American Occupational Health Conference


The 2021 American Occupational Health Conference will be held virtually, May 2 - May 5.

The American Occupational Health Conference (AOHC) is the premier professional meeting for physicians and other health professionals who have an interest in the fields of occupational and environmental medicine (OEM). It is also the annual membership meeting for ACOEM’s members. AOHC has always provided a forum for connection, networking, and education. ACOEM strives to deliver a virtual conference experience that will allow registrants to obtain the world class education they expect from AOHC and discover new ways to connect with colleagues and leaders in the field of occupational and environmental medicine. 

Your AOHC Virtual 2021 Registration gives you access to the entire live event, PLUS session recordings! Earn 135+ AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM .
It's like getting the live conference and AOHC Encore in one!
AOHC Virtual 2021 Registration Rates
  • ACOEM Member Rate: $845
  • Non-Member Rate: $1,145
  • Resident/Student/Retired Rate: $445
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Registrants will have access to the entire AOHC program, including recordings.​  

social events
Wine Tasting Networking Event
Monday, May 3, 2021
5:45 -7:00 p.m. CDT

You can't travel to Napa Valley, so let AOHC bring Napa Valley to you!  

Join us for a wine tasting and presentation by a sommelier from Bouchaine Vineyards, the oldest continuously operating winery in Carneros, a region located on the southern tip of Napa Valley.   Unwind with a glass of wine and listen to an expert sommelier, while enjoying a view of the beautiful estate vineyards.  During this live 50 minute presentation, learn more about how to taste wine and which wine to choose with certain food.  Included in the price of $125.00 is two 750ml bottles of wine - one Estate Chardonnay and one Estate Pinot Noir - shipped to your home in advance of the event. By registering for this event, you are confirming that you are at least 21 years of age.  Capacity is limited to 100 people.  

  • Please note that registration closes on April 13 or when the event sells out, whichever is first.  Cancellations must be received in writing by April 15. Email registration@acoem.org with your written cancellation.  
  • Wine can only be shipped within the United States.
  • Shipment of wine is prohibited to the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Indiana, Mississippi, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Dakota, and Utah. 
  • An individual who is at least 21 years of age must be available to sign for delivery of the wine. 
Already registered?  Add this event by going back into your registration and click on Manage Registration in the upper right corner.  Then click on the three dots next to your name and scroll down to Purchase New Sessions.  
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Sappington and Patterson Lecturers Announced

May 2, 2021 – Patterson Lecturer: Earl Dotter
Earl Dotter is the author of the book and exhibit LIFE’S WORK, A Fifty-Year Photographic Chronicle of Working in the U.S.A., and will present this exhibit at AOHC Virtual 2021. Dotter has been a Visiting Scholar at the Harvard School of Public Health since 1998, and is the recipient of several accolades including an Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellowship to document commercial fishing hazards, and APHA’s Alice Hamilton Award for photographing the rescue recovery effort at Ground Zero.
May 5, 2021 – Sappington Lecturer: Michael T. Osterholm, PhD, MPH
Dr. Osterholm will present at AOHC Virtual 2021. He holds several distinguished positions including Regents Professor, McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair in Public Health, all at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Osterholm authored the best-selling 2017 book, Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs, which details the most pressing infectious disease threats and lays out a nine-point strategy on how to address them. He has been appointed to President Joe Biden’s 13-member Transition COVID-19 Advisory Board and is a frequent guest lecturer on the epidemiology of infectious diseases.

The Largest OEM Event in the World

More than 1,600 people from around the globe convene to learn from each other, share knowledge, and connect through shared experience at AOHC, the largest meeting of occupational and environmental health professionals in the world. ACOEM is all about education, and our best education takes place at AOHC!

Questions about AOHC Virtual 2021?

AOHC Virtual 2021 will be held online, May 2-5, 2021, via SwapCard, a virtual event platform. Registrants will have access to the entire AOHC program, including recordings. Build your own schedule within the virtual platform! Platform access and additional instructions for participating in the live event will be provided to registrants in advance of the conference. Check back to acoem.org/aohc frequently for program updates and announcements! Questions about the program? Email educationinfo@acoem.org

Please contact ACOEM's Customer Service team at 1-847-818-1800 or email custinfo@acoem.org for registration assistance.