Occupational branches

Occupational branches

The Norwegian Medical Association has seven occupational branches. These branches organise members with shared occupational interests, deal with trade union questions and organise professional courses. The branches are:

Norwegian Association of General Practitioners (Af)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/allmennlegeforeningen
Norwegian Association of Senior Hospital Physicians (Of)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/overlegeforeningen
Norwegian Association of Junior Hospital Doctors (Ylf)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/ylf
Norwegian Association of Specialists in Private Practice (PSL)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/psl
Norwegian Association of Occupational Physicians (Namf)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/namf
Norwegian Association of Physicians in Scientific Posts LVS)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/lvs
Norwegian Association of Public Health (LSA)
http://www.legeforeningen.no/lsa

The occupational branches work closely with the main Association and have great influence on its policies.