Presentations

Understanding safety culture and safety climate: Examples from the GM Truck Plant. Invited Talk.. School of Medicine, New University of Izmir, Izmir Turkey, 2011

Economic considerations of occupational disability management: the worker, the firm, and society. Paper given to the 2nd ROWER Working Group Meeting on Macroeconomics and Occupational Health and Safety, April 14-18 Sandanski, Bulgaria, 2010.

Public, Private and Occupational Health Program Delivery Mechanisms in Canada. Public Lecture, Ege School of Medicine, Izmir Turkey, 2010.

A New Agenda for a New Economy: The Findings of Canada’s Federal Labour Standards Review. Inaugural Lecture, Centre for Strategic Research (ESAM), Ege University, Izmir Turkey, 2010.

Employer monitoring and compliance models, practices and initiatives in Canada. Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland, 2008.

Return to work at Canadian Pacific Railway Company: a case from a best practice employer. [Case track]  Annual Conference of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada 2007.  Ottawa, ON.

The Canadian experience with statutory minimum employment standards and the problem of compliance. Research Seminar Series, Faculty of Law, NationalUniversity of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 2006.

Minimum labour standards: why they are still needed and how they can be enforced. 43rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Industrial Relations Association, York University, Toronto ON, 2006.

Best practices and return to work in unionized workplaces. Invited Paper. [Conference on ] Accommodating Disability in the Workplace: Research, Practice and Public Policy. University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, 2006.

Curran, D.; Gallina, P. Rationale, timing and effective representation: problematical issues for employee information and consultation in Ireland. Conference of the Irish Academy of Management, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland 2006.

The Westray Mine disaster: a valuable case for occupational health and safety instruction. Presented to the Minerva Safety Management Education Summer Institute for Business Faculty. St. Catharines, ON, 2006.

Best practices and return to work: the case of Canadian Pacific Railway. Occupational Health, Hygiene, and Toxicology Rounds, Department of Occupational Health and Environmental Medicine, McMaster University, 2006.

Professional Outreach Presentations

Occupational health and safety in Canada and regulatory reform.  1st ROWER Conference on Occupational Health and Safety Economics. Izmir, Turkey 2009.

Management and regulation of occupational health and safety in SMEs:  the ongoing issues. ECOSH-ROWER Meeting on Economic Evaluation.  Amsterdam,Netherlands, 2009

Issues and initiatives in employment law protection for temporary foreign workers in Canada.  Invited Paper, Meeting of the Canadian Association of Administrators of Labour Law (Employment Standards), Winnipeg, Manitoba, 2008.

Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal and the medical experts.  [Conference on] The Business of IMEs, the Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators,Toronto, ON, 2007.

Dr. Paul Leonard Gallina

Paul Leonard Gallina
Ph.D., LL.M., DOHS