Swiss Medical Association Specialisation in Occupational Medicine

In collaboration with Lausanne University Hospital's (CHUV) Hospital Staff Preventive Medicine Unit (SMPH) and the University Medical Polyclinic (PMU-CST), IST runs a postgraduate training programme for physicians leading to the title of Occupational Medicine Specialist. During this specialisation, residents/house officers undergo practical training and follow some of the same courses as for the DAS Work+Health.

The postgraduate training programme in occupational medicine
FMH/ISFM information on this specialisation 
Description of an occupational physician's job

Contact our education and training administrator

Our training and education administrator is available on +41 21 314 74 71, or by email: formation(at) 

Continuous education in occupational health

Physicians holding Swiss Medical Association specialisations in General Practice or Internal Medicine are eligible to participate in our training course on "Occupational and Company Health" and may thus acquire the rudiments of occupational health.

Training course information