The Loren L. Hatch Memorial Lecture in Occupational & Environmental Medicine

  
This lecture is given each year in honor of Loren L. Hatch DO, PhD, FAOCOPM, a founding member of the College and the division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine. He served as President of the College in 1981; he was designated a Fellow in 1985 and a Full Professor under the faculty status in 1998. Dr. Hatch was served as a member of the American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Hatch was affiliated with the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) where he served as an occupational medicine consultant to the Division of Technical Services. He was a prolific lecturer and author and accomplished much to advance the field of occupational & environmental medicine.  Established in 1991, this prestigious lecture is presented each year to an individual, member or nonmember, who has demonstrated a desire to see occupational & environmental medicine excel for the public good.
  
  Past lecturers include:  

 

1992

Hyperbaric Medicine in the Military - Jeff Stone, DO, MPH, CWS

1994

Harry Marden, DO, MPH

1995

Darvin K. Suter, DO, MPH

1996

Data-based Aeromedical Decision Making - William B. Ferrara, MD, MPH

1997

Prevention of Aviation Accidents - Col. Robert R. McMeekin, MD, JD, USMC

1998

Role of Aerospace Medicine in the Army Safety Program - Col. Edwin A. Murdock, MD, MPH

1999

Mars Direct: Humans to the Red Planet Within a Decade - Robert Zubrin, PhD

2000

Commercial Space Travel - Henry K. Boren, DO, MPH

2001

Occupational Medicine in the Flight Line - Daniel J. Callan, DO, MPH, FACOPM

2002

Civilian Aeromedical Certification Policiy - Warren S. Silberman, DO, MPH, FACOPM

2003

Weapons of Mass Destructions - Col. Elizabeth P. Clark, DO, MPH&TM, FACOPM, USAF

2004

Emergency Response in Alaska - Russell Bowman, DO

2005

Important Considerations in an Effective Aeromedical Consult - Warren S. Silberman, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM

2006

Aerospace Safety, Implications of High Capacity Airlines - Mechor J. Antunano, MD, MS

2007

National Disaster Medical System - David Canton, DO, MPH, JD, FAOCOPM

2008

Cosmic Radiation - Wallace Freidberg, PhD

2009

Global Patient Movement - Major Gen. Douglas Robb, DO, MPH, USAF

2010

FAA Review - Richard Carter DO, MPH

2011

Aviation History - John Barson DO, MPH

2012

Fatigue in Aviation - Bascom Bradshaw, DO, MPH

2013

Considerations for Improving Vascular Status in Diabetic Wounds - Michael Miller, DO, FACOS

2014

Mental Health in Aviation, Patricia C. Hunt, DO, MPH

2015

Aerospace Pulmonology, Kenneth Steier, DO, MPH, MPH, MHA, MGH

2016

Decompression Injuries in Aviators, Marc Robins, DO

2017

Aerospace Medical Technologies, Melchor Antuñano, MD, MS

2018

 Have Flight Surgeons and Aerospace Medicine Improved Flying Safety? Michael Berry, MD, MS

 

 

Ethical Issues in Correctional Health Care, John Mills, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM

 

2016

Correctional Medicine Statistics and Policy Update, John Mills,DO,MS, MPH, FAOCOPM  

2017

Correctional Medicine, Keith Proctor, DO, MSPH

2018

Correctional Medicine Update, Raymond Osbourn, MD

 

Correctional Medicine Update, Raymond Osbourn, MD

1992

Americans with Disabilities Act - Brent V. Lovejoy, DO  

1993

We’ve Come a Long Way: But We Have a Long Way to Go - David M. Spratt, DO, MPH, FACOEM   

1994 

Stephen P. Mihalich, DO, FAOCOPM   

1995

 Lt. Gen. Ronald R. Blanck, DO, MACP   

1996

Description of new Occupational Injury and the Future of Occupational Medicine - John G. Mills, DO, MPH   

1997

The Occupational Physician’s Approach to Environmental Medicine - Frank L. Mitchell, DO, MPH   

1998

Occupational Medicine Update - Cheryl Christensen, DO, MSPH, FAOCOPM   

1999

Occupational Asthma - James E. Lockey, MD, MS

2000

Occupations in Harm’s Way: The Firefighter - Scott C. Taylor, DO, FAOCOPM   

2001

A Rash Overview of Occupational Skin Diseases - Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH  

2002

Occupational Health on the Fire Ground - James Fleming, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM 

2003

Correctional Medicine - David Rowe, DO   

2004 

NFPA Occupational Health Standards - James Fleming, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM   

2005

Reproductive Health Risk Assessment Process - William Buchannan, DO   

2006

Occupational and Environmental Exposure to Asbestos - Vikas Kapil, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM 

2007 

AOEM Guideline:Preventing Needless Work Disability by Helping People Stay Employed - Stanley H. Miller, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM    

2008

Cardiovascular Risk Reduction: A Corporate Experience - Richard Wilkins, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM   

2009  

Advanced Imaging Applications in Incident Analysis, Forensic and Mass Casualty Investigations - Les Folio, DO, MPH, MS, FAOCOPM   

2010 

Traumatic Brain Injury: Cognative Assessment in Deployed Military Environments - Robert A. Seegmiller PhD, ABPP-CN    

2011

DOT Update and Medical Basics - Daniel J. Callan, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM   

2012

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration DOT Medical Examiner Course Preview, Daniel J. Callan, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM   

2013  

Toxicology Updates - Frank LoVecchio, DO, MPH, FACEP   

2014  

Human Health Concerns of Working with Research Animals - Charles L. Werntz, DO, MPH, FAOCOPM   

2015  

Photographic Documentation, Pierce Sherrill, DO, FAOCOPM

2016

Health Hazards of Nanomaterials, Dale Porter, PhD 

2017

Computer Vision Syndrome, Michael Pattison, OD, MS, FAAO 

2018

Hearing Conservation, Brent Sanderlin, DO

2019

Blood Borne Pathogen Exposure, Heather Williamson, DO