Thought Leader Courses


PDC 103 – Global Hazard Communication – the GHS

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

NEW! - PDC 104 – Global Occupational Health Concerns in Developing Countries: A Partner for Social Justice

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

PDC 106 – Exposure Judgment: Improving Inhalation Assessments

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

PDC 107 – Evaluating Data Quality for Exposure Assessment

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

PDC 111 – Noise Exposure Assessment: Sampling Strategy and Data Acquisition

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

PDC 112 – Theory and Application of the 4 Gas/PID Sensor Technologies

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Sensor Technologies

PDC 115 – If I’m Teaching, Why Aren’t They Learning?!

Saturday, May 21 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Changing Workforce Demographics/Environment

PDC 702 – Exposure Assessment Strategy for Managing Occupational Exposures

Saturday & Sunday, May 21 & 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

PDC 703 – Creation, Measurement, and Communication of EHS Business Value

Saturday & Sunday, May 21 & 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

NEW! - PDC 502 – Transformational Leadership: The Key to H&S Excellence

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

PDC 404 – Skin Exposure and Biological Monitoring of Chemicals

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

PDC 409 – Occupational Exposure Banding in the Workplace (Including Emergency Response Applications)

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

PDC 410 – How to Integrate Wellness with OEHS

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

PDC 414 – Enhancing the Role of EH&S in Specification, Design, Construction, and Management of Laboratory Hood Ventilation Systems

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

PDC 419 – Methods and Applications for Chemical Detection in Real Time

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Sensor Technologies

PDC 421 – The Hierarchy of Occupational Exposure Limits (OELs)

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

PDC 424 – Practical Application of Whole Air Sampling

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

PDC 426 – The Proposed OSHA Beryllium Standard: What You Need to Know

Sunday, May 22 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

CR302 – Cyanide Code: A Case Study in International Risk Management

Monday, May 23 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

RT202 – Case Studies in IH Data Systems, Exposure Risk Assessment and Management

Monday, May 23 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

RT204 – International IH Ethics Debate

Monday, May 23 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

CR304 – It’s Age Related: Occupational Health and Safety Issues, Challenges, and Solutions

Monday, May 23 | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Changing Workforce Demographics/Environment

SP14 – Henry F. Smyth, Jr. Award Lecture: The Challenge of Setting Occupational Exposure Limits for Engineered Nanomaterials 

Monday, May 23 | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

SP18 – IH Business Cases: Examples, Lessons Learned

Monday, May 23 | 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

RT208 – IH/OH and the Future of University Curricula

Monday, May 23 | 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

CR305 – General Electric’s EHS Big Data Journey and Future Strategy

Monday, May 23 | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

CR306 – Measurement and Evaluation in Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace

Monday, May 23 | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM | Changing Workforce Demographics/Environment

RT217 – Occupational Exposure Banding in Industry and Emergency Response Applications

Tuesday, May 24 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

RT218 – Prevention of Lead Poisoning in Children and Adults: Old Problem, New Challenges

Tuesday, May 24 | 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

RT220 – GHS in the Laboratory Environment: Impacts and Opportunities

Tuesday, May 24 | 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

RT222 – Integrating Cumulative Risk Assessment into the Practice of Occupational Health

Tuesday, May 24 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM | Changing Workforce Demographics/Environment

RT224 – Real-Time (Direct Read) and Field Portable Instruments for Real-World Solutions in the Oil and Gas Industry: Instrument Selection and Applications for Worker Protection

Tuesday, May 24 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM | Sensor Technologies

CR310 – Elevating EHS Leading Indicators: From Defining to Designing

Wednesday, May 25 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | IH Business Case Development

SS003 – Progress and Current Issues in Nanotechnology—Occupational Risk Assessment and Management

Wednesday, May 25 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Sensor Technologies

SP20 – AIHA Research Project Updates

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM | Sensor Technologies

RT232 – The Importance of the Business Case in Demonstrating the Value of the IH Profession

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM | IH Business Case Development

RT233 – Silica Exposure in Brick and Stone Industry in Developing Economies

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

SS004 – Wearable Sensors in Occupational Safety and Health Practice

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM | Sensor Technologies

RT235 – Development of NIOSH Recommended Exposure Limits and Other Authoritative Recommendations

Wednesday, May 25 | 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM | Exposure Banding/OEL Process

RT239 – Hot Topic in Ergonomics: Sit-Stand and Alternative Workstations in the Office Workplace

Wednesday, May 25 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Changing Workforce Demographics/Environment

RT240 – Progress in Improving Occupational and Environmental Health in Bangladesh After the Rana Plaza Building Collapse

Wednesday, May 25 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

PO123 – Real Time Detection Systems

Thursday, May 26 | 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Sensor Technologies

RT246 – Occupational Health and Safety in Africa: Current State and the Path Forward

Thursday, May 26 | 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Emerging Markets/Global IH/OH Standards of Care

CR321 – Enhancing Credibility of EHS Data in Sustainability Reporting

Thursday, May 26 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation

CR324 – What Your Safety Data Should Be Telling You and Why It Isn’t

Thursday, May 26 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM | Big Data: Data Management & Interpretation