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RSI Day 2022 Virtual Event

February 28, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Poster for RSI Day on February 28, 2022

Psychosocial Factors and Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI): Next Steps

Part 1: “Bent out of shape: physical and cognitive workloads and their consequences through a gender lens”

This session covers a range of occupational issues as they relate to psychosocial factors, ergonomics, and MSI.

Presented by:
Karen Messing, Ph.D., Officer, Order of Canada
Professor Emerita of ergonomics
Département des sciences biologiques et CINBIOSE
Université du Québec à Montréal

Part 2: “What work-related risk factors do MSI and psychological injury have in common?”

An interactive presentation exploring common work-related risk factors for both musculoskeletal and psychological injury.

Presented by:
Dwayne Van Eerd, Scientist, Institute for Work and Health
Heather Johnston, Ralph McGinn Post-Doctoral Researcher, Institute for Work and Health

Both presentations will allow time for Q & A sessions.

Please watch our 2021 RSI day presentations on Psychosocial Risk Factors & MSIs HERE as a review for this year’s session.


Register HERE to attend. Participants will have a chance to win a cozy fleece jacket!



February 28, 2022
9:00 am - 12:00 pm