Robin Campbell launches Sound the Siren

Robin Campbell (PhD candidate, Dalhousie University) recently launched a new website: "Sound the Siren is an opportunity to shed light on the mental health needs of volunteer firefighters and showcase the work I am doing on this during my PhD." Read More

FIREWELL research presented at Rehab Week

Undergraduate trainee, Noah Carr-Pries (supervisor: Dr. Joy MacDermid), presented his research project at Rehab Week (June 24-28, 2019) in Toronto: Assessment of Facilitators, Barriers and Preferences for Safe Exercise Routines in Firefighters: An Injury Prevention Investigation To download poster: click Read More

The Dispatch: June 2019

The June issue of The Dispatch is now available. In this issue: -Research Champions; research on disability management, work limitations, mental health, and work-related injury risks. To read newsletter: click here To view newsletter archive: click here Subscribe to The Read More

FIREWELL trainee receives Excellence in Oral Presentation Award

Congratulations to Shannon Killip (PhD trainee) for receiving the Excellence in Oral Presentation Award for her presentation at the McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences Research Plenary. Shannon's presentation, Differences in disability management outcomes in first responders compared to high Read More

The Dispatch: May 2019

The May issue of The Dispatch is now available. In this issue: -home fire safety -disability management -musculoskeletal disorders and mental health -smoke exposure To read newsletter: click here To view newsletter archive: click here Subscribe to The Dispatch below Read More

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