ICOH 2017 -

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Dear Colleagues,

The ICOH Scientific Committee of Cardiology in Occupational health is very pleased to invite you to attend the 7th ICOH International Conference on Work Environment and Cardiovascular Diseases, which will take place on 3-5 May 2017 in Varese, Italy.

The conference follows the previous and highly successful International ICOH conferences held in Tokyo (2013), Cracow (2009), Newport Beach (2005), Dusseldorf (2002), Tel Aviv (1998), and Copenhagen (1994). It is special occasion to celebrate over 30 years of this initiative.

The conference will provide an excellent opportunity to exchange scientific evidences and good practices among occupational physicians, epidemiologists, cardiologists expert in cardiac rehabilitation and CVD prevention, psychologists, sociologists, and policy makers.

Special attention will be given to the interventions carried out in the workplace in order to reduce the problem of CVDs and to improve the quality of life of CVD patients, increasing their return to a satisfactory working life.

Marco M Ferrario, MD
Professor of Occupational Medicine, Insubria University, Varese. Conference Chairman