On behalf of ACOEM I would like to thank the AIHCE organizers and Jim Thornton for inviting us to participate in the Roundtable Partnership, Coalition, Consensus- The Professional Organization Perspective.
I am the Second Vice-president of ACOEM, I come from an industrial background, academic background, and a consultant/clinical background. (explain role and change at ACOEM and change in career)
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) is the largest international organization representing physicians who practice in the field of occupational and environmental medicine.
The membership is more than 6,000 strong and has as one of its principal objectives that of educating industry, medical personnel, and the public on workplace health and safety issues. The members of ACOEM provide professional services to business, industry, and workers worldwide.