Summer Series Inaugural Event - Virtual Scientific Education

Monday, July 6 - Friday, September 4, 2020

Over 30 Hours of Virtual Scientific Education!

ACGIH® is excited to announce our Inaugural Summer Series. This event, beginning on July 6th and lasting through the summer, will feature:

  • Over 30 education sessions and an equal number of credit hours
  • Ability to watch live with a Q&A or on-demand at your leisure
  • Nonmember registration includes ACGIH® membership into January 2022

You have many options to engage in professional development. Your certification require hours, but you and your future require and deserve quality. ACGIH® has always delivered the highest quality occupational, environmental, health, and safety education available and you can expect the same from the Summer Series. Register now to Define YOUR Future.

Upcoming Sessions:

August 4, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Occupational Exposure Banding – The Future is NOW – Presenters: Steven D. Jahn, CIH, Dr. Sam Paik, CIH, David Zalk, CIH

August 5, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Electronic Cigarettes, Nicotine Delivery and the Need for Representative Testing – Presenters: Evan Floyd, PhD, CIH, Changjie Cai, PhD, Toluwanimi Oni, MS

August 7, 2:00–3:30 p.m. — Exposure Control Banding – The Near Term Implications – Presenters: Michael Harris, PhD, CIH, Mike Phibbs, CIH, Bryan Seal, MS, CIH, CSP, CHMM, REHS

August 12, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Nanoparticles and Exposure: What Do We Need to Know? – Presenter: Candace Su-Jung Tsai, ScD, CIH

August 13, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Understanding and Addressing Community Noise – Presenters: Richard L. Neitzel, PhD, CIH, FAIHA, Yulia Carroll, MD, PhD, Padmaja Vempaty, MSW, MPH, Maria Mitchell, MS, CSM

August 18, 2:00–3:30 p.m. — A Workplace Health Without Borders (WHWB) Success Story of OH Professional Development in Africa – Presenters: Lydia Renton BSc, CIH, ROH, FAIHA, Jennifer Baker Galvin, PhD, DABT, CIH, Steven Verpaele, MS

August 19, 2:00–3:30 p.m. — Facts and Figures to Support a Case Study in Reducing Worker Exposure to Diesel Exhaust Emissions – Presenter: Dr. Jennifer Hines, COH, FAIOH

August 20, 2:00–3:30 p.m. — Lessons Learned from the NIOSH/Ohio BWC Workers' Compensation Studies – Presenters: Mike Lampl, MS, Steve Wurzelbacher, PhD, CPE, ARM

August 26, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Perspectives on Total Worker Exposure, its Applications, and its Implications – Presenters: Susan Arnold, PhD, CIH FAIHA, Rebecca M. Burton, MPH, CIH, Dana Carroll, PhD, MPH

August 27, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — What is the real cost of a hearing conservation program, is it actually more economical than implementing engineering controls? – A Case Study – Presenter: Joe Tomaselli, MEng, PE

August 28, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — New Adventures in Mold – Presenters: Don Weekes, CIH, CSP, FAIHA, Andrew “Tony” Havics, CIH, PE, FAIHA, Steve Derman, CIH, FAIHA

September 1, 2:00–3:00 p.m. — Advances on Understanding and Detecting the Prevalence of Lead Hazards in Housing – Presenters: Warren Friedman, PhD, CIH, FAIHA, Gary Dewalt, PhD, MBA

On-Demand Sessions (included with Learning Pass):

Members: Click here for Coupon Code to get discount when purchasing courses in the Learning Management System. (Note: You will need to create a login the first time you access the system.)

The Use of Qualitative and Quantitative Tools in Heat Stress Assessment – Presenter: Dr. Ross Di Corleto, COH, FAIOH

Measurement and Modeling of Dermal Exposures Using an Integrated Conceptual Model for Quantitative Skin Surface Sampling – Presenter: Jennifer Sahmel, MPH, CIH, XSP

Latest Developments, Emerging Issues and Impacts in Beryllium Regulations – Presenters: Michael Brisson, MS, PMP, Maureen Ruskin, BSChE, MBA, Anthony Pierpont, PhD, CIH

Understanding and Avoiding the Pitfalls of Mold Assessments in the Indoor Environment – Presenter: Bob Krell, CMRS, CIEC

SARS CoV-2 – Ventilation, Cleaning, Disinfection and Environmental Testing – Presenter: Bernard Fontaine, Jr. CIH, CSP, FAIHA

CIH Preparation: Tips, Tricks and Lessons Learned – Presenters: Brandi E. Kissel, CIH, Liz Vold, CIH, CSP, MPH, Anthony Uliano, CIH

Updates and Extensions to Manual Materials Handling Assessment Tools – Presenter: Blake McGowen, MSc CPE

Center For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Efforts to Promote Total Hearing Health – Presenters: Richard L. Neitzel, PhD, CIH, FAIHA, Capt. William Murphy, PhD, MEng, MS, John Eichwald, MA, Christa L. Themann, MA, CCC-A

Key Issues When Hiring an IH Consultant – Presenters: Donald D. Elswick, CIH, CSP, CHMM, CIT, Carl Habekost, JD, COSM, Carrie Harding, MSPH, CIH, CSP

Welding Fume Exposure: Health Effects, Evaluation, and Control – Presenter: Stephanie Carter, PhD, CIH, MS

Industrial Hygienists: Global Defenders of Worker, Public, and Environmental Health – Presenter: Bernard Fontaine, Jr. CIH, CSP, FAIHA

The Essentials of a Dust Hazard Analysis – Presenters: Christopher Manning, PhD, Kirt Boston

Surface Limits: How are They Derived and How Should They be Used in Industrial Hygiene Practice?

Notations: How are They Assigned and How Should They be Used in Industrial Hygiene Practice?

Use of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation as a Control to Limit Airborne Transmission

30-Minute Presentations (only included with Learning Pass):

August 6, 2:00–2:30 p.m. — Evaluation of Inexpensive Dust Sensors for Measuring Respirable Dust in Surface Mines – Field Demonstration – Presenter: William A. Groves, PhD, MPH, CIH, CSP

August 11, 2:00–2:30 p.m. — The Developing World Outreach Initiative – Delivering Results and Growing Capacity in Global EHS – Presenter: Richard Hirsh, MPH CIH FAIHA

August 25, 2:00–2:30 p.m. — Perspectives from the Field: Results from a U.S. Exposure Assessment and Epidemiological Study on Carbon Nanotube and Nanofiber Workers – Presenter: Matthew Dahm, PhD, MPH


Learning Pass – Includes access to all sessions both live and on-demand, and access to the recorded sessions following live session:

Member Rate: $199
Nonmember Rate: $399 – includes ACGIH® membership into January 2022

If you’ve already purchased the Learning Pass, please visit our learning management system at to access the sessions. (Note: You will need to create a login the first time you access the system.)

Individual Education Sessions – Includes the ability to watch live or access on-demand following live session. Choose your individual sessions above to register.

Member Rate: $49
Nonmember Rate: $99

Register Now for Learning Pass!
If you’ve already purchased the Learning Pass, please visit our learning management system at to access the sessions. (Note: You will need to create a login the first time you access the system.)