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The Occupational Health Service Institute (OHSI)

Peter Orris, MD, MPH, FACP, FACOEM Professor and Director Occupational Health Service Institute

Medical Surveillance Program

Comprehensive occupational and environmental healthcare service for employers, unions, and workers.


To coordinate a medical surveillance program to satisfy your organization's occupational health care needs. To assist your organization in complying with OSHA Standards. To increase health awareness in the workplace.


  • Comprehensive physical examination and evaluation
  • Medical history review
  • Spirometry
  • Audiometric screening
  • Electrocardiograms
  • Vision screening
  • Laboratory evaluations
  • Substance abuse testing
  • MRO review
  • Chest x-rays
  • Executive health examinations
  • OSHA-mandated exams
  • Foreign travel examinations and immunizations
  • Respiratory Fit testing
  • Medical advice and consultation about your organization's occupational health issues
  • Physician site visits for risk identifications
  • DOT evaluations
  • On-site medical screening available
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Rehabilitative medical referral services
  • WTC volunteer physicals (.pdf or .doc)


The Medical Surveillance 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 and have between five and 25 years experience in providing services in both public and private sectors.
We offer a medical specialist and counseling assistance referral network.
Our nurses are certified in spirometry and audiometry.
X-rays are evaluated by a certified B-reader.
We have direct access to all the resources at the University.

David Marder MD,MPH is the Director of the Medical Surveillance Program and Director of University of Illinois Employee Health Services. He is board certified in both, Occupational and Internal Medicine. He is Assistant Professor in Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences in the School of Public Health.


Medical Surveillance brochure (pdf file, 220KB)


OHSI Medical Surveillance Program is located in
University Health Service at
835 South Wolcott, Room E-144
Chicago, Illinois 60612

Contact us

Shelly Lanz, Senior Project Coordinator ( 312) 996-5804