Lansing, MI, April 13th, 2015 -- On June 1st, the 2015 ABIH® Forum will take place at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) from 2:00 to 3:30 PM. During the event, two of ABIH’s most prestigious honors will be awarded. The Impact Award and Lifetime Achievement Award recognize the professional accomplishments of outstanding Certified Industrial Hygienists.
The ABIH® Impact Award celebrates those ABIH® Diplomates who have made major contributions resulting in a significant positive impact to the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene. For 2015, this award is being presented to Dr. Roy Rando, CIH®.
The ABIH® Lynn C. O’Donnell Lifetime Achievement Award celebrates those ABIH® Diplomates who have made exemplary contributions to the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene that has culminated over a lifetime of work. The ABIH® Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest honor awarded by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene® and this year’s award recipient is Dr. Jas Singh, CIH®.
“Both Dr. Singh and Dr. Rando were chosen for their many years of dedicated service to ABIH® and the numerous Diplomates they have mentored during their respective careers,” said David C. Roskelley, MSPH, CIH®, CSP and Selection Committee Chair at ABIH®. “Both award recipients should be proud of their efforts and ABIH® is excited to recognize them at AIHce 2015. We encourage all industrial hygienists and CIHs who will be attending this year’s conference to mark their calendars for the ABIH® Forum and join us in celebrating these two exemplary CIHs.”
To learn more about the American Board of Industrial Hygiene®, Certified Industrial Hygienist® credential or to locate a CIH® to perform industrial hygiene services, please visit www.ABIH.org, email abih@ABIH.org or call (517) 321-2638.
About the American Board of Industrial Hygiene®
Since 1960, ABIH®, a not-for-profit corporation, has been the world's largest, premier organization for certifying professionals in the practice of industrial hygiene. ABIH® is responsible for ensuring high-quality certification including education, experience, examination, certification maintenance and ethics enforcement. Currently, more than 6800 people are certified to use the CIH® designation.