McGill
BC Cancer Agency
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Webinar: Employers’ Management of Employees Affected by Cancer

by Dr. Z Amir, University of Salford, School of Health Sciences

free webinar Wednesday October 17, 2018 at 8:30 AM PT, 11:30 AM ET
co-hosted by Work Wellness and Disability Prevention and Cancer and Work
You will learn:
  • The economic burden of sick leave and early retirement for the employee, his/her employer and wider society;
  • The legal responsibility of the employer;
  • The existence and importance of a formal workplace policy for managing employees diagnosed with cancer;
  • The meaning and effect of the increasing trend towards the devolution of human resource (HR) work to line managers on the process of RTW;
  • The meaning of the “rhetoric-reality gap”;
  • The perceptions of cancer from the employer perspective;
  • Line-managers’ attitudes towards managing employees affected by cancer;
  • Factors related to employer management of employed cancer survivors.

to register: https://www.wwdpi.org/Webinars/cancerandwork


Free Webinar Sept 26th: What is the state of ‘cancer and work’ research, and what are the necessary next steps?

Saskia Duijts, PhD-Program Leader, Oncology – University Medical Center in Groning, Netherlands,

Live webinar : Wednesday September 26, 2018 at 8:30 AM PT, 11:30 AM ET

Presented  by Workplace Wellness and Prevention Institute: co-hosted with www.cancerandwork.ca

 

For more information https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3978668978440613890









Cancer and Work Seminars to come:

Looking for work using social media (for cancer survivors)

Feb 15 and 22nd , 2018

At B.C. Cancer,  Vancouver Cancer Centre

To register call 604-877-6000  extension: 672194

 

Returning to Work Group

Jan 29 and 30th  2018

At B.C. Cancer,  Vancouver Island Cancer Center (Victoria, B.C.)

To register call 1-250-519-5525

 

Job Search Seminar for Cancer Patients

Jan 29th, 2018

At B.C. Cancer,  Vancouver Island Cancer Center (Victoria, B.C.)

To register call 1-250-519-5525