Newly released guidance document - Work-related psychological health and safety: A systematic approach to meeting your duties
Safe Work Australia has recently released the national guidance on work-related psychological health and safety which will help employers and workers understand and meet their duties concerning psychological health and safety in the workplace. You can access it here: https://bit.ly/2JBYpjB
Creating safe and healthy workplaces physically and mentally for workers is an essential component of occupational health and safety. Back by popular demand, ANZSOM is offering the Mental Health First Aid course as part of the upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting 2018 from 7th to 10th October 2018. But spaces are limited, so get in quick and register for early bird: www.anzsom.org.au/asm2018
Annual Scientific Meeting 2018 - Early-bird registrations now open
The Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine (ANZSOM) is pleased to announce that early bird registrations for our Annual Scientific Meeting 2018, to be held at recently refurbished Pullman Melbourne on the Park, 7 - 10 October 2018 are now open.
This year's conference theme "Perspectives in Occupational Health" will explore varying perspectives in occupational health such as clinical updates, setting-specific issues, legal considerations and more. Workshops will build practical skills and site visits will bring learning to life across a number of fascinating workplaces. The conference will appeal to the wide range of professionals working in workplace health and provide unique networking opportunities.
You can download the conference brochure for more detailed information:
We are honoured to be the host body of the 33rd International Congress on Occupational Health – ICOH2021 to be held in Melbourne! The ICOH2021 website is now accessible: www.icoh2021.org - register your interest on the website to ensure you receive the latest information about ICOH2021.
For ANZSOM delegates attending ICOH2018 in Dublin, it’s a great opportunity to build awareness of ICOH2021 in Melbourne, so do check in at the ANZSOM booth (look for the koalas) in the exhibition hall to see how you can be involved!
Renew your ANZSOM membership!
This year will be a great year to be part of ANZSOM as we celebrate 50 years, don't miss out on some of the exciting events coming up and renew your membership by 31st March 2018.
The ASM Organising Committee have been working hard to produce a diverse program that will highlight varying perspectives in occupational health including clinical updates, setting-specific issues, legal considerations and more. Workshops will build practical skills and site visits will bring learning to life across a number of fascinating workplaces.
A draft program has been released and will be updated in the coming weeks so check this site regularly for updates.