Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in the renowned Nature Index
(12.04.2017) The Institute has been included among the top 75 Polish institutions ranked in the Nature Index for the period from 1 January to 31 December 2016.
„Hearing impairment as a significant public health problem”
(25.01.2017) We invite you to participate in the symposium: „Hearing impairment as a significant public health problem”, which will take place on 2 March 2017. The Symposium is implemented under the EVOTION project.
OPEN ACCESS POLICY IN NIOM
(06.12.2016) The project of the Open Access Policy of the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz has received a positive opinion of the Scientific Council of NIOM.
NIOM one of 9 partners in the international project – InAirQ
On the 1st of July 2016 NIOM started its cooperation within an international project “Transnational Adaptation Actions for Integrated Indoor Air Quality Management”
(19.12.2016) Wishes of healthy and full of joy, and love Christmas for all the employees and partners of the Institute.
The 100th anniversary of professor Nofer’s birth
On the 27th of August 2016 we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of birth of the patron of the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz
Lodz Reference Site
Consortium of Lodz as a Reference Site of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP AHA).
MEDYCYNA PRACY and IJOMEH – legal archiving policy.
Information on the new legal archiving policy of "Medycyna Pracy” and IJOMEH is available in Sherpa/Romeo data base and on the websites of the journals.
Prof. Stępnik a member of the Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS)
(24.03.2015) The manager of the Department of Toxicology and Carcinogenesis NIOM has been officially appointed as a member of, operating within the European Commission, Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS).
I International Interdisciplinary Conference: Women and Men Facing Everyday Challenges.
(22.01.2016) Department of Health and Work Psychology, NIOM, Lodz encourages to take part in a conference “Women and Men Facing Everyday Challenges. Work and Life Demands in the Context of Gender”
(09.02.2016) In the latest (January 2016) edition of Webometrics Ranking, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz takes the 8th position among Polish research centres.
Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
(08.02.2016) On February 4, 2016 the Director of The Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz signed a declaration of endorsement for the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers.
(17.12.2015) Wishes of healthy and full of joy, and love Christmas for all the employees and partners of the Institute.
Molecular Toxicology Unit in the European Union Network of Laboratories for the Validation of Alternative Methods
(14.12.2015) Laboratory supervised by Maciej Stępnik, MD, PhD has been has been selected for inclusion within the European Union Network of Laboratories (EU-NETVAL).
Professor Wojciech Hanke a Fellow of the Collegium Ramazzini
(10.11.2015) Deputy Director for Scientific Affairs of IMP, prof. Wojciech Hanke, MD, PhD has been elected as a Fellow of the Collegium Ramazzini.
Letter of congratulations for prof. Bortkiewicz
(14.09.2015) Prof. Alicja Bortkiewicz has received nomination for a chairperson of The Scientific Committee ICOH as well as a letter of congratulations from the President of The International Commission on Occupational Health – Jukka Takala, PhD.
IJOMEH and Med. Pr. electronically in PubMed/MEDLINE
(09.09.2015) We have introduced into PubMed/MEDLINE indexing of electronic versions of "International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health" and "Medycyna Pracy" along with the LinkOut service.
IJOMEH in DOAJ
(26.08.2015) International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health indexed in the Directory of Open Access Journals.
Competition for a Director General of the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine adjudicated.
(29.07.2015 r.) On 22.07.2015 prof. Konrad Rydzyński, MD, PhD became appointed as a Director General of NIOM.
Good Laboratory Practice Certificate
(20.07.2015) Based on the periodic inspection and verification, Bureau for Chemical Substances has confirmed that the Dept. of Toxicology and Carcinogenesis, NIOM complies with the principles of Good Laboratory Practice.
A visit of the Minister of Infrastructure and Development in NIOM
(15.07.2015) During the visit in NIOM, the Minister of Infrastructure and Development – Maria Wasiak took part in a presentation of a bus driving simulator in the Department of Work Physiology and Ergonomics.
Impact Factor for 2014
(23.06.2015) A new ranking of Journal Citation Reports has just been released
‘Medycyna Pracy’ in DOAJ
(10.06.2015 r.) ‘Medycyna Pracy’ thanks to a positively completed process of evaluation is indexed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) – the most important database of the reviewed open access journals
ABClean – Making the EU Clean of Asbestos – the third meeting of the European Consortium of the project
(23.04.2015) On 23–24.04.2015 in NIOM the 3rd meeting of the European Consortium of the project “ABClean – Making the EU Clean of Asbestos” takes place
Professor Jolanta Walusiak-Skorupa – the new Chairperson of the IGOA
(17.04.2015) Voting results of the Occupational Allergy Interest Group within the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and call for the new Chair/Secretary election have been confirmed
Agreement between the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz and the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy)
(13.04.15) On the 1st of April 2015 NIOM signed a collaborative agreement for culture, science and technology with The University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
IJOMEH journal in open acess
(10.03.2015 r.) A new website of the “International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health” has just appeared due to a change in the accessibility of the journal
12–13.02.2015, The Hague, Netherlands – Chronic Diseases and Healthy Ageing (CD-HA)
(16.02.2015 r.) A conference in the Netherlands on the subject of chronic diseases and healthy ageing
NIOM among the winners of the open recruitment into the Knowledge and Innovation Communities – KIC
(17.12.2014 r.) KIC InnoLife consortium, the regional partner of which – InnoStar, consists of the Medical University of Lodz, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine and Ericpol company is a winner of the recruitment in the thematic field – innovations for health and active ageing is.
(17.12.2014 r.) Christmas is coming...
Scientific symposium in Pećs (Hungary)
(5.11.2014) Declaration of EU concerning equal access to health care and social security benefits for the Roma.
7th European Economic Forum - Lodzkie 2014
(23.10.2014) Between 14-15.10.2014 Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine participated in the 7th EEF, which took place in Lodz.
The European Week of Regions and Cities, Brussels
(21.10.2014) The symposium entitled: ”Managing Health Inequalities”, co-organized, inter alia, by the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz took place in Brussels, Belgium.
Results of the latest "Webometrics" ranking
(29.08.2014) Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine took the 5th place among Polish scientific-research units.
The updated version of the Polish Roadmap for Research Infrastructure
(28.08.2014) EIEC project, coordinated by NIOM, on the updated version of the list of points strategic for development of Polish science and economy.
Impact Factor for 2013
(30.07.2014) A new ranking of Journal Citation Reports has been released.
(15.07.2014) Access to the articles from "Medycyna Pracy" in digital library – CYBRA.
(13.06.2014) Editorial System for „Medycyna Pracy” initiated.
60 years of NIOM
(3.06.2014) Between the 2nd – 6th of June 2014 Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Łódź celebrates the Jubilee of 60 years of its activity.
‘Parents friendly Company’
(4.03.2014) The 1st place in the finals of the national regional competition.
Citations of the publications of NIOM’s employees
(14.02.2014) Publications with the affiliation of Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz registered in the Web of Science Core Collection database were cited 13958 times.
Web of Science Core Collection
(28.01.2014) A new edition of WoS platform.
NIOM among the best in the A category
(1.10.2013) Committee for Evaluation of Scientific Units has awarded categories.
Młodzi w Łodzi - The young in Łódź
(27.09.2013) Summary of the programme of paid holiday internships.
(11.07.2013) NIOM in statistics of the social service addressed to researchers.
Workplace Health Promotion
(8.07.2013) A WHO report, created in cooperation with NIOM, has been released.
Impact Factor 2012
(20.06.2013) A new Journal Citation Reports 2013 Edition has just been released.
Poster from NIOM rewarded by FESTEM
(29.05.3013) NIOM has received distinction for one of three best posters.
ECNIS2 and the course ‘Nutrition and Environmental Carcinogens’
(7.05.2013 r.) On May 6-9, 2013 in Lodz, Poland there takes place ECNIS2 Second General Assembly merged with the European Institute of Environmental Cancer Meeting and the course ‘Nutrition and Environmental Carcinogens’.
NIOM takes the 1st place!
(10.04.2013) We have been 1st in the category ‘the most interesting exhibition stand’ at the 2013 Academic Job Fair.
Workplace health promotion
(11.02.2013) There appeared a new report of WHO created in cooperation with NIOM.
Promotion of NIOM in the ranking of Webometrics
(11.02.2013) The Institute is classified as 14th among Polish research centres in the Webometrics ranking.
'World Health Statistics 2012'
(17.01.2013) We highly encourage to get familiar with the latest WHO’s report.
IJOMEH - as of 2013 a bimonthly!
(11.01.2013 r.) We encourage to familiarize with the latest issues of a quarterly ‘International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health’ and a bimonthly ‘Medycyna Pracy’.
Citations of publications of the employees of NIOM in the WOS database
(09.01.2013) Publications with affiliation of the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Łódź were quoted 11 416 times (source: Web of Science).
The XVI Symposium of the Polish Association of Occupational Hygienists
(10.12.2012) On the 11- 12 December at the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine a meeting regarding ‘Current problems in occupational hygiene’ will be held.
‘Safety of work at the work station of a driver of public transport vehicles’
(29.11.2012) On the 19-20 November 2012 at the Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine a scientific-training conference concerning public transport took place.
„Patty’s Toxicology” 2012
(26.11.2012) The latest edition of ‘Patty’s Toxicology’ is already available in the scientific library of Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine.
5th European Economic Forum – Lodzkie 2012
(09.11.2012) ‘Fostering innovative regional economies: development, competition and cooperation’
Cooperation with Ukraine
(19.07.2012) Professor Konrad Rydzyński received a diploma of an honorary member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine which is an official confirmation of the title received by the Professor in December 2011.
A new project as part of Swiss – Polish Cooperation Programme launched!
(12.07.2012) An agreement regarding realization of the new project “Prophylactic Programme for the prevention of addiction to alcohol, tobacco and other psychoactive substances” as part of Swiss – Polish Cooperation Programme has been signed.
Assessment of the project "We CAN! - Cyberbullying action network for parents` education".
(11.07.2012) National Agency of the programme Lifelong Learning – Gruntvig has very positively assessed the "We CAN! - Cyberbullying action network for parents` education" project.
Impact Factor 2011
(10.07.2012) A new ranking Journal Citation Reports for the year 2011 has been released.
XLVIII Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology Eurotox 2012
(26.06.2012) On the 17th-20th June 2012 in Stockholm XLVIII Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology Eurotox 2012 was held.
The meeting with the WHO and PAHO expert – professor June Fisher
(26.06.2012) On the 12th of June a meeting with professor June Fisher, the expert of WHO and PAHO, took place.
(17.05.2012) We encourge you to read the latest Collaborating Centre Conection Newsletter of NIOSH.
"Environmental health inequalities in Europe Assessment Report"
(21.03.2012) The WHO Regional Office for Europe has carried out a baseline assessment of the magnitude of environmental health inequality in the European Region based on a core set of 14 inequality indicators.
Prof. Rydzyński became a member of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine
(27.01.2012) We are glad to inform that The General Meeting of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine elected Prof. Rydzyński as a foreign member of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine.
Scientific cooperation with Ukraine
(20.12.2011) There were two agreements on scientific cooperation signed between Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine in Lodz and scientific institutions in Ukraine on December 15th.
"The World’s Worst Toxic Pollution Problems 2011 Report"
(19.11.2011) We encourage you to read the latest report of the Blacksmith Institute and Green Cross Switzerland, concerning the toxic pollution of the environment.
6th International Conference on Children's health and the Environment
(2.11.2011) The conference, held in Łódź in November (14-16.11.2011), offers a world-wide platform dealing with health problems of children caused by important environmental influences.
"The Global Economic Burden of Non-communicable Diseases"
(25.10.2011) We encourage to read a report of the World Economic Forum and the Harvard School of Public Health.
World Heart Day in Łódź
(4.10.2011) With reference to World Heart Day celebrated on September 25th, Łódź division of Polish Cardiac Society in cooperation with Port Łódź shopping centre organized an event whose aim was to inform about cardiovascular diseases. The event was supported by NIOM employees from Department of Work Physiology and Ergonomics.
Citations of NIOM employees in WOS database
(15.09.2011) Publications afiliated by NIOM were cited 8501 times till 15th September 2011 (source: Web of Science).
"Burden of disease from environmental noise”
"Burden of disease from environmental noise” is a WHO publication on environmental noise and health effects, now available online in PDF format. The book is an outcome of the Fifth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health, organized by WHO/Europe and hosted by Italy, Parma in March 2010.
New issues of our journals
We encourage all the Readers to explore the newest issues of our quarterly “International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health” and “Medycyna Pracy" issued every two months by NIOM.
NIOM as a WHO Collaborating Centre until 2015
NIOM was renominated for WHO Collaborating Centre on February 24th 2011.
Prof. Pałczyński in European health programme
Prof. Cezary Pałczyński takes part in preparation of health programme "Prevention and control of common chronic non-communicable respiratory diseases" (CRD) during Polish presidency in European Union in 2011.
The State of Kuwait Prize for Research in Health Promotion
According to the decision of the Executive Bard of World Health Organisation the Polish National Centre for Workplace Health Promotion – a department of Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine was awarded a prize for research in health promotion for 2009 founded by the Kuwait State.