Occupational medicine committee overview

The OMC (occupational medicine committee) represents specialists and non-specialists working within relatively small and generalist specialties, both inside and outside the NHS.

Location: UK
Audience: Occupational health doctors
Updated: Tuesday 21 July 2020
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​The OMC (occupational medicine committee) represents specialists and non-specialists working within relatively small and generalist specialties both inside and outside the NHS.

 

Our priorities

  • To advocate for greater access to occupational medicine as part of the NHS.
  • To provide expert advice to the association on issues relating to occupational health.
  • To consider and act on matters affecting those engaged in hospital practice in the training grades.
  • To promote the specialty within the association and with external stakeholders.

 

Our people

Chair: Mark Weir
Deputy chair: Anne Raynal

 

Our meetings

The OMC meets three times a year to discuss issues of importance to the profession. These meetings are open to committee members only.

Dates for the 2020-21 session:

  • Monday 26 October 2020

  • Friday 15 January 2021

  • Friday 16 April 2021.

All our meetings take place at:

BMA House
Tavistock Square
London
WC1H 9JP

 

Elections

Elections for the Occupational medicine committee will be held via the ARM.

Elections will open for nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 16 July 2020 and will close at 10am on Tuesday 15 September 2020.

All BMA members in the UK may stand for election to the vacant seats.

The ballot will open for all ARM delegates at 12 noon on Tuesday 15 September 2020 and will close at 1pm on Friday 18 September 2020.

Results will be announced on our website on Friday 18 September 2020. Candidates will be emailed directly. 

Take part in the election

 

Get in touch

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the work of the OMC, email [email protected].