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DAS Work+Health

OM1: Occupational diseases and work-related health problems

Module Description


Occupational diseases have a large variety of phenotypes and sometimes only become apparent several decades after actual exposure. In other cases, the association of work-related exposure and the development of clinical symptoms and diseases are not obvious at first glance. In this module, students learn to diagnose occupational diseases and recognize work-related health problems of individuals and groups.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Diagnose frequent occupational diseases
  • Know and apply the tools for determining occupational diseases and work-related health problems
  • Deal with complex cases concerning occupational diseases and work-related health problems in individuals and groups


  • Legal definitions
  • Insurance conditions
  • Making a diagnosis
  • Most important occupational diseases

Dates and location

21-23 March and 04-06 April 2022 in Zurich

Registration Deadline

20 February 2022


CHF 4,080.–