Presented at the 2017 American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exhibition, C&IH’s Education Session titled “Is Erionite The New Asbestos?” was highlighted in the Synergist’s recent online edition. The full Synergist article, including a summary of the education session, can be read here.
C&IH is proud to announce that Dr. Andrey Korchevskiy, Director of Research and Development, has been awarded the Distinguished Lecturer Designation by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). As described by the AIHA, the Distinguished Lecturer Program provides lectures on national and international occupational and environmental health issues that affect the practice of industrial hygiene. […]
C&IH Technical Director of Industrial Hygiene Services Rob Strode was an invited speaker at PathCon Laboratories EU Conference, “Preventing Legionnaires Disease 2017 – What Corporations Should Do” held June 21st through 22nd in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Legionnaires disease is a major current challenge facing industries such as hospitality, health care, and urban development, with disease outbreaks […]
The 2017 American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exhibition (www.aihce2017.org) is fast approaching. This year’s conference is taking place June 4th through 7th in Seattle, Washington. C&IH will be presenting on several relevant topics described below. We hope you will join us! PDC 801: Risk Assessment Boot Camp for IHs: Asbestos, Silica, Metals & Organic Compounds […]
The 2017 British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) Annual Conference, held in April in Harrogate, England, included a professional development course led by C&IH entitled, “Risk Assessment Boot Camp: Asbestos, Silica, Metals and Organic Compounds.” The PDC is designed to help equip industrial hygiene professionals with the most current risk assessment methodologies when evaluating health exposures […]
C&IH President Eric Rasmuson earned his Graduate Certificate in Risk Sciences and Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2016. The program combines graduate-level studies in epidemiology, toxicology, and biostatistics with coursework in qualitative and quantitative risk assessment methodologies, and includes classes in domestic regulations and international policies related to […]
In June of 2015, ASHRAE, in conjunction with ANSI, approved their long awaited and much anticipated minimum Legionellosis risk management requirements for building water systems. ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 188-2015, Legionallosis: Risk Management for Building Water Systems, was no sooner published when within a month, a Legionnaire’s Disease outbreak in the South Bronx area of New York […]
The upcoming 2016 AIHA Fall Conference will feature a new professional development course (PDC) led by C&IH entitled, “Risk Assessment Boot Camp for IHs: Asbestos, Silica, Metals, and Organic Compounds.” The PDC is designed to help equip industrial hygiene professionals with the most current risk assessment methodologies when evaluating health exposures in the workplace and […]
The August 5th meeting of the Front Range Biological Safety Association (FRaBSA) and will include a presentation by C&IH’s Senior Engineer Bill Mele entitled, “What Could Possibly Go Wrong with My Exhaust/ventilation System?” Developed for non-engineers, the presentation will discuss the characteristics of fans used in industrial hygiene ventilation practices, specific fan applications, problems in […]
The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) at its recent annual conference awarded Dr. Andrey Korchevskiy of C&IH with the Volunteer Group Service Award for his ongoing contributions as a member of the AIHA International Affairs Committee. The award was presented to Dr. Korchevskiy by Committee Chair Dr. Margaret Wan.