Ethics and legal issues in occupational medicine

Session details



12:00pm - 1:30pm


Zoom videoconferencing

Didactic presentation by:

Nikhil Rajaram

Session objectives

At the end of this session, participants should be able to:

  1. Anticipate the inherent conflicts related to work and health that may arise for health care providers
  2. Recognize the role that health care providers play in helping their clients/patients navigate systems related to work and health
  3. Recall some of the system supports that exist to aid both workers and health care providers involved in their care

About presenter

Dr. Nikhil Rajaram is a medical specialist in Occupational Medicine and in Public Health and Preventive Medicine. He completed his residency training, along with a Master’s Degree in Public Health (Epidemiology), at the University of Toronto. He is a Lecturer with the Division of Occupational Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Rajaram currently works as the Provincial Physician with the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development.

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