4th Annual Summit - March, 2020

4TH Annual IH Summit
"An Up-to-the-Minute Briefing"

1231 I Street, Suite 303
Sacramento, CA 95814


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Morning Session – Technical Presentations

  • Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • Event Welcome — Pamela Murcell, MS, CIH, CIHC President, KWA Safety & HazMat Consultants, Inc., and Daniel J. Felperin, CSP, CIH, AIHA-SVS President, FRESH Training Concepts
  • OPENING KEYNOTE – Wildfires & PG&E Responsibility – Analea Patterson, Chief Deputy Legal Affairs Secretary to Gov. Newsom
  • 2020 Legislative Session Bill Report — Catherine Barankin, CIHC Legislative Advocate
  • Break – Exhibitors
  • Fentanyl Exposures to Emergency Workers – Steve Barrow, Member, CA Emergency Medical Services Commission
  • Community Exposures and Health Risks Associated with Wildfire Smoke – Sumi Hoshiko, MPH, Environmental Epidemiologist, CA Dept of Public Health (In abstentia)
  • Wildfire Smoke Contamination Testing – Eugenia Mirica, Ph.D., Materials Science Laboratory Manager, EMSL Analytical, Inc.
  • LUNCHEON KEYNOTE – Collaboration – Essential for Promoting the Health of California’s Workers – Barbara Materna, PhD, CIH, Chief, Occupational Health Branch, CA Dept. of Public Health

Afternoon Session –Roundtable on Regulatory Issues

  • Let’s Get the Lead Out! – Howard Spielman, CIH, CSP, President, Health Science Associates, and CIHC Board Member
  • Report from the Capitol – Gideon Baum, Principle Consultant to the Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee (speaker did not attend)
  • Exhibitor Presentations
  • EMSL
  • Industrial Scientific
  • SGS Galson
  • SKC West
  • Summit Wrap-up – evaluations and certificates