Occupational Health Research Center

 | Post date: 2017/06/18 | 


Occupational Health Research Center (OHRC)


The Occupational Health Research Center (OHRC) was established in 2009 based on the official approval of the Council for Expansion of Medical Universities in MOH.

As the first occupational health research center in Iran, its services include:

- Conducting researches on various fields such as health at work, safety, ergonomics, HSE management, environmental health, and nutritionfor workers at work.

- Offering PhD by Research programs.

- Releasing "Iran Occupational Health"journal, regularly.


Research Fields :

- Survey of air pollutants control system in work place, Survey of ergonomic risk factor in product and productivity, Occupational factors modeling based on hard word index, Advanced safety with occupational risk factor reduction approve, Occupational agents optimization for risk management, Occupational health model with interaction among nutrition ergonomic and education factors


Workgroups :

Chemical and toxicological factors, advanced safety (bio-safety technologies, disaster prevention committee (passive defense)), HSE management system (research in education, rules, regulations and health standards in environment) ,Social factors affecting on workers (community-based initiatives)ergonomics and work psychology, workplace harmful physical agents (noise, light, radiation, etc.), air pollution and control strategies (environmental pollution caused by industry), nutrition and job performance.


Address : School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Hemmat High way, Tehran, IRAN.

Tel :+98 (21) 86704638

Web site : http://ohrc.iums.ac.ir

Email : ohrc@iums.ac.ir



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