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Appointment of Deputy StR representative to Board

Dr Emma Giblin has been appointed by the Board as Deputy StR representative to the Board, supporting Dr Jill Crabbe. Emma is an NHS trainee in London and succeeds Dr Dan Ashdown, who stepped down after the inaugural Registrars’ conference in March. Our thanks go to Dan for his hard work as Deputy over the - Read more...
Published Date: 11/05/2015 Posted In: Appointments, Quality Improvement

Vacancy for Deputy Chief Examiner Part 2 MFOM

This Deputy Chief Examiner’s role is to support the Chief Examiner to ensure the proper conduct of the Part 2 MFOM examination. The examination currently runs once every eight months. The current Deputy Chief Examiner, Dr Shaun Austin, has been appointed as Chief Examiner in July. For more information about the role and details of - Read more...
Published Date: 11/05/2015 Posted In: Vacancies

SOM ASM and FOM Annual General Meeting – registration information

Registration for the SOM ASM, which this year will incorporate the FOM AGM, FOM trainee presentations and joint gala dinner, all to be held on the second day of the conference (Wednesday 8 July) is now open and can be accessed via the SOM ASM website. The FOM AGM will start at 8.15 am with - Read more...
Published Date: 11/05/2015 Posted In: Education and Training, Events and Conferences, Membership

Faculty Quality Improvement agenda – vacancies

The Faculty is keen to develop a strategy strengthening its role in supporting and promoting high standards and quality improvement in Occupational Health and Occupational Medicine. We are keen to approach this in a systematic way and are therefore looking to support the Director of Quality Improvement (Dr Simon Sheard) in taking the QI agenda - Read more...
Published Date: 07/05/2015 Posted In: Quality Improvement, Vacancies

Appointments

The Faculty is pleased to announce the following appointments which have been made recently: Chief Examiner Part 2 FOM – Shaun Austin Chief Examiner HAVS – Alan Bray Deputy Chief Examiner DAvMed – Henry Lupa CPD Lead – David Fox Dr Austin will take over this role in July 2015, at the conclusion of Alan - Read more...
Published Date: 07/05/2015 Posted In: Appointments

NHS Consultant Clinical Excellence Awards for England and Wales – 2015 ACCEA round

On Monday 13 April the Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA) announced that the 2015 National Awards Round would be open from: Tuesday 14 April, closing at 1700 hours on Wednesday 17 June 2015. This is a very tight timetable, and eligible consultant occupational physicians who are intending to apply for a national award, - Read more...
Published Date: 07/05/2015 Posted In: General News

Safe, Effective, Quality Occupational Health Service accreditation welcomes occupational health physiotherapy services

Today the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM), welcome Safe, Effective, Quality Occupational Health Service (SEQOHS) accreditation to physiotherapy occupational health services. This decision follows a successful pilot scheme managed by SEQOHS and The Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Occupational Health and Ergonomics (ACPOHE), who tested how applicable the - Read more...
Published Date: 30/04/2015 Posted In: Press Releases, SEQOHS

Joint event: FOM and University College London

The importance of Health, Work and Well being in the Medical School Curriculum On 8 May, the Faculty of Occupational Medicine and University College London (UCL) are jointly hosting an event entitled ‘The importance of Health, Work and Well being in the Medical School Curriculum’. The aim of the event is to help raise the - Read more...
Published Date: 01/04/2015 Posted In: Education and Training, Events and Conferences

New route to Associateship of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine

Associates of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine are recognised as a key part of the occupational medicine workforce. Following the changes to specialty qualifications which came into force in 2010, the Faculty has been considering how to create a new route into Associateship. The Faculty has become increasingly aware that there is a need for - Read more...
Published Date: 02/04/2015 Posted In: Education and Training, Membership

Mobbs Corporate Health Fellowship winners

The Mobbs Corporate Health Fellowships provide an opportunity for individuals to travel to a centre of excellence to study a particular aspect of occupational medicine or to travel to a scientific meeting for which they have had a paper or poster accepted, but which they would otherwise not be able to attend. The Fellowships are - Read more...
Published Date: 01/04/2015 Posted In: Prizes and Fellowships
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