Save the date:  Potomac Section will offer a CIH review course in Silver Spring, MD.  Classes start July 24.  Details to follow.


The Potomac Section of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Meeting Announcement


The next event 

will be June 19, 2018



"Annual Meeting, Industrial Hygienist of the Year Award, and Officer Installation and Recognition" 


This will be a joint meeting with the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP) National Capital Chapter

Home brew, good food, and great networking.



Date:     Tuesday, June 19, 2018


Time:    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM       


Place:  337 Little Quarry Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878   


Cost:   FREE if you register by 6/15/2018, $15 afterwards  



Please note that photographs may be taken during AIHA Potomac Section meetings and events for posting to our webpage.  Attendance assumes we have consent to post any photos you may appear in unless you notify electronically or in writing.

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 The Potomac Section is one of two local sections of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) in the nearby vicinity of the Association's National Headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia: the Potomac Section, encompassing the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area,  includes the nearby Maryland and northern Virginia suburban areas; and the Chesapeake Section, including the Potomac Valley north of the Washington Metropolitan area and eastward to the Susquehanna River and the Eastern Shore, which includes the metropolitan Baltimore area.  The sections were one until the the Potomac Section evolved into a separate section in the early 1980s.

    The Potomac Section web site intends to keeps its members, friends, community, and its national, parent association informed of its many activities.  The section provides its members continuing education and networking opportunities through its monthly section meetings that are held during the school year, from September through May; some are joint meetings with other professional associations, as Health Physics Society, American Association of Safety Engineers, Occupational Nurses Association, and the Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association.  In addition, the section routinely sponsors a professional development conference each year, inviting members of other professional associations to attend, and sponsors awards and provides judges for local middle school and high school science fairs.