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Proceedings of the 44th YPSW Annual Meeting

January 23-25, 2019

The conference theme for this year was Total Worker Exposure. The conference spanned the three days of meetings. President Frank Renshaw welcomed attendees to the 44th Annual Meeting of the YPSW Local Section. Program Chair, Barbara Dawson introduced the program.


Program for 44th Annual Meeting

Meeting Summary

Technical Program

A Long Strange Trip Historically For Industial Hygiene to Total Worker Exposure by Kyle Dotson, CIH, CSP, BCEE

Protecting Worker Health and Total Worker Health: A Vision for Our Profession by Fred Boelter, CIH, PE, BCEE, FAIHA

Precision Health Protection: Barriers and Opportunities For Industry by Steven Lacey, PhD, CIH, CSP

Discussion: Legal Considerations facilitated by Herschel Hobson, PhD, JD

Challenges with Development an Implementation of Sensors by Dan Anna, PhD, CIH

Collection and Interpretation of Big Data by Samir Menon

AI and Worker Safety by John Howard, MD

Cumulative Risk by Todd Niemeier, MS, CIH

The Role of the IH in Total Worker Exposure by Jenn Sahmel, MPH, CIH, CSP

Roundtable Discussion:

  • What is the role of the IH in Total Worker Exposure
  • What challenges do we face?
  • What is our strategy for overcoming the challenges?
  • Association and Organization Reports

    AIHA Update by AIHA President Cindy Ostrowski, MS, CIH, FAIHA
    and AIHA CEO, Larry Sloan, MBA, CAE

    AIHA Regulatory Update by Mark Ames

    ABIH Update by ABIH Chair, Jeff Miller, PhD, CIH, CSP

    ACGIH Update by ACGIH Director Torey Nalbone, PhD, CIH, FAIHA


    Speaker Bios

    Meeting Regrets