Health Science Associates will host The AIHA webinar “The Future of OELs – A Global Perspective” on June 15th, 2011, from 11-1:30 p.m. PST.
Health Science Associates (HSA) will be making the Teleweb available at their Los Alamitos office. Registration = $65.00, includes all Teleweb materials, lunch, discussion and networking time.
Please call HSA at (714) 220-3922 or email email@example.com for more information and to reserve your seat.
TeleWeb: The Future of OELs – A Global Perspective
Sponsored by the WEEL Committee
Andrew Maier, TERA
Robert Roy, 3M
Dr. Maier has 18 years of professional work experience in the areas of environmental health, occupational hygiene, and toxicology. He currently serves as the Director for the non-profit organization Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment (TERA). He provides overall management and strategic direction for the organization in concert with the Board of Directors and the Management Executive Committee. In this role he monitors and tracks the organizational budget, develops and implements management strategies to enhance organization performance, leads marketing and project development efforts, and supervises scientific staff.
Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of current regulatory requirements for hazard communication, as well as both the hazard and risk assessments of chemicals.
Who Will Benefit: Any EHS professional involved in hazard assessment/communication.
Course Description: This TeleWeb will provide an understanding of how the new REACH regulations may impact the way OELs are developed and used in the future.
- Introduction and overview of OELs
- Understanding DNELs and how they differ from OELs
- Concerns about the future of OELs
- Global initiatives to address the problem
Learning Outcomes: Attendees will be better able to:
- Understand REACH regulations
- Differeniate between OELs and DNELs
- Recognize how REACH causes concerns with respect to potential misuse of OELs
- Identify current global initiatives being undertaken to address this issue
- Important Certification Information
This TeleWeb is ABIH approved for 0.42 IH certification maintenance (CM) points, has been awarded 0.25 continuance of certification (COCs) points and provides 0.20 continuing education units (CEUs).