Upper Midwest Local Section

of the American Industrial Hygiene Association

Upcoming Local Section Events

February 19, 2015 - Lunch meeting
Noise Exposure to Police at Hockey Games
Presenter: Lisa Lundberg

Location: Grumpy’s in Roseville,MN   Directions
Time: 11:30am registration with talk starting at noon  

Registration link:

Lisa will present the findings from her noise exposure assessment of the U of MN police force while working at men’s collegiate hockey games in Mariucci Arena. A comparison of the OSHA regulation and the NIOSH recommendation will be presented as well as the results of a stepped analysis and interpretation of the acceptability of the dosimeter readings using first only the raw data, then the AIHA IHSTAT data and then lastly the Bayesian

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
AIHA Webinar Series
: Developing Respirator Cartridge Change Schedules

Location: Midwest Center for Occupational Safety & Health
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
University of MN Campus

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Infectious Disease in the Workplace and Beyond: A CDC Ebola Update
Joint Meeting of ASSE, AIHA, AHMP, and MAOHN (the TEAM Approach)

1:30-1:30 p.m.
Radisson Hotel Roseville
2540 North Cleveland Avenue, Roseville, MN 55113

  • $35 (members and guests) $30 (students and retirees) includes lunch and CEU’s

  • 1.5 Contact Hours CHMM / O.15 CEUs CSP  / 1.5 Contact Hours CIH /
    1.8 Nursing Contact Hours

Keynote Speaker – Dr. Arnold Vang

Dr. Arnold Vang joined CDC’s Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ) in 2010. He is the Officer-in- Charge at the Minneapolis Quarantine Station at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Dr. Vang is responsible for all quarantine station activities, enforces mandated federal regulations, and provides guidance and direction to port partners in DGMQ principles, bioterrorism preparedness, and other public health activities related to control and prevention of communicable diseases.

Co-sponsored with Minnesota Safety Council and Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety

Register for this event at the Minnesota Safety Council's Website: http://www.minnesotasafetycouncil.org/courses/course.cfm?CourseID=469

Registration Deadline: March 5, 2015


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