2023 PDS Agenda

2023 32nd Annual CIHC Professional Development Seminar

333 E Ocean Boulevard,
Long Beach, California 90802 

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Tuesday, November 28, 2023

 Wednesday, November 29, 2023

  • CIHC Annual Bill Report — Catherine Barankin, Sacramento Advocacy
  • Session Chair Welcome and Introductions — Carter Ficklen, CIH, Program Manager, Mission Technologies, Inc.,
  • Overview of Emerging EHS Issues in the Aerospace Industry — Carter Ficklen, CIH, Program Manager, Mission
  • Eyes on the Stars, Safety on the Ground: Navigating Health and Safety the JPL Way — Tiffany Lee, MS, and Cesar Romano, MS, CIH, CSP, Jet Propulsion Lab
  • Discussion on Implementing EHS in the Vehicle Assembly and Integration, Launch, and Recovery Operations for NASA’s Artemis Missions — Justin Gilman, JACOBS Kennedy Space Center
  • Open Discussion with Panel Members
  • Session Chair Welcome and Introductions — Samantha Chua, MS, CIH, CSP, Founder and Principal Consultant, Datura Consulting
  • Legionella: A University Case Study — Lilly Sabet, MPH, CSP, CHMM, EHS Manager, San Diego State University
  • Biosafety in Vivariums — Lee Willmon, Health, Safety & the Environment, Regional Business Partner, Americas, Novartis Services, Inc.
  • Biosafety Considerations with Viral Vectors — Edward David, EHS Manager, Bristol Meyers Squibb
  • Biotechnology Hazards: Common But Tricky — Ali Mohammadian, MsPH, CIH, EHS & Facilities Director, Roche
  • Safety Considerations for Handling an Energetic Reagent -  Rick White, CIH, EHS Director, Ionis

Thursday, November 30, 2023