SOM / FOM Annual Scientific Conference

The conference has a mental health focus, with Professor Neil Greenberg (Kings College, London), Professor Craig Jackson (Birmingham City University) and Peter Kelly a Psychologist from HSE. Dr Mike Isaac, a member of Royal College of Psychiatrists and chair of occupational health special interest group will be offering expert advice and there will be talks on:

  • Military mental healthwith Dr Jeya Balakrishna’ Consultant Psychiatrist at the Ministry of Defence
  • Men’s mental healthwith Dr Shaun Davis from ‎Royal Mail Group.
  • A safe mental health environment in the ConstructionSector with Dr Lisa Curran, a Consultant in Occupational Medicine and Joscelyne Shaw, Executive Director, Mates in Mind.
  • Suicide in anaesthetistswith Dr Steve Yentis Consultant Anaesthetist, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital.

Other speakers include Dame Carol Black, Diana Kloss, and Professor Gina Radford.

An excellent line-up of workplace visits is being organised by Transport for London and other locations (such as a Skanska building site) on the 25th June and Norman Lamb MP, the second Patron of the SOM, will be the after Dinner speaker on 26th June.

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