Working With Stakeholders in Return-To-Work Processes: Employers Perspectives, Challenges and Opportunities
Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 11:00 AM PT, 2:00 PM ET
This webinar will focus on employer's viewpoints and perspectives on challenges in hiring and retaining workers with disabilities and an emphasis on the need for research
into inclusive collaborative approaches that can make a difference.
You will learn:
- The problems that employers face in employing and retaining workers with disabilities and chronic conditions
- About opportunities to improve inclusive and collaborative practice in working with employers to support people with disabilities in getting back to work, entering into work and staying at work.
Lynn Shaw PhD, OT(Reg)NS
Professor and Director and Assistant Dean Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University
Lynn Shaw is Professor and Director of the School of Occupational Therapy and the Assistant Dean of Citizenship in the Faculty of Health. Lynn is an Editorial Board member for the journal WORK and she researches and writes about issues related to work disparities in the contemporary world of work. She uses an occupational science lens to deepen and explore strategies to enhance work opportunities.