Dr. Laura Elena Tepelus
Dr. Laura Elena Tepelus got her DHA license as Occupational Medicine Specialist in January 2005, having also her Master Degree in Clinical and Occupational Toxicology. She developed the first Occupational Health Department and spent almost 8 years in a reputed hospital in Dubai, as the first DHA licensed Occupational Medicine Specialist in UAE. In July 2011, Dr. Laura joined Occupational Health International as Medical Director and Occupational Medicine Specialist and further developed a dedicated Occupational Medicine, Preventive Medicine and Travel Medicine Clinic for adults. She has a total of more than 18 years of experience in occupational medicine, general medicine, preventive medicine, adult vaccination and travel medicine services in medical centers in UAE and Romania.
Dr. Laura is an offshore - OGUK (formerly UKOOA) certified doctor since 2011, approved Bermuda seafarers medical provider and also certified for conducting Norwegian offshore medicals. She is experienced in Aviation Medicine, also BLS/ ACLS – AHA certified provider and ISO 9001:2015, ISO 140001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 Internal Auditor/ Medical Expert.
Dr. Laura was a member of the Romanian Medical College of Doctors, she is member of Gulf Occupational and Environmental Medicine Group, the Infection Control Network Committee, Dubai, member of Emirates Medical Association, Vice-president of Occupational Medicine Society, UAE (EMA) and member of DHA Special Purpose Group (SPG).
Her areas of professional interest include occupational medicine, clinical and industrial toxicology, vaccination and travel medicine, aviation medicine, preventive medicine, stress management, infection control, quality, health and safety related standards and regulation, industrial hygiene.
Medical Director & Occupational Medicine Specialist
MD, MSc, DHA, OGUK