The Local Section hosted two events during 2019: A Lunch and Learn titled “Emergency Preparedness Lessons Learned – the Vermeer Tornado of July, 2018”, and a one-day Professional Development Conference (with Continuing Education Credits) titled “Health Aspects of Welding”. The PDC was held in conjunction with the Iowa-Illinois Local Chapter of AIHA.

Health Aspects of Welding - Fall PDC

October 11, 2019

Coralville, Iowa Public Library, 1401 5th Street, Coralville, IA 52241


The Iowa-Illinois and Nebraska-Western Iowa local American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) sections will be holding a joint meeting Friday, October 11, 2019 in Coralville, Iowa.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Mike Harris, PhD, CIH, of Hamlin and Harris, Baton Rouge, LA, will present a seminar on Health Aspects of Welding, including the recent news about the carcinogenic classification of welding fumes being changed to Group 1 by IARC. Dr. Harris is a leader and well known expert in this area. This is a critical presentation for those of you who do welding fume assessments.

  • This event is eligible for six (6) technical contact hours (1 CM).
  • Registration cost: Member - $100.00 / Non-Member - $125.00 / Student - $25.00
  • Lunch will be provided.
  • Registration and payment:
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Questions or special food requests, contact Cindy Baldwin, or Brenda Finter,

Our Sponsors: ASSP Great Plains Chapter, Grainger, Raeco Rents, Terracon.