December 12th Local Section Annual Meeting - Complimentary Lunch and Technical Presentation

​Please join us from 12:00-3:00 for our annual luncheon and techical presentation for 2019. We will also announce the 2020 Board members based on the upcoming election and cover general state of the local section business.

One Speed Pizza Restaurant at 4818 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA

Thursday, December 12, 2019
12:00 to 3:00

RSVP is required by December 9th. RSVP to Roman Worobel ( Lunch will be provided.

Cal/OSHA Standards Board Update – David Kernazitskas, CIH, a member of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board staff will discuss the regulatory process for proposing new or amending existing Cal/OSHA regulations and the public's role in the process. He will also discuss current OSH rulemaking projects that may of interest to Industrial Hygienists and Safety Professionals.​

Attendance Fees

  • Complimentary for Members
  • $30.00 for Non AIHA-SVS Members

News from the President

AIHA-SVS – Happy New Year 2019. Visit this home page often for news about our next event.

Welcome to 2019!

I am excited to be the President of the AIHA-Sacramento Valley Section. A special thanks to Patrick Corcoran for his service as 2018 President. It is my hope and desire to continue to host interesting, current and engaging section meetings leveraging our collective expertise and networks to create member value and contribute to our professional development in the coming year.

Your Board is planning our future meetings in February, April, May, July, September (Field trip and Social) and December (Awards Luncheon). Specific dates to be noticed by email and posted here. Additional sponsored activities include the 3rd annual California Industrial Hygiene Council (CIHC)/SVS Industrial Hygiene Summiton March 13th in Sacramento; and the PDC with the Sacramento Chapter of the ASSP on October 1st.

I encourage all of us to volunteer for presentations and/or participate on one of our working committees or special events. Share your talents with like minds! Together, we can work towards common goals that give meaning to our OEHS profession. I look forward to addressing challenges and creating innovative opportunities for our members. Please join me!


Dan Felperin CIH, CSP

Volunteer Opportunities!

Calling all local section members to assist with short-term volunteer opportunities! As part of our mission to enhance involvement with local section activities and to improve communication with all members, the Board is recruiting volunteers for the following activities:

  • Assisting with social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. and teaming up Patrick Corcoran;
  • Assisting with the upcoming events and teaming up with Dan Felperin, Patrick Corcoran or other Board members;
  • Assisting with obtaining Corporate Sponsorships to enhance the technical sessions for our local section;
  • Assisting with CIHC Summit in March 2019 and teaming up with Pam Murcell and Roxanne Fynboh;
  • Reaching out to long time local section members to re-engage them with our local section.​

Attention All Twitter Fans

​Our local section has setup a Twitter account. So start tweeting @AIHASacramento​

Outreach Materials

​The information that was presented at the April 18 local section meeting on Safety Matters and IAMIH are available on the National AIHA website. If you're interested in presenting one of these presentations at a local school, please let the Board know the date and time of your presentation.

Dave Payette