Areas of Expertise

The IST uses its staff members’ know-how in research, education, clinical activities and services to businesses in order to foster truly multidisciplinary, collaborative work on transversal projects in its fields of expertise. Primarily, these are:

  • Quality of indoor environments
  • Skin exposure
  • Respiratory inflammation and sensitivity
  • Systems, strategies and tools for occupational health
  • Well-being at work
  • Oxidative stress and early biomarkers of effects
  • New organisations and new working tools

In each of these fields of expertise, the IST’s goal is to bring those inherent multidisciplinary skills together for occupational risk prevention and occupational health promotion.