MBBS MRCS DLO FRCSEd MSc FFOM
Manufacturing Healthcare & Transport Industries;
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Dr Lanre Ogunyemi is a consultant in occupational medicine. He has been a registered medical practitioner since 1994, and listed on the General Medical Council (GMC)’s specialist register for Occupational Medicine since 2006.
Following undergraduate medicine, he trained in surgery and was a specialist registrar in Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery before pursuing Occupational Medicine. His Occupational Medicine Practice began in 2002 as a trainee in the Oxford Deanery Rotation, where he was based at the Royal Berkshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He completed his training in 2006, gaining his Membership of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine [MFOM] UK, and was appointed a part-time consultant at the same hospital. He was also appointed part-time accredited specialist in occupational medicine with Capita Health Solutions from September 2006. He left the NHS in August 2007 and Capita in August 2008 to pursue independent practice. His portfolio includes several national and small to medium enterprises, and he acts as a regional physician resource for most nationwide UK occupational health providers. He is one of a few chairs for Police Medical Appeal Boards in the UK. He is particularly interested in fitness for work assessments, medical aspects of final employment decisions, causation analysis, Medico-legal disability evaluations, occupational mental health and otorhinolaryngologic disorders in the workplace.
He is a visiting lecturer to the University of Birmingham, Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
He is president of the Ibadan Medical Specialist Group [IMSG-UK], a charity comprised of UK based alumni of the University of Ibadan, College of Medicine alumni, helping to further medical education in their alma mater.
He is the Chairman of the East Midlands Group of the Society of Occupational Medicine and runs a bimonthly continuing professional development educational event at the University of Nottingham for members of the society. He is the Deputy Regional Specialty Adviser for the Trent Region on behalf of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine. He is also the Deputy Chief Examiner for the membership [MFOM]- completion of training – exam of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine.
In recognition of services to occupational medicine, he was elected a Fellow of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians London in January 2014.