13 and 14 February 2020

“Science meets practice for a healthier worklife”

The conference was held at the DGUV in Berlin
DGUV – Glinkastraße 40, 10117 Berlin, Duitsland
Directions of DGUV Berlin: https://www.dguv.de/en/about-us/how-to-find-dguv/anreise_berlin/index.jsp or in pdf

Program

Abstract book

13 February 2019 (Thursday)
Welcome and opening the meeting Lode Godderis Dirk Pallapies
Monitoring Occupational Diseases  Chair: Dirk Pallapies
OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN GERMANY – REPORTING, RECOGNITION, LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AND TRENDS Dirk Pallapies
TRENDS IN OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN FINLAND, 1975-2013: A REGISTER STUDY Riitta Sauni
MONITORING, OBSERVATION, AND DIAGNOSES IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH – MULTISOURCES, MULTI-LEVELS Maylis Lamberton
TRENDS OF OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES IN THE ITALIAN AGRICULTURAL SECTOR Henk van der Molen

10.30 – 11.00     Coffee break

New and Emerging Risks and Diseases in Occupational Health Chair:
Gerard Lasfargues
UPDATE ON MONITORING NEW WORK-RELATED DISEASES IN BELGIUM: THE STATUS OF SIGNAAL SENTINEL APPROACH Jelena Bakusic
EUROPEAN SENTINEL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM FOR WORK AND HEALTH Lode Godderis
ON THE WAY TO RISK MANAGEMENT OF NEW AND EMERGING RISKS OF CHEMICALS Nicole Palmen
OBSERVATIONS OF NEW AND EMERGING HEALTH EFFECTS FOR PRIORITIES SETTING IN CHEMICALS REGULATION Romy Marx
OUTBREAK OF SEVERE PNEUMOCOCCAL DISEASE IN A NORWEGIAN SHIPYARD Tor Erik Danielson

12.45 – 13.45     Lunch break

Assessing Recent and Previous Exposure Chair: Lode Godderis
QUANTIFICATION OF ALLERGENIC ENZYMES AT THE WORKPLACE USING IMMUNOASSAYS TO PREVENT OCCUPATIONAL RESPIRATORY DISEASES Ingrid Sander
RETROSPECTIVE ASSESSMENT OF ASBESTOS EXPOSURE: HOW RELIABLE ARE EXPERT OPINION AND ALGORITHMS? A VALIDATION THROUGH COMPARISON OF ESTIMATES WITH LUNG FIBER BURDEN MEASURED BY SEM-EDS Claudio Colosio
MEDICO-ADMINISTRATIVE DATA COMBINED WITH AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES DATA TO RETROSPECTIVELY ESTIMATE PESTICIDE USE BY AGRICULTURAL WORKERS Vincent Bonneterre
NANOTiO2 SKIN ABSORPTION AND NO EFFECT TO PREVENT UV RADIATION OXIDATIVE STRESS Daniela Pelclova
CARBON FIBRES AS A SOURCE OF RESPIRABLE FIBRE DUSTS Dominic Kehren

15.00 – 15.30     Coffee break

15.30 – 16.15     Workshop on Occwatch

17.30 – 19.00     Visiting the Bode Museum – guided tour and/or free visit

19.30                   Dinner at RESTAURANT HOSTARIA DEL MONTE CROCE

14 February 2019 (Friday)
New aspects of well-known hazards Chair: Claudio Colosio
ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES AND MATERIALS – NEW HEALTH HAZARDS AT WORKPLACES? Wolfgang Zschiesche  
SHIFT WORK DISORDER – AN OVERLOOKED ISSUE Dani Mirnik
THE EMERGING EPIDEMIC OF ACCELERATED SILICOSIS: ESTABLISHMENT OF A SILICA-ASSOCIATED DISEASE REGISTRY IN VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA Malcolm Sim
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SURVEILLANCE OF FRENCH AGRICULTURAL WORKERS USING HEALTH INSURANCE DATABASES Vincent Bonneterre

10.45 – 11.15     Coffee break

Building evidence for causal relations Chair: Malcolm Sim
SWORD – 30 YEARS OF SURVEILLANCE IN OCCUPATIONAL RESPIRATORY DISEASE Ana Barrabas
MULTI-ELEMENTAL IMAGING OF TISSUES TO IDENTIFY THE OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ORIGIN OF IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY PATHOLOGIES Vincent Bonneterre
WORK-RELATED PSYCHOSOCIAL RISK FACTORS FOR STRESS-RELATED DISORDERS – A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS Henk van der Molen
INFECTIOUS DISEASE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE AMONG NON-HEALTHCARE WORKERS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE Sofie Acke
FINDING ANSWERS TO ETIOLOGICAL QUESTIONS ON CHEMICAL EXPOSURE AND HEALTH Annet Lenderink

12.30 – 13.30     Lunch break

DISCUSSION ON COLLABORATION, CLOSING SESSION, SUMMARIZING  Lode Godderis Dirk Pallapies


15.00 – 16.00             Visiting the Reichstag