Wolfgang Zimmermann, OBC, is the President of the Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences (PCU-WHS) and the Executive Director of the National Institute of Disability Management and Research (NIDMAR). Having a degree in civil and forest engineering, following an industrial accident in 1977, he was retrained and continued to work for his pre-disability employer until his retirement from that organization in 2010. He became involved in the disability management field in the late 1980’s and has held a wide range of private and public sector appointments in disability management advocacy, which led to award-winning work in the sector recognized both nationally and internationally.
Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm, Eastern Time
This 60-minute webinar will offer a brief history of the evolution of Disability Management (DM), key rationales for implementing return to work (RTW)/DM programs, a detailed overview of the global professional and program best-practice standards, and the subsequent restructuring that has resulted in the RTW & DM processes, practices and procedures in Canada.
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