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Events and Conferences

What is Occupational Medicine? Lunch Reception

    Occupational Medicine (OM) is an invaluable branch of healthcare. In essence, it helps people to benefit from healthy and rewarding work while not putting themselves or others at unreasonable risk. Good work is beneficial for both our physical and mental health, and OM seeks to ensure that people can access the rewards of good employment and avoid - Read more...
Published Date: 01/06/2016 Posted In: Events and Conferences

HHP Updates on Mental Health Disorders

The final HHP training day of 2015 took place on Wednesday 11 November, covering the latest research into a variety of mental health disorders. A range of eminent speakers from Cardiff University and the University of South Wales kindly agreed to speak at the training day, providing the delegates with an overview of the valuable - Read more...
Published Date: 30/11/2015 Posted In: CPD, Events, Events and Conferences

Academic Forum for Occupational Health

A very successful joint meeting of the Academic Forum for Occupational Health and the Faculty’s Research Strategy Working Group (RSWG) took place in Manchester in July 2015. Professor Ewan Macdonald has now kindly agreed to lead the forum and we are proposing to hold quarterly meetings alternating between face to face and teleconferencing meetings. We - Read more...
Published Date: 14/10/2015 Posted In: Events, Events and Conferences

Risky Business conference – 15 December 2015

Booking is now open for the Faculty’s Winter conference on Risky Business – risk factors in occupational health. The conference is taking place on Tuesday 15 December at the Wellcome Collection, London NW1 with an eminent roster of speakers discussing the risks posted to employees by a range of mental and physical health conditions together - Read more...
Published Date: 14/10/2015 Posted In: Events, Events and Conferences

BOHS Worker Health Protection Conference – Abu Dhabi

Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, members are invited to attend the second BOHS Worker Health Protection Conference (WHPC 2015) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from 25-29 October 2015. The 2015 edition of WHPC offers a stimulating line-up of panel discussions, presentations and Q&A, which will address the key themes which are relevant to - Read more...
Published Date: 27/08/2015 Posted In: Events and Conferences

FOM seminar on bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

On 11 November, the Faculty will be hosting a day long seminar on bipolar disorder and schizophrenia in Cardiff. The day will include presentations from Professor Ian Jones, Reader in Perinatal Psychiatry at Cardiff University, and Professor Sir Michael Owen, Director of Cardiff’s Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neuroscience. The seminar is being run - Read more...
Published Date: 25/08/2015 Posted In: CPD, Education and Training, Events and Conferences

HHP training on ‘personality and using MBTI in consultations’

The Faculty is running an HHP advanced skills training day on 15 October on ‘Personality and using MBTI in consultations’. We are fortunate that two chartered occupational psychologists have agreed to run this training, which will feature an introduction to MBTI and exploration of individual profiles, as well as group work and case discussion using - Read more...
Published Date: 25/08/2015 Posted In: CPD, Education and Training, Events and Conferences

Professional Briefing Day – Bipolar disorder

Our next professional briefing day of 2015 will be on managing bipolar disorder in the workplace. The workshop will be led by Dr Micheline Tremblay, an organisational psychologist with NICE, and Fiona Cooper, National Development Manager with Bipolar UK. The day will incorporate an overview of Bipolar disorder, discussion of its impact on employees, delegate-led - Read more...
Published Date: 22/07/2015 Posted In: Events and Conferences

Annual Scientific Meeting and AGM – review

Last week we held our Annual Scientific Meeting and AGM during the SOM ASM in Manchester. At the AGM we welcomed new Fellows, Honorary Fellows and Members as well as recognising those who had been awarded prizes and fellowships over the previous year. The Annual Scientific Meeting featured presentations on original research from recently qualified - Read more...
Published Date: 22/07/2015 Posted In: Events and Conferences

2014 Annual Report and AGM papers

The Faculty’s 2014 Annual Report has now been published and can be downloaded from the members’ area of the website. The agenda and papers for the Annual General Meeting on 8 July are also available to download. We look forward to welcoming any current subscribing members to the meeting. Coffee and croissants will be available - Read more...
Published Date: 22/06/2015 Posted In: Events and Conferences, Membership
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