Dr. Peter Smith

Peter Smith is a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Work & Health in Toronto. He is an Associate Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, and also in the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at Monash University in Australia. Peter currently holds a CIHR Research Chair in Gender, Work and Health. His major research interests include the examination of how working conditions, in particular the psychosocial work environment, impact health, methods to integrate concepts of gender and sex into secondary data analyses; and understanding how changes in nature and availability of work in the Canadian market impact approaches to the primary and secondary prevention of work-related injury and illness.

Peter holds an M.A. in Public Health from the University of New South Wales, Australia, and a Ph.D. from the Institute of Medical Science at the University of Toronto.

Tel: (416) 927-2027 ext:2226
Email: psmith@iwh.on.ca