To ensure the health and safety of students, faculty, or staff with occupational health risks related to research and university operations through the provision of occupational medicine services.
Students, faculty, or staff with occupational health risks.
UHS has established an occupational medicine program to provide specialized medical services not readily found in the community such as medical oversight, monitoring, pre-exposure preventive services, and post-exposure treatment of students, faculty, or staff with occupational health risks related to research and university operations. The Occupational Medicine Program is a clinical subunit of UHS Environmental & Occupational Health Program. Goals of the program include:
The program will include staff members with dedicated expertise in the unique workplace hazards in a research environment including board certified occupational medicine physicians, occupational medicine nursing, infectious disease and toxicology consultation, and epidemiology.