Category: <span>Meetings</span>

Category: Meetings

Fruitful Modernet meeting in Berlin

On the 13th and 14th of February 2020, we had the Modernet meeting in Berlin. On the meeting page, you can find some information on the program, some pictures, and a growing number of presentations. Our local organizer Dirk Pallapies and his co-workers did a very good job organizing this meeting in a city that …

COST Actions meeting in Milano

A successful collaboration between two COST Action: SACURIMA and Modernet Former COST Action MODERNET and current COST Action SACURIMA (Safety Culture and Risk Management in Agriculture) organized a meeting together on historical ground: at the “Clinica del lavoro Luigi Devoto” in Milano on Friday, September 20, 2019. They collaborated in the workshop “Improving reporting of …

Modernet 2020 meeting

In close collaboration with Dirk Pallapies, we organize the next MODERNET meeting. It will be held in Berlin, Germany on 13 and 14 February 2020 Visit the meeting webpage Modernet 2020 meeting for more information on the venue, the fee, the program and the way to participate by oral presentation or poster. We will update …

Impressions ISBM-11 in Leuven

11th International Symposium on Biological Monitoring in Occupational and Environmental Health (ISBM-11) From 28-30 August 2019, the 11th International Symposium on Biological Monitoring in Occupational and Environmental Health took place in Leuven, Belgium.  This meeting is organized by the Scientific Committee of Occupational Toxicology (SCOT) of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH), in collaboration …

Modernet participation in Kenyan Workshop

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) in collaboration with OSHPRO company conducted an Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Workshop to deliberate on appropriate risk management measures that will contribute towards strategies and policies to enforce workplace safety. The workshop which was hosted by JKUAT on July 30, 2019, attracted OSH practitioners and physicians, …

Modernet session at EPICOH 2019

During the EPICOH conference in Wellington, New Zealand, we organized a Modernet session in collaboration with SCOM on the second day of the Congress. The session was very well attended.  After a short introduction on Modernet, our activities and how to become member, we started the meeting with a presentation by Prof Gérard Lasfargues (ANSES) …

OHHW – 11th International Joint Conference

International conference on Occupational Health for Health Workers, 22 – 24 October 2019 – Hamburg, Germany Organized by: Centre for Epidemiology and Health Service Research in Care Professions (CVcare), University Clinics Hamburg-EppendorfSponsored by: Statutory Accident Insurance of the Health and Welfare Service – Berufsgenossenschaft Gesundheitsdienst und Wohlfahrtspflege (BGW)Supported by: International Section of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) …

Workshop on Identifying Emerging Risks from Chemicals

Our Modernet member Jelena Bakusic participated in the WHO workshop on Identifying Emerging Risks from Chemicals. This workshop took place on 20-21 February 2019 and was hosted by RIVM at Bilthoven in the Netherlands. A short report on what was discussed at the meeting underneath. The main objective of the meeting was to bring together …

Thesis defense and remembrance meeting in Barcelona

Modernet Chair Lode Godderis was present at two meetings in Barcelona, meeting up with our member Consol Serra at her university. His short report: On February 20 and 21, 2019, two important events took place in Barcelona. Dr. Rocío Villar Vinuesa, occupational health physician working at the Servicio de Salud Laboral, Parc de Salut Mar …

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