ICOH Elections – Tenure 2015-2017Announcement of the candidates for the election of ICOH Officers and members of the Board for Triennium 2015-2017.
The candidates must be eligible under Article 5, section 2 and 8 of the ICOH Constitution. The Officers and the members of the Board shall be elected as set forth in the Bye-Laws for the triennial period separating sessions of the General Assembly. They may be re-elected to the same office for no more than one additional term, with exception of the Secretary-General, who may be elected for more than one additional term. The newly elected Officers take office at the General Assembly convened immediately after the ICOH 2015 Congress.
Ebola Virus Disease: WHO looking for Health and Safety Coordinators in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra LeoneWHO is urgently looking to recruit national health and safety coordinators in the countries affected by Ebola Virus Disease - Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia. Attached are the terms of reference which include a combination of occupational health and safety and infection control responsibilities. The working language is English for Sierra Leone and Liberia and French for Guinea. Professional background in occupational health or infection control is needed, as well as experience in occupational health and safety in the healthcare settings.
Call for occupational health consultancy, WHO Global Workers’ Health Programme, Geneva (Switzerland)WHO is looking for a motivated specialist in occupational health to help develop global strategy, minimum requirements and resource pack for strengthening the protection of workers’ health in low-income informal sector. The deadline for application is 26 September 2014.
Wonca and ICOH statement on workers and their familiesThe World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) and the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) issued a joint statement on workers’ health on June 27,2014, which forms a good basis for the cooperation between the two organizations.
Look at the WONCA/ICOH Statement.
ICOH Congress 2015 – Online abstract submission is now openDear ICOH Colleague,
The International Commission on Occupational Health is calling for abstracts for the 31st ICOH Congress 31 May – 5 June 2015 in Seoul, Korea. The deadline for abstracts submission is August 31, 2014. Read more
ICOH International Congress Korea 2015 (May 31 – June 5, 2015) 2nd Announcement release and Keynote SpeakersThe 2nd Announcement of ICOH 2015 Congress has been just released. It includes the official list of the Keynote Speakers, all of whom are prominent and competent experts in their respective fields. Read more