Here is a post from 2 days ago for a workshop. I don’t know about any technical program.
From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:dchas-l**At_Symbol_Here**MED.CORNELL.EDU]
On Behalf Of Harry Elston
Sent: Tuesday, September 03, 2013 6:21 AM
Subject: [DCHAS-L] ADV: Chemical Safety Training at ACS Midwest Regional Meeting
So you can’t make it to the ACS Indy meeting? No problem! Come to the Midwest Regional Meeting!
Midwest Chemical Safety will be presenting “Essential Information and Training for the Chemical Hygiene Officer” at the Midwest Regional ACS Meeting, on Friday, 18 October 2013. This all-day workshop will include the topics:
The OSHA Laboratory Standard
Resources for the Chemical Hygiene Officer
Developing the facility Chemical Hygiene Plan
Introduction to GHS - Getting ready for the transition
Developing effective Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
Laboratory Hazards and Control
Hazard identification and risk management
Exposure and overexposure in normal operations
Evaluating exposure – an overview
The Lab RAT
Integrating risk management and exposure control
Registration is now open at https://www.xpressreg.net/eReg/?ShowCode=MWRM103. Registration is $325 for ACS members and $350 for non-ACS members. You do not need to register for the meeting to attend the workshop.
If you’re planning to attend, please register as soon as possible. A minimum of 5 registrants is necessary for the workshop to be presented. For more information, please contact me at 217-971-6047 or via email at
It appears I will be in Missouri in October for the ACS meeting….anything going on for DCHAS?
I’m sure someone has already posted for registrations etc….but I didn’t know until today I was going so I didn’t pay much attention.
Chemical Hygiene Officer-NRCC
Lab Coordinator, Lecturer
Department of Chemistry
WV Wesleyan College
Buckhannon, WV 26201
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