We are one of the longest-established independent occupational and environmental health research institutes in the world.
IOM scientists Professor John Cherrie and Dr Anne Sleeuwenhoek have co-authored a paper entitled "GuLF DREAM: A Model to Estimate Dermal Exposure Among Oil Spill Response and Clean-up Workers" published in The Annals of Work Exposures and Health
IOM scientists Will Mueller, Peter Ritchie, and Prof Damien McElvenny have co-authored a paper entitled "Cancer incidence among workers with blood lead measurements in two countries" published in the Occupational and Environmental Medicine journal.
Dr Karen Galea, Head of Workplace Exposure Science at IOM, has co-authored a paper entitled "Setting up a collaborative European human biological monitoring study on occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium", published in the "Environmental Research" journal.
Policies to clean up air pollution in the UK over the past 40 years have led to significant reductions in human exposure to air pollution and associated mortality rates, a new study has found.
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As part of IOM’s 50th-anniversary programme, a number of IOM staff attended the annual British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) conference OH2019 in Brighton, to highlight and celebrate the company's vital contributions to promoting healthier workplaces.
Come and join us IOM in Bristol on 17th - 19th June 2019 at this key multi-disciplinary conference for Occupational Health professionals. Dr Damien McElvenny, Principle Epidemiologist at IOM and Professor John Cherrie, Senior Occupational Hygienist and Principal Scientist, will be presenting 'Brain Health of Former Professional Footballers' on Day 1 of the conference. Other sessions cover mental health, MSK issues, travel medicine, vocational rehabilitation, men’s health, workplace noise, fitness to drive, pilot health, military OH, the mental health of doctors, and much more.
Our purpose is to improve people’s health and safety at work, at home and in the environment through excellent independent science to create a healthy and sustainable world.
We have established a unique position as a trusted voice valued by Industry, Government, Academia and the wider public at the centre of science, business and policy-making. This consistency of approach has been our hallmark over our 50 years.
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