ANZSOM is the professional society for those who practice or have an interest in the fields of occupational medicine, occupational nursing and workplace health more generally. The society seeks to advance the knowledge, practice and standing of occupational health by providing opportunities for professional development, networking and partnerships.
A society where the highest value is placed on good work, safe workplaces, and healthy workers.
ANZSOM commits to support our members, and engage with other professionals, governments and relevant organisations to promote good work, safe workplaces and healthy workers.
Professional development and recognition
Support members in maintaining professional competencies and achieving recognition as experts in occupational health/medicine.
Support and grow member engagement with the activities of the organisation and the activities of other stakeholders, aiming to be the destination of choice for all practitioners of occupational health/medicine.
Collaboration, partnerships and advocacy
Foster a culture of collaboration and actively seek opportunities for partnership and advocacy to ensure the recognition and influence of ANZSOM in the specialty of occupational health/medicine.
The first Strategic Plan of the organisation (2014-2017) focussed on establishing robust governance and operational systems to secure a firm foundation for growth and sustainability. The current Strategic Plan 2022-2025 builds on the significant achievements of the last 3-6 years and sets out an agreed direction for the organisation for the next planning period that will guide operations and secure the future of the organisation as a sustainable and relevant contributor in the field of occupational health.