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10th International Joint Conference on Occupational Health for Healthcare Workers
November 28, 2017 - November 30, 2017
10th International Joint Conference on Occupational Health for Healthcare Workers: Health & wellbeing in the health care sector; addressing current threats to workers
Khon Kaen, Thailand
Organized by: ICOH Scientific Committee on Occupational Health for Health Care Workers & Scientific Committee of Women Health and Work
Sponsored by: Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand The Association of Occupational and Environmental Diseases of Thailand Bureau of Occupational and Environmental Diseases, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health
Co-sponsored by ICOH SC: Scientific Committee of Women Health and Work & Scientific Committee on Occupational Health for Health Care Workers
Topics: Crisis / transition of healthcare sector & healthcare workers Prioritizing healthcare workers’ safety – Organizing an occupational health system for healthcare workers Healthcare workers’ issues in areas of political conflict & / or violence – Emerging diseases & emergency preparedness Chemical, biological, physical risks in healthcare setting – Psychosocial issues for healthcare workers Immunization for healthcare workers The impaired healthcare workers PRE – CONFERENCE WORHSHOP (November 27, 2017): 1. Introduction to HealthWISE 2. Risk evaluation and management in manual handling of patients and materials in health care settings in Thailand 3. Industrial hygiene measurement in the hospital environment.
Address: Unit of Occupational Medicine – Department of Community Medicine – Faculty of Medicine Khon Kaen University – Khon Kaen, Thailand 40002
Tel: +66 43 363 588 or +66 43 363 587
Fax: +66 43 202 488