ERIC Number: ED292957
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Training and Education in Occupational Health. Report of a WHO Study Group (Geneva, Switzerland, November 24-28, 1986). Technical Report Series 762.
World Health Organization, Geneva (Switzerland).
This document reports the findings of a World Health Organization Study Group on training and education in occupational health. The report is organized in 11 sections that cover the following concerns: (1) occupational health care in developing countries; (2) the primary health care approach; (3) current occupational health problems; (4) existing resources; (5) education and training objectives; (6) continuing education; (7) the role of professional organizations; (8) manpower planning; (9) international cooperation in training activities; (10) some examples of training content; and (11) recommendations. (KC)
Descriptors: Adults, Continuing Education, Cooperative Programs, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Objectives, Health Education, Inservice Education, International Cooperation, Labor Needs, Occupational Safety and Health, Preservice Teacher Education, Primary Health Care, Program Development, Training
WHO Publications Center USA, 49 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12210 (6 Swiss francs).
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Health Organization, Geneva (Switzerland).