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The Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance (IPA)

The Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance is an institute of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (IPA).
IPA's research work aims at the reduction of health risks of employees due to various hazardous substances. The goal is to develop preventive measures as well as to improve diagnosis and therapy of occupational diseases and to support the German Social Accident Insurance.
Five closely linked IPA centers conduct interdisciplinary research projects in the fields of Medicine, Epidemiology, Allergology/Immunology, Toxicology, and Molecular Medicine.
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Advances in Pneumology - November 3-4, 2017

From November 3-4 2017, the 13th international conference "Advances in Pneumology" takes place in Dresden, Germany. Some selected conference topics: Asthma, hypersensitivity pneumonitis and cough, Bronchitis and COPD, Cardiorespiratory functions, Oncology of the chest, psychosomatic aspects. Conference Chair: Prof. Dr. Monika Raulf, IPA, Germany; Scientific Committee: Prof. Dr. med. Mieczyslaw Pokorski, Biophilia, Warsaw, Poland; Prof. Dr. med. Kurt Rasche, HELIOS Klinikum Wuppertal Bergisches Lungenzentrum Wuppertal, Germany More

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9th International Symposium on Modern Principles of Air Monitoring and Biomonitoring (AIRMON 2017) in Dresden

From June 11-15 2017, 9th International Symposium on Modern Principles of Air Monitoring and Biomonitoring takes place in Dresden organized by Institut für Arbeitsschutz der Deutschen Gesetzlichen Unfallversicherung (IFA) in Germany. AIRMON has become a steady appointment for the newest research results and future trends in the characterization of exposure to chemical and biological agents at workplaces and in the environment. Further Information

DGUV Prevention Yearbook: Vision Zero One World - One Vision

Prevention speaks one language. 2014 was a special year for the German Social Accident Insurance. Long and intensive preparations culminated in August in the international occupational safety and health community being welcomed to Frankfurt and the "XX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2014: Global Forum for Prevention". In this yearbook, all are invited to take a tour of the World Congress 2014 and the topics presented by it.
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Facts & Figures 2011
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Facts & Figures

With its "Facts & Figures" brochure in English, the IPA is pleased to introduce the key areas of its research to the broader international audience. The IPA's research concept has always been geared towards the practical requirements of occupational safety and health: the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases.
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IPA-Flyer

IPA-Flyer

With its IPA-Flyer in English the IPA gives a short overview about the key areas of the five center of competence. More

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