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The Occupational Health Service Institute (OHSI)

Education and Research

Medical Advisorship Program

Comprehensive Personalized Occupational Medical Expertise for the Cost-Conscious Corporation.


To create a cost-effective partnership with corporation to provide customized occupational medical services.


  • Board certified occupational health physicians to function as part-time medical directors for businesses
  • 24 hour 7 days a week availability by page
  • Provide consultation services on program development, workers' compensation cases, disability assessment
  • On site case management
  • Assistance in policy and regulation implementation
  • Fully trained and experienced occupational nursing staff
  • Medical surveillance evaluations
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Safety and health educational programs
  • Health hazard evaluations of work sites
  • Medical specialist support network
  • Counseling assistance referral
  • Ergonomic consultation services
  • Corporate travel health programs


Competitive and affordable.


The Medical Advisorship Program is part of the clinical services provided by teaching faculty of the Great Lakes Centers for Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health of the University of Illinois School of Public Health, a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre. Our physicians are board certified in Occupational Medicine with over a hundred years of cumulative experience in providing occupational health advise and service to corporations, communities, and unions in the Midwest. In addition our group includes industrial hygienists and Occupational Health nurses, thereby allowing for a full range of occupational health services.

Peter Orris MD,MPH, FACOEM,FACP is Director of the Medical Advisorship Program. He has over 25 years experience in providing occupational and environmental medical services to private businesses, unions and governmental agencies.

Dr. Orris is a Professor at University of Illinois School of Medicine.


The Medical Advisorship Program is located in:
University Health Service
835 South Wolcott, Room E-144
Chicago, Illinois 60612
(map & directions)

Contact us

To inquire more about this program, please call
Shelly Lanz,
Senior Project Coordinator
(312) 996-5804