of blood exposures among home healthcare workers: linking qualitative and quantitative methods
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Healthcare  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Racette, Brad
Washington University, USA
Basal ganglia intensity indices and diffusion weighted imaging in manganese-exposed welders
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Welding and metals  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 
Increased risk of Parkinsonism associated with cumulative hours of welding
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Welding and metals  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 

Rattanamongkolgul, Suthee
Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
Association between underage pregnancy and perception on occupational risk and protective behaviors among factory workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster discussion: Injuries  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Rees, David
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
Silica exposure and determinants of exposure in farming
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Rees, Huw
Cardiff University, UK
Sheep dipping, related treatments and "dippers' flu"
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Reid, Alison
University of Western Australia, Australia
Does mesothelioma risk decline after 40 years since first exposure?  A pooled analysis
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Mesothelioma  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 
Work-related accidents, injuries and illnesses in migrant workers in Australia and duration of residence
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Migrant workers  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Richardson, David
University of North Carolina, USA
Lagging exposure information in cumulative exposure-response analyses
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Methodology 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 

Rivière, Stéphanie
InVS, France
Estimation of under-reporting of work-related musculoskeletal diseases (MSDs) in France: comparison between data from compensated occupational diseases system and data from epidemiological surveillance system of non-compensated work-related diseases (WRD)
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Rocha, Lys Esther
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Breast cancer and occupational and environmental exposure to solvents
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Risk factors for minor psychiatric disorders among call center operators in São Paulo, Brazil 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Mental health  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Ronda, Elena
University of Alicante, Spain
Comparison of occupational safety exposure in foreign- and Spanish-born workers in Spain (ITSAL project)
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster discussion: Injuries  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
How valid are the vision testers for visual screening? A comparative study with a clinical assessment
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Work-related health problems among immigrant workers in Italy and Spain
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Migrant workers  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 

Ruseckaite, Rasa
Monash University, Australia
Repeat workers' compensation claims: risk factors, costs and work disability
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Rushton, Lesley
Imperial College, UK
Assessment of risk factors influencing incidence of female breast carcinoma: occupational burden
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The British occupational cancer burden study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS Burden of disease  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Sadeghian, Farideh
Shahrood University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Hand dermatitis and its risk factors among nursing and midwifery personnel
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Healthcare  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Physical and demographic risk factors of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) among workers of oil field
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Psychosocial and individual characteristics and musculoskeletal complaints among clinical laboratory workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal disorders in specific occupations  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Sá, Eduardo
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Risk factors for computer vision syndrome among operators of two call centers in São Paulo, Brazil
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Psychosocial working conditions  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Sallmén, Markku
FIOH, Finland
Bias in cross-sectional cohort studies on time trends in fertility
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 
Time to pregnancy and exposure to pesticides among couples of two agricultural villages in Hebron District, occupied Palestinian territory: a prospective study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 

Samant, Yogindra
Norwegian Labour Inspectorate, Norway
What's in a name?  Accidents or injuries? 
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster discussion: Injuries  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Sams, Craig
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Human volunteer studies investigating the potential for toxicokinetic interactions between the pesticides deltamethrin, pirimicarb and chlorpyrifos-methyl following oral exposure at the Acceptable Daily Intake
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Pesticides  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Sauvé, Jean-François
University of Montréal, Canada
Statistical modeling of crystalline silica exposure in the construction industry using a database compiled from the literature
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Schaap, Kristel
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Occupational exposure to MRI-related electromagnetic fields in Dutch health care and research workplaces
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Exposure assessment 1  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Schandelmaier, Stefan
Academy of Swiss Insurance Medicine, Switzerland
Insurance-based case management to reintegrate patients on sick leave: systematic review and meta-analysis
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 1  -  10.50 - 12.30
10.50
 

Schenker, Marc
University of California, USA
Application of a diabetes prevention programme in immigrant Latino farm workers.
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Schlaefer, Klaus
DFKZ, Germany
Validity of self-reported occupational noise exposure
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Noise and hearing  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Schnatter, Rob
ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences Inc, USA
Lymphohematopoietic cancers and benzene: a pooled analysis of petroleum workers  
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Lymphatic neoplasms  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Scott, Cheryl Siegel
US Environmental Protection Agency, USA
A systematic review and meta-analysis of occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and cancers of the kidney and liver and non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Seixas, Noah
University of Washington, USA
A 10-year prospective study of noise and hearing in construction workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Noise and hearing  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.50
 
Estimation of particulate mass and Mn exposure levels among welders
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Serinelli, Maria
ARPA Puglia, Italy
Exposure assessment to heavy metals in general population in an area at high environmental risk through biological monitoring
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Source apportionment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and carcinogenic risk estimate in Taranto, Italy
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Shannon, Harry
McMaster University, Canada
The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging and research on older workers
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Methodology 3  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Shiao, Judith SC
NTU, Taiwan
Estimation of the economic loss caused by needlestick injuries in Taiwan healthcare workers.
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Risk of seroconversion estimated from a percutaneous injury reporting system
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Healthcare  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Shirangi, Adeleh
University of Western Australia, Australia
Living near agricultural pesticide applications and the risk of adverse reproductive outcomes: a review of the literature
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Siew, Sie Sie
University of Tampere, Finland
Exposure to iron and welding fumes, wood dust and formaldehyde and the risk of respiratory cancers - a whole-population register-based study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS NOCCA - Nordic Occupational Cancer Collaboration  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Smedley, Julia
University of Southampton, UK
Evaluation of a return-to-work intervention for hospital staff
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Work absence and return 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Smith, Peter
Institute for Work and Health, Canada
The relationship between labour market conditions and the onset of hypertension among a cohort of Ontarians: examining differences by gender
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Psychosocial working conditions  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Sorahan, Tom
University of Birmingham, UK
Is there a doubling of cancer risk in any sub-group of commercial painters?
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Spiegelhalter, David
University of Cambridge, UK
Communicating risk and scientific uncertainty
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Keynote lectures 1 and 2  -  09.20 - 10.40
09.20
 

Sripaiboonkij, Penpatra
Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
Respiratory and skin health among glass microfiber production workers: a cross-sectional study
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Respiratory effects  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

Steenstra, Ivan
Institute for Work & Health, Canada
A prediction rule for duration of disability benefits in workers with nonspecific low back pain
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Prognostic factors for duration of sick leave in patients sick listed with acute low back pain: an update of a systematic review of the literature
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Musculoskeletal topics  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Steiner, Markus
University of Aberdeen, UK
How valid is a skin health questionnaire for occupational skin surveillance?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Methodology 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Stenehjem, Jo
Cancer Registry of Norway, Norway
Chemical exposures and cancer incidence in the Cancer Registry of Norway offshore cohort: project plan and preliminary results
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Stevens, Richard
University of Connecticut, USA
Genome-wide methylation changes in night working women in Denmark:  same altered promoter methylation of CLOCK and CRY2 as in breast cancer cases
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Stilz, Ralf Rüdiger
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Workers' expectations of occupational health services
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Stocks, Jill
University of Manchester, UK
Using standardised incidence rate ratios to compare the incidence of medically-reported work-related asthma across occupations and industries
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Strijk, Jorien
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
A process evaluation of a vitality intervention among older hospital workers
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Occupational health services  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The role of work ability in the relationship between aerobic capacity and sick leave: a mediation analysis
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Sundin, Josefin
King's College, UK
Differences in the reporting of mental health outcomes between US and UK military personnel
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS Military service: health, wellbeing and social integration  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.20
 

Supapvanich, Chompunuch
University of Manchester, UK
Glove-related latex allergy amongst nursing staff in governmental hospitals, Thailand
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Healthcare  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Svendsen, Susanne Wulff
Regional Hospital West Jutland, Denmark
How occupation modifies the risk of surgery for non-traumatic shoulder disorders in workers with shoulder pain: a follow-up study based on The Musculoskeletal Research Database at the Danish Ramazzini Center
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Neck and upper limb disorders  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Occupational lifting and preterm birth: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 

Sweity, Samaher
University of Central Lancashire, UK
Perceptions of the barriers to and the facilitators of occupational epidemiology research in the UK: a mixed methods approach
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Methodology 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Szram, Joanna
Imperial College, UK
Breathlessness and lung function in older working adults is associated with significant work disability
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Welding, lung function decline and respiratory symptoms: a systematic review of cohort studies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Welding and metals  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.50
 

Taeger, Dirk
Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine, Germany
NMP22 as a urine-based tumor marker for bladder cancer screening in a prospective cohort of chemical workers formerly exposed to aromatic amines: results of the UroScreen study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 

Tan, Emma
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Modelling mesothelioma mortality in Great Britain using the two-stage clonal expansion model 
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Mesothelioma  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Taylor, Jennifer
Drexel University, USA
Safety climate, occupational injury, and patient safety in nursing units
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Injuries  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Tomasek, Ladislav
National Radiation Protection Institute, Czech Republic
Lung cancer risk from occupational and environmental radon and role of smoking
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Radiation  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Temporal and age modifiers of exposure-response relationship in uranium miners
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Radiation  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Travis, Ruth
University of Oxford, UK
Sleep duration and the risk of cancer in the prospective Million Women Study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Shiftwork and cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Tse, Lap Ah
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Lung cancer and occupational exposures in Hong Kong Chinese men
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Lung cancer  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Mortality from cancer and other causes in a cohort of workers with asbestosis in Hong Kong
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asbestos  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Mortality from lung and esophageal cancers in a 25-year historical cohort of silicotic workers in Hong Kong
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Silica  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Tual, Séverine
Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, France
Crop exposures and chronic bronchitis among farmers in the AGRIculture and CANcer cohort
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Tung, Tao-Hsin
Cheng-Hsin General Hospital, Taiwan
An epidemiologic study of prevalence and associated factors of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the Taiwanese police service
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Specific occupations and exposures 1  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
The epidemiologic study on the gender difference of the prevalence and associated factors of metabolic syndrome among hospital staff in Taipei, Taiwan
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Healthcare workers' mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Turner, Susan
University of Manchester, UK
Investigating skin cancer case reporting to The Health and Occupation Reporting (THOR) network
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cancer 3  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.30
 

Ulvestad, Bente
NIOH, Norway
Exposure and lung function in tunnel workers 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Vad, Marie
Aarhus Sygehus, Denmark
Impact of physical workload on risk of inguinal hernia repair: a Danish national male cohort study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster discussion: Injuries  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Vahtera, Jussi
FIOH, Finland
Retirement reduces antihypertensive medication adherence among hypertensive men and women
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

van den Heuvel, Swenneke
TNO, The Netherlands
Occupational safety and health impact assessment (OSHIA):  how to estimate the effects of changes in occupational exposure on health outcomes
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Methodology 3  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.30
 

van der Beek, Allard
VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
The effectiveness of participatory ergonomics to prevent low back pain and neck pain: results of a cluster randomised controlled trial
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Musculoskeletal 2  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 

van Muijen, Peter
VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Predictors of work participation in cancer survivors: a systematic review
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

van Tongeren, Martie
IOM, UK
Exposure assessment for chemical agents in the INTEROCC study: refinement of the Finnish Job Exposure Matrix (FINJEM)
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS INTEROCC: collaborative study on brain cancers  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.10
 
Occupational chemical exposures and meningioma
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  MS INTEROCC: collaborative study on brain cancers  -  10.50 - 12.30
11.50
 

Vargas-Prada, Sergio
Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
Differences in sickness absence by country and occupation: findings from the CUPID study
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  MS CUPID - Cultural and Psychosocial Influences on Disability  -  11.10 - 12.30
12.10
 
Heath beliefs, somatizing tendency, mental health and recent history of pain as predictors of the incidence and persistence of low back pain in Spanish workers
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: CUPID collaboration  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Varma, Anshu
Bispebjerg Hospital, Denmark
With long hours of work, might depression then lurk? A nationwide prospective follow up study among Danish senior medical consultants employed in hospitals
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Vermeulen, Roel
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Lung cancer risk at low asbestos exposure: meta-regression of the exposure-response relationship
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Asbestos  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 
Occupational exposure to organic dust increases lung cancer risk in the general population
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  MS SYNERGY collaboration - occupational factors in lung cancer  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.00
 
Plasma dioxin levels and cause-specific mortality in an occupational cohort of workers exposed to chlorophenoxy herbicides, chlorophenols and contaminants
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Cancer 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
15.10
 

Vigeh, Mohsen
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan
Lead and other trace metal effects on gestational hypertension
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Reproductive effects 2  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Virji, Mohammed Abbas
NIOSH Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, USA
Assessing exposures to cleaning and disinfecting chemicals for an epidemiologic study of asthma in healthcare occupations
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Vizcaya, David
CREAL, Spain
The use of cleaning products at work and at home and asthma symptoms: a nested case-control study in employees of cleaning companies
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Asthma  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Vlaanderen, Jelle
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Using occupational studies to assess exposure-response relations in the low exposure region
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Methodology 1  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.30
 

Wang, Jung-Der
NTU and National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Estimation of benefit of prevention of occupational cancer for comparative risk assessment:  methods and examples
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Economic analyses  -  11.10 - 12.30
11.10
 

Wang, Li-Jie
NTU, Taiwan
Working conditions of nursing personnel at clinics in Taiwan
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Healthcare workers' mental health  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Wang, Xiao Si
University of Oxford, UK
Studying night work and disease in the Million Women Study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Wasuwithitkul, Somsak
SWU, Thailand
Occupational natural heat exposure and its health effects on salt production workers in Samutsongkhram province, Thailand
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster discussion: Heat  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Wergeland, Ebba
Norwegian Labour Inspectorate, Norway
Fatal occupational injuries are underreported in Norway
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Injuries  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.20
 

Wesseling, Catharina
Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica
Heat stress: a cause of chronic kidney disease along the Mesoamerican west coast?
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Final plenary: old and new risks  -  14.30 - 15.30
14.50
 
Risk of heat stress conditions for sugarcane harvesters in Costa Rica
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Farming 2  -  16.20 - 18.20
18.00
 

Wessely, Simon
King's College, UK
What has been the mental health impact of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan on UK service personnel, and what can we expect in the future?
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Keynote lectures 3 and 4  -  09.00 - 10.20
09.00
 

Westberg, Håkan
Örebro University Hospital, Sweden
Cancer morbidity and quartz exposure in Swedish iron foundries 
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Silica  -  14.30 - 15.50
14.30
 

Wiebert, Pernilla
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Myocardial infarction and occupational exposure to particles from various sources
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Cardiovascular disease  -  16.20 - 18.20
17.40
 

Wilkinson, Paul
LSHTM, UK
The implications of climate change for occupational health
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Keynote lecture 7  -  15.30 - 16.10
15.30
 

Wilson, Kerry
National Institute for Occupational Health, South Africa
TB surveillance and control measures in the medical wards of a large South African hospital
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Healthcare  -  10.50 - 12.30
12.10
 

Wittayapun, Yuwadee
Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
Risk of noise-induced sensory hearing loss among wood factory workers, Thailand
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster discussion: Noise and hearing  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Wu, Hsing-Chuan
Council of Labor Affairs, Taiwan
Health risk assessment of N, N-dimethylformamide in artificial leather factory
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Poster-discussion: Exposure assessment  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Wünsch Filho, Victor
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Reintroduction into the job market of former workers with RSI of an electronics industry in São Paulo metropolitan area, Brazil
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Work absence and return  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Yang, Hsiao-Yu
Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taiwan
Pulmonary interstitial fibrosis in workers processing ores containing quartz and non-asbestiform minerals - a retrospective cohort study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Silica  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Yong, Mei
BASF SE, Germany
Job duration as a surrogate measure of exposure to shiftwork in relation to mortality
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Shiftwork  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Young, Charlotte
Health & Safety Laboratory, UK
Medical surveillance of blood lead levels in British workers
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Welding and metals  -  13.30 - 14.30
 
Performance of a screening questionnaire for COPD in a Sheffield population
Friday, September 9: EPICOH 2011 day 3:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 2  -  13.30 - 14.30
 

Yu, Ignatius
Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
The effectiveness of participatory training on reduction of occupational injuries: a randomized controlled trial
Wednesday, September 7: EPICOH 2011 day 1:  Injuries  -  16.20 - 18.20
16.40
 

Zock, Jan-Paul
CREAL, Spain
Dampness and mould in school buildings and respiratory symptoms in teachers: an international study
Thursday, September 8: EPICOH 2011 day 2:  Poster-discussion: Respiratory effects 1  -  13.30 - 14.30