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Welcome to the Potomac Local Section of the AIHA

The AIHA Local Potomac Section is based in Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and Southern Maryland. We offer our members monthly meetings, networking opportunities, continuing education for professionals, job announcements, and more. 

We are a professional organization dedicated to preserving occupational and environmental health and safety in the workplace and community. Our members work as industrial hygienists, EHS specialists, & safety professionals; however, anybody is welcome to join! We offer special discount membership rates for students.

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Do You Know How to Use That Thing? A Framework for Ensuring Proper Use of Direct-Reading Instruments.

Please join us on Tuesday, February 21, 2023

In Person (Zoom available) Register here

This presentation by Acting Director and Public Health Advisor for FEMA’s Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Office, Joselito (Lito) Ignacio MPH, MA, CIH, CSP, REHS will explore the AIHA's "Body of Knowledge" guidance on use of direct reading instruments. This presentation will help IH, Safety and Environmental Health professionals to examine their organizational policies, plans and training to ensure appropriate technical competency and demonstrated user skills are implemented to operate and to interpret data/alerts of the appropriate direct-reading instruments in a workplace environment.

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