SWITZERLAND: Center for Primary Care and Public Health

Member since: 1 January 2019

Contact person:

Prof. Irina Guseva Canu

Member address:

Biopôle, Route de la Cornche, 2 CH-1066 Epalinges-Lausanne Switzerland


About Unisanté

The overall mission of Unisanté is to promote and improve the health of individuals and populations in their environment, regardless of their socio-economic status, through prevention, ambulatory care and public health measures in an academic setting.

The Department of Occupational and Environmental Health (DSTE) aims to promote working environments and conditions favourable to individuals, the economy and society. It provides services to companies to support them in their health management projects and offers specialised consultations related to professional activity and the environment.

It also conducts applied research in the field of occupational and environmental health and provides pre- and post-graduate training for occupational health actors and specialists.

News about Unisanté

High-Power Spotlights Risk Assessment – Data Acquisition Completed

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Vacancy: Head of Research with academic title of Associate Professor in Occupational hygiene and biometrology within Unisanté

UNIL is a leading international teaching and research institution, with over 5,000 employees and 15,500…

Unisanté vacancy: PhD student (80-100%)

The University Center for Primary Care and Public Health, Unisanté, is active in research, academic…

Second workshop “Metal Working Fluids”

2nd PEROSH knowledge exchange workshop “Safe Work with Metal Working Fluids (MWF)” was held online…

Markers of early health effects associated with metalworking fluid (MWF) exposures among metal industry workers

Occupational exposure to metalworking fluids (MWF) can cause various malignant and non-malignant health conditions. The…


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