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Winter Conference: ‘Risky Business’ – Risk Factors in Occupational Health

an eminent roster of speakers discuss the risks posed to employees and employers by a range of mental and physical health conditions, along with examples of the occupational health risk factors in specific industries and settings.

Occupational health and medicine is a vibrant and varied discipline, one that touches the lives of workers at every level and in every industry. The Faculty of Occupational Medicine winter conference will be a great opportunity to hear a range of fantastic talks from esteemed speakers, learn about the latest developments in occupational medicine and meet leaders in the field.

Professor Sir Cary Cooper from Manchester Business School will be discussing the risks posed by workplace stress, while Professor Ralph Fevre from Cardiff University will be tackling aggression and bullying in the workplace. Professor John Taylor of Northumbria University will be discussing intellectual and developmental disabilities.

The conference will also feature a session on the occupational health risks in a large organisation, presented by Dr Olivia Carlton, past President of the Faculty and Head of Occupational Health at Transport for London.

Professor Jane Ogden of Surrey University will present a session on obesity and the workplace, while Dr Karen Walker-Bone from Southampton University will be analysing occupational health risks posed by musculoskeletal disorders. Professor Jane Armitage from Oxford University will be presenting a session on cardiovascular diseases.


Professor Sir Cary Cooper | talks
Professor Ralph Fevre | talks
Professor John Taylor | talks
Professor Jane Ogden | talks
Dr Karen Walker-Bone | talks
Professor Jane Armitage | talks
Dr Olivia Carlton | talks


Date and Time:

15 December 2015 at 8:45 am


Full Day



The Wellcome Collection
183 Euston Road
020 7611 2222
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The Faculty of Occupational Medicine
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