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Become a SOM Student member

We aim to support your future career in occupational health.

SOM is your career partner to support you every step of the way. By becoming a SOM Student member, you will join a community of occupational health professionals. It will be your professional knowledge and understanding that will help your career and SOM Student membership will raise your professional credibility.


As a Student member you will get instant access to a range of resources and benefits that are essential to study success, including:

Also, join our social community and interact with other SOM members and students at @SOMNews on Twitter to stay up to date with news, events, job opportunities and resources, SOM on LinkedIn  and SOM on Facebook.


We may be able to facilitate work placements or work shadowing - please contact us for more information.


Join at or contact if you have any queries.



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