- About Us
- Career Center
- Nano-Social Network
- Nano Consulting
- My Account
OEHS professionals can participate in industry excellence through this highly competitive PDC program
The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) announced today that it will be accepting proposals for professional development courses (PDCs) to be held Saturday and Sunday, May 31-June 1, 2008, in conjunction with the 2008 American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Expo (AIHce) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The deadline for submissions is August 15, 2007.
AIHA offers this competitive program to promote occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) excellence by offering fresh, dynamic solutions through its superior professional education program. PDCs provide information on new standards, regulations, and innovations in technology; traditional occupational and safety issues; new chemical and biological threats; and upcoming career challenges.
To request a printed brochure, contact Bruce Hermit, AIHA's continuing education coordinator, at (703) 846-0752 or AIHA's online PDC submission site for AIHce 2008 is http://www.aiha.org/callforpdcs.htm . The site will open on Friday, June 29, 2007.
Some areas of interest include:
· Consulting topics (legal, choosing the best business model, insurance, small business taxes, and best negotiation practices)
· Health care
· International standards and effect on businesses in the U.S. and abroad
· Noise issues
· Presentation techniques for selling yourself and your ideas
· Legal, regulatory, and occupational standards
· Instrumentation techniques
· Environmental trends and issues
· Emerging trends and issues
Please go to http://www.aiha.org/callforpdcs.htm for additional topic selection information.
There is no fee to submit a PDC program proposal. Selected presenters will receive an honorarium. All submissions must be received online by August 15, 2007. Presenters and students at the PDCs in 2008 will earn certification maintenance (CM) points, continuing education units (CEUs), and continuance of certification points (COCs) to obtain and maintain professional certifications.
AIHA and the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) cosponsor AIHce. Please contact Barbara Maestro, AIHA's continuing education manager, at (703) 846-0747 or or Bruce Hermit at (703) 846-0752 or with questions regarding PDCs. For more information, please visit http://www.aiha.org/callforpdcs.htm .
About American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)
Founded in 1939, the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) is the premier association of occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. AIHA’s 11,600 members play a crucial role on the front line of worker health and safety every day. Members represent a cross-section of industry, private business, labor, government, and academia.
For more information, please click here
Melissa A. Hurley
American Industrial Hygiene Association
2700 Prosperity Avenue, Suite 250
Fairfax, VA 22031-4321
Direct: (703) 846-0740
P: (703) 849-8888
F: (703) 207-3561
Copyright © American Industrial Hygiene AssociationIf you have a comment, please Contact us.
Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.
|Related News Press|
Oxford Nanoimaging report on how the Nanoimager, a desktop microscope delivering single molecule, super-resolution performance, is being applied at the MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology & Infection November 22nd, 2016
New Agricultural Research Center Debuts at UCF October 12th, 2016
UTSA study describes new minimally invasive device to treat cancer and other illnesses: Medicine diffusion capsule could locally treat multiple ailments and diseases over several weeks December 3rd, 2016
Novel Electrode Structure Provides New Promise for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries December 3rd, 2016
IEDM: Leti CEO Marie Semeria to Give Opening-day Keynote on Impact of ‘Hyperconnectivity’ and IoT: Speech to Portray Key Role Nonprofit Research and Technology Organizations Play in Making Technology More Efficient and Ensuring Safety and Security November 29th, 2016
Cutting-edge nanotechnologies are breaking into industries November 18th, 2016