The Dispatch: October 2019

The October issue of The Dispatch is now available. In this issue: – firefighter and academic conference presentations – mental health research on trauma, suicide – toxic exposures To read newsletter: click here To view newsletter archive: click here Subscribe Read More

FIREWELL members to present at CIMVHR Forum 2019

FIREWELL members and trainees will be presenting their firefighter research at the 10th Annual Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) Forum on Oct 21-23, 2019 in Ottawa-Gatineau. Podium Presentations Ms. Robin Campbell: After the Alarm: Navigating community Read More

OPINION: Why PTSD focus isn’t enough

Missing the point about mental health in firefighters BY: Nick Halmasy It has been several years since the reality of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) exploded into public knowledge. This closeted reality within the fire halls is now widespread knowledge. PTSD Read More

The Dispatch: September 2019

The September issue of The Dispatch is now available. In this issue: – academic recognition and milestones – conference presentations – media interviews – firefighter research on physiological responses, toxic exposures, mental health, and fitness To read newsletter: click here Read More

FIREWELL members present at Fire-Rescue Canada

FIREWELL Researchers, Drs. Kathryn Sinden (Lakehead University) and Amanda Brazil (Centre for Health and Community Research, PEI), and Joy MacDermid (Western University) are presenting at Fire-Rescue Canada 2019 on September 14-15, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta. Dr. Sinden is co-presenting with Read More

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