2019 Conference

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Innovative Workplace Disability Management for Better Outcomes

The Canadian Society of Professionals in Disability Management (CSPDM) is hosting a conference on October 23rd, 2019 in Toronto at the DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Airport West Hotel located at 5444 Dixie Road, Toronto, ON. Please note, there are two DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Airport hotels. The other location is on Dixon Road.

CSPDM’s mandate is to maximize the socio-economic contribution of and opportunities for, injured or ill Canadians, in the workforce, by establishing and advocating best practice standards in disability management.

Why should you attend this conference?

The conference will provide a unique opportunity to learn about best practices in disability management and obtain innovative and practical tools that can be readily applied to facilitate safe and sustained employment outcomes.

Who is this conference for?

The conference is relevant to all professionals who interact with individuals experiencing injury or illness with the goal of returning to or staying at work. The conference is open to all: members and non-members of the CSPDM.

What are the topics of this conference?

  • Linking Prevention with Disability Management
  • Workplace Mental Health Accommodations and Solutions
  • Innovative Approaches to Supporting Workers with Chronic Conditions
  • Stakeholder Partnerships in Disability Management
  • Disability Management: International Perspectives

During the conference we will be celebrating the individuals who have achieved the Certified Disability Management Professional (CDMP) and Certified Return to Work Coordinator (CRTWC) professional designations following the 2019 global examinations by awarding their official certificates from Evie DoCouto, Chair of the CSPDM. We will also be acknowledging long-standing CSPDM Members with the awarding of their 10-Year pins.

CDMPs and CRTWCs attending the full conference will earn 7 Continuing Education Credit (CEC) hours while networking with their fellow professionals.

To view or download a copy of the 2019 Conference Agenda, please click on the following link:

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available at the following link:

Detailed sponsorship opportunities at varying levels are included, or for specific customized partnership arrangements, please contact the CSPDM Conference organizers at the contact details provided below.