Main Conference programme Day 2

Friday 24th June 2022

Programme version published in March 2022 and correct at time of publication.  This programme is subject to change without notice, if the availability of any speaker changes.
Main Hall and Parallel 1


Parallel 2

The Great Hall

Parallel 3

The New Library

8.15 – 9.00 Registration, Coffee and Poster Viewing
9.00 Eponymous Lecture: The 2022 Donald Hunter Lecture

Dr Karen DeSalvo, Chief Health Officer, Google, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

9.45 Silicosis in 2022 and Beyond

Professor Malcolm Sim AM, Head of the Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia

10.20 – 11.20 THOR data – what does it mean?

Professor Martie Van Tongeren, Professor of Occupational & Environmental Health, University of Manchester, UK

Oral Presentations (delegate presentations) SEQOHS workshop

Dr Robin Cordell, Consultant Occupational Physician and Chairman, Cordell Health Ltd, UK  

11.20 – 11.50 Refreshments, Exhibition and Posters
11.50 – 12.50

Durations of parallels may vary

The changing face of cancer treatments

A speaker from the Beatson Institute, UK  


Management of non-specific arm pain

Professor Gareth Jones

Professor in Epidemiology, University of Aberdeen, UK


Dr Rahat Maitland, Consultant Physician in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, UK

12.50 – 13.50 Lunch and Exhibition
13.50 – 14.50 Poster Walk #2


International Session - open to all delegates - hosted by SOM International Group
14.50 – 15.25



When it is Darkest;  Understanding suicide risk

Rory O’Connor, Professor of Health Psychology, Suicidal Behaviour Research Laboratory, Institute of Health & Wellbeing,

University of Glasgow, UK

15.25 Closing Remarks – SOM/FOM joint messages to take home

SOM and FOM Presidents