Help! What Industrial Hygienists Can Do For Chemists

ACS Webinars

How can you make best use of an industrial hygienist's (IH's) skills in the chemical workplace?

Join Mahdi Fahim of the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering and Jennifer Mattler Guzman of the Stanford University for an introduction to what industrial hygienists do and how to work effectively with them. Register now to learn current hot topics in lab safety like how to utilize your chemical fume hood effectively for proper lab ventilation and how to collaborate with an IH during all phases of reproduction to help protect mothers and fetuses from reproductive toxicants.

This ACS Webinar is moderated by Robin M. Izzo, Assistant Vice President, Environmental Health and Safety, Princeton University is co-produced with the ACS Division of Chemical Health & Safety and the Committee on Chemical Safety.

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What You Will Learn

  • What is the role of the IH in anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of chemical exposure
  • What is the hierarchy of exposure prevention and the fundamentals of engineering controls
  • How an IH can work with you to identify and prevent "take home" chemical exposures to your family

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The content was perfectly addressed areas of concern in my institution that we are actively working to improve upon.

Meet the Experts

Mahdi Fahim
Director of Research Operations and EHS, Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering

Jennifer Mattler Guzman
Industrial Hygienist and Chemical Hygiene Officer, Stanford University

Robin M. Izzo
Assistant Vice President, Environmental Health and Safety, Princeton University

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