About Us

The AOHNP (UK) was founded in 1992 to increase representation and raise the profile of occupational health nurses. It is now the only respected professional organisation solely representing this professional group of occupational health nurse practitioners working across all sectors of UK industry and at all levels of employment from service directors to students.

Follow this website for regular news and updates from the world of OH.

Our members also have access to a wealth of further information and benefits including our members’ Networking Directory, member discounts to training courses and conferences, free online membership to associate organisations such as People Alchemy, and AOHNP publications such as the OH Today journal and the 21-day Countdown to Revalidation.


OH Today and Newsletter

Members receive our OH Today Journal and e-newsletter on alternate months with information, articles and interviews from the Association and the wider world of OH.

Members are encouraged to join and participate in our Facebook and LinkedIn groups, and to follow us on  Twitter:

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Professional Development

Good Practice Forum

The AGM, which is held in autumn each year, is followed by the Good Practice Forum (GPF). The GPF is open to non-members.

This year’s GPF will be held on Friday 6th October 2017 at the Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel and Spa with a presentation on Occupational Lung Disease by Prof Paul Cullinan and Dr Jo Szram of the Lungs at Workteam, the Brompton and Harefield Hospitals’ Education Department.. There is a membership discount for both day and overnight tickets.

Further information can be found on our GPF web page

Ruth Alston Memorial Lecture (RAML)

This lecture and dinner is held annually at the NEC between the two days of the HWB conference, and in 2018 this will take place on Tuesday 5th March. Further details and booking information will be posted on this website.

Details of further CPD courses can be found on our Events, Courses and CPD page


 AOHNP Scholarships

The AOHNP offers scholarships to members of up to £100 towards study days, online professional development, books, research projects and other educational activities for members, see our Scholarships Page for more information.


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