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Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM) is an international peer reviewed journal covering current developments in occupational and environmental health worldwide. It publishes high quality research relating to the full range of chemical, physical, ergonomic, biological and psychosocial hazards in the workplace and to environmental contaminants and their health effects.

OEM is the official journal of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians of London and of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine.

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Editor-in-Chief: Professor Malcolm Sim, Monash University, Australia
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Occupational and Environmental Medicine considers unsolicited submissions of a variety of article types, including original research, systematic reviews, and short reports.
The Author Information section provides general guidelines and requirements for specific article types.
Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.
All manuscripts should be submitted online.

Vacancy: OEM Editor-in-Chief

BMJ seeks an Editor-in-Chief with a vision for the journal to provide engaging and informed content and build the journal’s international reputation and profile.

This individual should have stature in the field of occupational and environmental medicine, a distinguished publication record, and experience of working in an editorial role for an academic journal. Editorial support and training will be provided, as well as an annual honorarium.

The Editor should expect to spend the equivalent of up to one working day in total each week on journal-related activities.

Joint applications will be considered from two or more individuals willing to act as a team. Applicants may be based anywhere.

The closing date is 31st October 2019.