AIHA Announces Academy of Industrial Hygiene Election Results
The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) recently announced in a news release the results of the 2007 election for the Academy of Industrial Hygiene Council.
The Academy focuses on recruitment and training of certified industrial hygienists; promotion of the value of certified industrial hygienists to government, industry, and labor; advancement of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH) certification process; and education and accountability in the Code of Ethics for the Professional Practice of Industrial Hygiene. All AIHA members who are certified industrial hygienists are members of the Academy.
"The Academy works to provide leadership in advancing the professional field of industrial hygiene to ensure healthful and safe working conditions in various occupations and industries," said Academy President John R. Mulhausen, Ph.D., CIH.
The new council members will assume office on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, at the Academy Council meeting after the annual Professional Conference on Industrial Hygiene (PCIH) in Louisville, Kentucky, October 20–23.
The new council members are: Donna Doganiero, CIH, vice-president; Steven P. Levine, CIH, secretary-treasurer; and Nicole M. H. Greeson, CIH, councilor. The Academy's remaining councilors are Mario J.H. Vasquez, CIH; Lawrence W. Whitehead, Ph.D., CIH; and Thomas C. Ouimet, MPH, MBA, CIH, CSP.
For more information, contact Kim Bacon, AIHA's assistant manager of membership and Academy relations, at 703-846-0780 or [email protected].