Occupational Medicine Section

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Occupational Health 2018
The Society of Occupational Medicine / Faculty of Occupational Medicine conference
25th - 27th June 2018, London.
For more information please visit the Occupational Health 2018 website.

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Work and cancer
Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018
This meeting aims to explore workplace factors that may be associated with the development of cancer, and to consider how those with cancer whilst at work can best be supported.

past meeting videos:

To view videos from the Section's past meetings please click here 
Featuring presentations from meeting on the 27 March 2017 on Perspectives in work and health: issues, challenges and innovations

About this section

Purpose:

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.

section survey:

In order to provide a programme of meetings that will satisfy your interests the Section Council would value your feedback via a short questionnaire. Please click here to complete the Section survey.

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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Work and cancer
Work and cancer

Wednesday 28 March 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

This meeting aims to explore workplace factors that may be associated with the development of cancer and to consider how those with cancer whilst at work can best be supported.

Day | Registration: 08:45 | Organised by: Occupational Medicine Section, Oncology Section, Macmillan Cancer Support |
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Hand-arm vibration syndrome and other work related neurovascular conditions
Hand-arm vibration syndrome and other work related neurovascular conditions

Wednesday 9 May 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

The programme for this day meeting will be available soon.  

Day | Registration: 08:30 | Organised by: Occupational Medicine Section, Vascular Medicine Section, The Society of Occupational Medicine |
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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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contact us

Occupational Medicine Section
T: +44 (0)20 7290 2982

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  • Annals of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • International Journal of Occupational Medicine & Environmental Health

 

Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.