Rivka Kushner Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Canada
Rivka Kushner is a knowledge broker at the Occupational Cancer Research Centre, based at Cancer Care Ontario in Canada. She manages and supports research projects that focus on the prevention of occupational cancer and disease using a knowledge transfer and exchange framework. She approaches her work from a health equity and social determinants of health lens and primarily conducts qualitative research in workplaces and communities. She also teaches health promotion at Ryerson University in the School of Occupational and Public Health. She has a Masters of Public Health with a specialization in Health Promotion and Community Development from the University of Toronto.