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FOM responds to industrial strategy Green Paper

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM) & the Society of Occupational Medicine (SOM) welcome the focus this green paper brings to the future direction of our economy, with its focus on productivity, growth and skills. We applaud the paper’s focus on ensuring our young people develop the skills required to do the high-paid, high-skilled jobs - Read more...
Published Date: 05/05/2017 Posted In: Publications, Policy and Consultations, Uncategorized

UK occupational medicine faces “perfect storm”

UK occupational medicine faces a “perfect storm” – All-Party Parliamentary Group points to occupational medical workforce crisis The Faculty of Occupational Medicine and Society of Occupational Medicine welcome a new report focusing on the growing workforce crisis within UK occupational medicine. The report, published this week by the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Occupational Safety and - Read more...
Published Date: 24/11/2016 Posted In: Uncategorized

The SOM/FOM ASM – Stratford 27–30 June

From 27–30 June the Society and Faculty of Occupational Medicine will be relocating to Stratford-upon-Avon for our joint Annual Scientific Meeting. Taking place on the picturesque banks of the river Avon, the conference is set to be the highlight of the summer and the biggest event our two organisations have collaborated on to date. You’ll - Read more...
Published Date: 12/05/2016 Posted In: Uncategorized

HHP advanced skills training – communication skills: 11 March 2015

The Faculty is running a Health for Health Professionals (HHP) advanced skills training day on communication skills on Wednesday 11 March 2015. This one day session will focus on building skills in difficult areas of practice, including dealing with conflict, negotiation and behaviour change.  5 CPD points have been awarded and the cost is £75 - Read more...
Published Date: 06/02/2015 Posted In: Uncategorized

Ebola virus disease: clinical management and guidance

We have been asked by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges to disseminate to our members the updated guidance from Public Health England to clinical staff in primary care and in acute trusts about managing patients who require assessment for Ebola virus disease. Information for Primary Care: Managing patients who require assessment for Ebola virus - Read more...
Published Date: 29/10/2014 Posted In: Uncategorized

2014 Annual General Meeting

The Faculty’s 2014 Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 28 May at 3 30 pm at the Royal College of Physicians, London, NW1.  The agenda for the meeting and 2013 Annual Report and Accounts are now available in the members’ area.  Access to this and other relevant documents is restricted to members of the - Read more...
Published Date: 21/05/2014 Posted In: Uncategorized

DOPs/SLEs Pilot – Survey

The Faculty launched a pilot of the new trainee DOPs/SLEs forms in January 2014. The three month pilot period has now ended and all trainees and trainers have been asked to complete a short survey so that the Faculty can gather information to finalise the new tools. We would be most grateful if you could take - Read more...
Published Date: 30/04/2014 Posted In: Uncategorized