June 2, 2021

Education Connection 2021 June

Leading Health Metrics: A Step Toward Sustainable, Ethical Corporate Governance

Last year, AIHA convened a task force of professionals from the industrial hygiene, medical, and health and wellness communities to complete the “Best Practice Guide for Leading Health Metrics in Occupational Health and Safety Programs” (PDF). Our goal was to identify leading occupational health metrics for the broad community of OEHS professionals. The guide discusses practices, strategies, and measurements currently used by leaders in the field.

Upcoming Webinars

Save the Date for these upcoming AIHA University Webinars:

  • Methemoglobinemia Resulting from Work in a Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI) Tank (Thursday, August 5, 2021, from 1:00 - 2:30 pm ET)
  • The Role of OEHS Professionals in Continuity Planning: A Practical Application (Thursday, September 9, 2021, from 1:00 - 3:00 pm ET)


Publications

20% OFF Quality Science-Based Education

If you missed the AIHA University discounts offered via Virtual AIHce EXP, there’s still time to stock up and save!

Just use CONF21 to take 20% off select education products through June 30.

CPAG Spotlight

Total Exposure Health: What Workers and Employers Need to Know

In this episode of 5 on the Frontline with Mark Ames, Mark talks with Kirk Phillips, past chair of AIHA’s Total Exposure Health/Total Worker Health Advisory Group and member of the ASSP Total Worker Health taskforce about what workers and employers need to know when it comes to Total Exposure Health.

AIHce 2022

Share Your Expertise at AIHce EXP 2022

AIHce EXP is now accepting proposals through September 15, 2021! Consider presenting a PDC, education session, pop-up session, or poster to introduce your colleagues to the latest OHS information, trends, technology, and best practices.

Before you get started, check out our helpful tips on how to put your best foot forward when submitting your proposal, based on the needs and wants of our members and past conference attendees.



Register Early and SAVE for Fall Face-to-Face Training! 

Learn the Basics with Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene 

September 20-23, 2021 | In-person, Westerville, OH 

32 Contact Hours    

One of AIHA's most popular courses, Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene is designed for OEHS professionals new to industrial hygiene or who have newly acquired IH responsibilities. This course teaches the basics of industrial hygiene through sampling and workshop sessions, hands-on lab experiences, demo sessions, and problem-solving exercises. Be sure to register early, as this course sells out quickly! You can also save $100 when you register 30 days before the course start date. 


Enhance Your Expertise and Enroll in Exposure and Chemical Monitoring: Beyond IH Fundamentals  

October 18-20, 2021 | In-person, Westerville, OH 

24 Contact Hours 

This intermediate three-day course is designed to provide additional training and knowledge in the aspects of industrial hygiene chemical monitoring through group exercises and discussion. Attendees work in groups of four and build on their knowledge gained in the Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene course. From conducting a qualitative exposure assessment for an SEG to effectively communicating results to employees and management, this course has you covered. Early registrants can save $200!