SASOM aims to protect and promote the health of workers through quality occupational health programmes and clinical excellence to the benefit of employees, employers and occupational medical practitioners.

The Society objectives are:

Development of Occupational Medicine as a distinct and recognised multi-disciplinary speciality
Continuing professional development of members through accredited conferences, workshops and a scientific journal
Ongoing development and promotion of healthy and safe work, work environments and work organisations
Contribution to national and international occupational health policies and strategies

The SASOM National Office is in Pretoria and the Society has three Chapters – KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Witwatersrand and 12 branches who arrange local continuing education meetings. See also under header – Our People.

Contact the National Office on 012 803 7418 or send an email to info@sasom.org

SASOM LOGO USE BY OTHER THAN SASOM AS ORGANISATION

• In principle, no one other than SASOM is allowed to display its logo.
• SASOM Chair have the authority to allow ad hoc displays; e.g. display stands at congresses, Occ Health magazine etc.
• Any use of the logo is limited to written authorisation by the SASOM Chair.

All SASOM members are urgently reminded to register all their qualifications and especially occupational health with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) promptly.

SASOM ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND CONFERENCE

Date: 24 November 2018
At the: Protea Hotel by Marriott, Stellenbosch (Western Cape)

Information and updates on Listerioses

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Latest News

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Apr
Frequency of medical testing for fitness to work - April 2018 - J Lapere

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Apr
Duration of Medical Fitness Certificates Frequency of Medical Testing - SASOM publication

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Apr
URGENT OCC HEALTH LOCUM DOCTOR REQUIRED IN THE SOUTH

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Apr
Workplace Health Without Borders (WHWB) (http://www.whwb.org/) is expanding its footprint to include occupational health practitioners, other than occupational hygienists (which make up the bulk of their membership). WHWB is looking to establish a group of occupational health doctors and nurses (and others) as part of their mandate in ...

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Feb
The SASOM National Office hours will change on 1 March 2018 to 08:00 to 14:00 daily.           The SASOM Annual Congress will take place on 22-23 June 2018              at the Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport in Kempton Park.