Occupational Medicine (OMED)


OMED 524. Foundations of Occupational Health and Safety. 3 Units.

Overview of fundamental aspects of occupational health and safety, including: occupational epidemiology; risk/hazard assessment, control, and communication; and industrial hygiene, safety, and ergonomics.
Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

OMED 525. Clinical Toxicology, and Occupational Health Disorders. 3 Units.

Overview of general principles and basic concepts toxicology, major mechanisms of toxicity, and responses of various organ systems to toxicants. Includes toxicological principles and management of selected substances and toxic agents, as well as evaluation of validity of toxicological literature.