Eric Rasmuson Receives Graduate Certificate in Risk Sciences and Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University

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 […]

Legionellosis Risk Management for Building Water Systems to Be Presented by C&IH at ASHRAE Rocky Mountain Chapter 2017 Technical Conference

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 […]

Risk Assessment Boot Camp Focusing on Asbestos, Silica, Metals, and Organic Compounds to Be Offered as New Professional Development Course at AIHA Fall Conference.

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 […]

Industrial Hygiene Ventilation Practices to Be Presented by C&IH at FRaBSA Summer Meeting

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 […]

AIHA Volunteer Group Service Award Given to Dr. Andrey Korchevskiy

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.

NIOSH Research Grant Awarded to C&IH

The NIOSH Mountain and Plains Education and Research Center has announced the award of a pilot research grant to C&IH. The project being funded is entitled, “Monitoring and Modeling of Exposures During Auto-mechanic Degreasing Operations.” The research will characterize airborne concentrations of organic solvents associated with degreasing operations through occupational work practice simulation studies performed […]

Dr. Andrey Korchevskiy to Give Seminar at NIOSH

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will be hosting Dr. Andrey Korchevskiy, C&IH’s Director of Research and Development, on May 17th for a seminar to employees in the agency’s Health Effects Laboratory Division, Exposure Assessment Branch. Dr. Korchevskiy’s seminar is titled “An Empirical Model of Asbestos and Other Fibrous Materials Carcinogenic Potency: […]

C&IH to Lead Professional Development Course at the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) 2016 Annual Conference

British Occupational Hygiene Society Annual Conference to include PDC on Exposure and Risk Assessment of Asbestos and Other Fibrous Materials C&IH will lead a professional development course entitled “Asbestos and Other Fibrous Materials: Exposure and Risk Assessment” at the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) 2016 Annual Conference on April 25th in Glasgow, Scotland. The PDC […]

C&IH Exposure Modeling Specialist Cassidy Strode Receives Certification as a Professional Simulation Engineer (PSE)

C&IH congratulates Cassidy Strode on his certification as a Professional Simulation Engineer (PSE) at the Standard level for his demonstrated competency in computational fluid dynamics (CFD). The PSE certification, established in 2013 by the international association that represents the engineering analysis, modelling, and simulation community known as NAFEMS , helps further NAFEMS’ mission of promoting […]

OHSAS 18001 Certification Renewal Given to C&IH Corporate OHS Management System

C&IH’s Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) is part of a corporate-wide commitment to provide a safe and healthy work environment for all employees, contractors, and visitors. Initially certified by the British Standards Institution (BSI) in 2013 for compliance with OHSAS 18001:2007 standards, C&IH’s OHSMS has proven effective in its design to continually identify […]

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