From: "Secretary, ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety" <secretary**At_Symbol_Here**DCHAS.ORG>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Lab Safety Continuing Professional Education
Date: January 25, 2013 12:32:18 PM EST
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Harvard School of Public Health Executive and Continuing Professional Education offers the below courses which may be of interest to you as a member of the ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety:

Guidelines for Laboratory Design: Health and Safety Considerations
Harvard School of Public Health Executive and Continuing Professional Education
May 6 - 10, 2013 | Boston, MA | $2,295
This program provides real-world insight into laboratory health and safety issues, ensuring that participants can effectively design a safe and sustainable laboratory. Through a multi-disciplinary, collaborative approach participants will be able to ensure that the completed laboratory will be safe, free of hazards, ergonomically sound, and environmentally friendly. Participants will benefit from this program's exploration of laboratory-specific design issues participants are likely to face, including: user demands of laboratory construction, renovation, reconstruction, and decommissioning.

Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: The Application of Basic Principles
June 3 - 7, 2013 | Boston, MA | $1,695
This program offers a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of industrial hygiene practice. Participants in this intensive one-week program will benefit from discussions and workshops on the principles and practice of industrial hygiene and its basis in science, engineering, and medicine. Designed for professionals and technicians with responsibility for industrial hygiene and workplace health programs, participants learn the skills and concepts needed to protect the health and safety of workers through the control of workplace environmental factors.

Radiation Safety Officer Training for Laboratory Professionals
June 3 - 7, 2013 | Boston, MA | $2,500
This program is specifically designed by Harvard faculty and industry experts to train researchers and laboratory professionals to implement a radiation protection program in the biotechnology, university, hospital, or medical laboratory setting. Participants will gain the full 40 hours often required by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Agreement States for licensure. Participants will learn to utilize the skills necessary to act as a radiation safety officer (RSO), including how to maintain a safe laboratory environment, understand regulatory requirements and expectations, and avoid regulatory compliance problems associated with radiation safety.

For more information on courses at the Harvard School of Public Health, please visit or email pbretton**At_Symbol_Here**


Thank you again!


Peter J. Bretton
Marketing Specialist
Executive and Continuing Professional Education
Harvard School of Public Health
phone: 617.432.2041 | fax: 617.432.2261
pbretton**At_Symbol_Here** |

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