Event Title

Greater Houston Industrial Hygiene Council (GHIHC)

Thursday, August 17, 2017    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
 

Description

The Greater Houston Industrial Hygiene Council (GHIHC) is an informal group of industrial hygienists and safety professionals who meet six times per year to discuss trends in the safety profession, share challenges (and their solutions),and network with their peers in an educational setting. Industry professionals provide practical lessons in management, equipment, and compliance. Academic experts present the latest in research and technology.

We meet the third Thursday of each even-numbered month.

  • This event meets the Category 4 Education requirements of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene.
  • Network with your peers while enjoying informative presentations
  • Lunch is provided at no additional cost
  • No membership fees

 


Continuing Education

This event meets the Category 4 Education requirements of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene.

Register at least 48 hours in advance to receive a hard copy of your certificate of attendance at the meeting.


About SWCOEH

Your Best Reponse to a Changing World!

The Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (SWCOEH) supports research, education and outreach in occupational and environmental health. The SWCOEH is housed within the Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences of the UTHealth School of Public Health and is under the leadership of Elaine Symanski, PhD who serves as Director.

The SWCOEH was established in 1977 as a NIOSH-funded Education and Research Center (ERC), now one of 18 ERCs in the nation. In 1985, the SWCOEH became a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health.

The mission of the SWCOEH Continuing Education (CE) Program is to serve as a training resource for professionals and decision-makers in the occupational and environmental health fields by delivering specialized courses in response to current training needs. Our ultimate goal is to improve occupational and environmental health. Our core subject areas are occupational medicine, industrial hygiene, occupational safety, hazardous substances and materials and occupational health nursing. Contact us to discuss your training needs!


Contact Us

Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Continuing Education (CE) & Outreach Program
1200 Pressler St., RAS West, Ste. 1038
Houston, TX 77030


Michelle McDaniel - Continuing Education Coordinator (Mon-Fri)
Email: Michelle.R.McDaniel@uth.tmc.edu
Phone: 713-500-9447

Brenda Brown - Program
Coordinator (Tu-Th)
Phone: 713-500-9448

General CE Email: swcoeh.ce@uth.tmc.edu

To learn more about the SWCOEH, please visit us on the web at www.swcoeh.org

Registration
$70.00 registration fee for each meeting.
Lunch and continuing education units included.
Register at least 48 hours in advance to receive a hard copy of your certificate of attendance at the meeting.

 

 


Agenda

 

August 2017 Meeting Agenda:

Respiratory Standards and Risk Assessment

Agenda Producer:

David Lee, ARM, CIH, CSP, Assistant Vice President
Lockton Risk Control Services at Lockton Companies - Houston, Texas

Click here to view & print Agenda


Time & Location
8:30am-8:50am: Sign-in Desk Open
8:50am-9:00am: Agenda Review
9:00am-4:00pm: Presentations/Lunch
4:00pm-4:30pm: Roundtable and Closeout

Location:

UTHealth Operations Center Building
1851 Crosspoint Drive
Rio Grande Room 2.200
Houston, TX 77054


Parking Instructions:

Please park in Visitor Lot C only.

Parking is free for SWCOEH events at the UTHealth Operations Center Building, but restricted to Visitor Lot C. Visitor Lot C is slightly hidden. When entering the driveway, you will be facing north (towards downtown) and the OCB building will be on your left. Drive about 50 feet, past the parking spaces on your right, labeled Per Se' Parking Only. Drive beyond the speed bump and beyond the guard shack until you see an opening in the chain link fence on your right. Turn right into this opening. This fenced-in area is Visitor Lot C.

Click here for directions