Elections of ICOH Officers and Board members for the tenure 2024-2027 now open

January 30, 2024
The elections of ICOH Officers and Board members for the tenure 2024-2027 will be held in electronic format from 30 January 2024 to 19 February 2024.

ICOH members having paid their membership fees by no later than 28 April 2023 (i.e., one year before the opening of the ICOH2024 Congress) will have the right of voting, in accordance with ICOH Bye-Law 6, Section 3.

The login credentials to the electronic voting systems were sent to the entitled members on 29 January 2024.

For further assistance, please contact us at elections@icohweb.org.


Prof. Peter Westerholm passed away

Prof. Peter Westerholm passed away - ICOHJanuary 22, 2024
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Prof. Peter Westerholm.

Prof. Westerholm was Emeritus Professor at the Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden. He served as ICOH Board member for two triennia, from 2009 to 2015. He was the author of a large number of articles and books. We will always remember his contribution to ICOH and occupational health, especially for his passionate work on ethics in occupational health, that is reflected in the “ICOH Code of Ethics for Occupational Health Professionals”, to which he contributed as member of the Editorial Group from the first edition onwards.

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Extension of the ICOH2024 Congress early bird registration deadline until 15 February 2024

January 8, 2024
The ICOH2024 Congress early bird registration deadline has been extended until 15 February 2024, for various reasons:

  • The Congress Organizers are aware that many participants have experienced difficulties with the registration and payment process on the Congress platform

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ICOH 2024 – Early Bird registration deadline extended

December 18, 2023
We would like to inform you that the deadline for the Early Bird registration fee for the ICOH2024 Congress has been extended until 5 January 2024. Don’t miss the opportunity to register for the Congress with a discounted rate!

To register, please visit the ICOH2024 Congress website www.icoh2024.ma


ICOH supports the COP28 statement calling for comprehensive climate action

December 6th, 2023
ICOH, alongside the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and European Lung Foundation (ELF), signed a joint statement on the tight links between climate and health, sent to governments attending COP28 on 30 November – 12 December. It has also been signed and endorsed by more than 60 other medical, public health and scientific societies, patient representative organisations and experts.

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Deadline extended - Bid Submission for ICOH 2030 Congress

October 31, 2023
Considering that bids to compete for the venue of ICOH2030 submitted are not fully compliant with the provisions of ICOH Bye-Law 7, Section 2, the deadline for bid submission is extended until 15 January 2024 to allow the bidding committees to collect and submit all mandatory documents.

The interested bidding committees must send their complete bidding package to the ICOH Secretariat General icoh@inail.it by that date.

Detailed information on the bidding process and required mandatory documents can be found in the Guidelines for ICOH Congress Organization available at https://www.icohweb.org/site/core-documents.asp


Global call for monitoring workers’ health in The Lancet

Global call for monitoring workers’ health in The Lancet Occupational health experts from WHO and countries have called for data and monitoring systems of workers’ health to improve monitoring of progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. The call was published in The Lancet (available here) as part of the Lancet Series on Work and Health (available here).

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Announcement of the candidates for the elections of ICOH Officers and members of the Board for Triennium 2024-2027

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 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 2024 Congress. A member of the ICOH can be a candidate for one post only at a time.

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Latest updates – ICOH2024 Congress

Latest updates for ICOH Colleagues, and ICOH2024 Congress Participants and Congress Partners available here.


Special announcement – ICOH2024 Congress

Because of the earthquake experienced by Morocco, we inform you that the deadline for abstract submission has been extended: 15 September 2023.

We look forward to receiving your scientific contributions through the Congress website www.icoh2024.ma.


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