Cancer & Work
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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