Occupational Medicine Section


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Featuring presentations from meeting on the 27 March 2017 on Perspectives in work and health: issues, challenges and innovations

About this section


To discuss topics relevant to the field of occupational medicine and improve the understanding of the physical, chemical and psychological hazards of work activities and advances in occupational health practice. To promote co-operation between the specialty of occupational medicine and other medical disciplines by providing a supportive learning environment and network for trainees.

Section members:

Occupational health physicians, company medical directors, doctors, nurses and anyone with an interest in the activities of the Section.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.


Workplace Health Needs Assessment tool

Public Health England has published the Workplace Health Needs Assessment tool. If you would like to access the document, please click here.

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Occupational lung disease
Occupational lung disease

Thursday 27 September 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This will be a joint meeting with the Occupation Medicine Section. It will cover medical and legal aspects of occupational lung disease, with workshops on occupational respiratory disease.

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Respiratory Medicine Section, Occupational Medicine Section |
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Historical perspective: The impact of work on health and health on work

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr John Chisholm discusses the impact of work on health and health on work from a historical perspective.

33 minutes | Organised by: Occupational Medicine Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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The implications of Brexit on UK workplace/workforce health

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Mr Hugh Robertson discusses the role that the Brexit referendum had on the state of employment rights

30 minutes | Organised by: Occupational Medicine Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Occupational Medicine Section
T: +44 (0)20 7290 2987

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Section Bibliography

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