Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2007 11:28:27 -0400
Reply-To: Peter Reinhardt <peter.reinhardt**At_Symbol_Here**YALE.EDU>
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From: Peter Reinhardt <peter.reinhardt**At_Symbol_Here**YALE.EDU>
Subject: EH&S Seminar November 1st and 2nd - Boulder Colorado
Update: Details on Nanotechnology Roundtable at EH&S Seminar November 1st
and 2nd - Boulder Colorado


Advance registration for the CSHEMA-PRIZIM Regional Environmental Health &
Safety (EH&S) Seminar at the University of Colorado at Boulder (CU-Boulder)
ends October 24th!  This seminar is designed for anyone with an interest in
campus and laboratory health and safety, risk management, or environmental
compliance.  People from educational institutions or laboratory-based
organizations - either small or large - will benefit from attending.  


Details on the Nanotechnology Roundtable Panel titled "Evolving
Nanotechnology Resources" are now final!  The panel will include discussion
with nanotechnology experts from CU Boulder, the National Institute of
Standards and Technology, and the Colorado Nanotechnology Alliance.  An
update on the development of EH&S Best Management Practices for work
involving nanomaterial led by National Institute of Occupational Safety and
Health (NIOSH) will be presented and a resource CD provided.  


Additional seminar topics include:

*        Ensuring emergency communications with key stakeholders;

*        Integrating security into management of hazardous materials;

*        Proper disposal of DEA controlled substances and pharmaceuticals;

*        Planning an engaging Fire Academy to raise awareness of students
and staff; and

*        Building blocks of biosafety management. 


Lunch is provided and a networking social open to all seminar participants
will be held immediately following the Nanotechnology Roundtable session.
To register please visit  Walk-in
registration is available for an additional $25.  


The Regional EHS Seminars are provided through a partnership between the
Campus Safety Health & Environmental Management Association (CSHEMA) and

The goal of these events is to bring reasonably priced, yet timely and
valuable, EHS professional development opportunities to individuals from
campuses and other laboratory-based organizations. Professional development
credits are available.


CSHEMA is an international organization dedicated to excellence in EHS
professional practices in academia. It represents the voice of the
profession with more than 900 members who have committed to the CSHEMA
mission and purpose. Since 1953, CSHEMA has led important educational events
for its members and related professionals.


PRIZIM Inc. is a highly respected technical management consulting firm
specializing in EHS areas. It seeks to support the mission of client EHS
managers and their organizations through ethical, creative, and sometimes
magical applications of science, management, and communications. Many know
of PRIZIM Inc. as the publisher of the electronic information service




Peter A. Reinhardt

Director, Office of Environmental Health & Safety

Yale University

135 College St., 1st Floor

New Haven, CT   06510-2411

(203) 737-2123



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