Associate Professor Peter Connaughton is Past President of the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is the Chief Medical Officer for Rio Tinto and a Consultant Occupational Physician working in private practice in Perth, Western Australia. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the School of Medicine, the University of Notre Dame, Fremantle.
Dr Max Hills, CMO, Chevron
Oil and Gas Industry: remote/offshore locations medical assessments
Danielle Kabilio, Founder & Consultant, Coach of Careers West
Occupational Sociology— Conflicts in the workplace and the impact on worker health
Dr Steve Overmeire,Occupational Physician, OSH Group
Dr Karina Powers,Occupational Health Physician
COVID-19 Occupational aspects in hotel quarantine workers
Dr Andrew Webster,Respiratory & Sleep Medicine Physician
Shift work & fatigue management
Dr Dominic Yong,ANZSOM President & Occupational Physician
ANZSOM past, present and future
The Training Regional Meeting for AFOEM trainees will be held in the afternoon and chaired by Dr Russell Fayers.
Dr Naj Soomro - Medicinal cannabis and safety critical roles
Dr Nikki Springett - Drug and alcohol dependence in the workplace
Dr Mike Somers - Analgesic polypharmacy in injury management
#itswhatyouknow - ANZSOM Webinar Pregnancy in the workplace in 2021
Dr Caron Jander
WA Branch Educational Meeting Date: 14 July 2021
developing workplace policies;
what to watch out for;
some of the hidden factors that need to be considered.
Dr Caron Jander is an occupational physician at OSHGroup in Perth, Western Australia, where she provides the full range of medicolegal consulting services including Permanent Impairment and Fitness for Work assessments, as well as corporate advisory services. Caron’s diverse career spans sports medicine and various occupational specialty areas - she holds Fellowships with the American College of Sports Medicine and the College of Aerospace Medicine, and has completed additional training in civil aviation, diving and submarine medicine. Caron also works as a surgical assistant at a variety of Perth hospitals, which provides a unique perspective in her work in occupational medicine.
Planes, trains and insulin:
a guide to diabetes and OSH
Dr Ricky Arenson