Spring Newsletter 2021

Dear CRBOH Members,It has been an exciting last 4 months for most industrial hygienist in the country, supporting our nationalfight against Covid-19 with patience and determination.• Yes, ventilation is important.• Yes, you should ensure it operates as design and improved, when feasible..• No, a face mask is not sufficient when you cannot avoid the 3 […]

Alice Hamilton Award

Congratulations to Lydia Renton, B.Sc., CIH, ROH, FAIHA We are pleased to share the news that CRBOH member and COE, Lydia Renton, is the recipient of the Alice Hamilton Award.  This award recognizes the outstanding women who have made definitive, lasting achievements in the field of occupational and environmental hygiene through public and community service, […]

Fall Newsletter 2020

President’s WordMarc-André LavoiePresident, CRBOH Dear CRBOH Members,You are part of an incredibly unique family of scientists that has chosen to dedicate theircareer to the creation of a healthier and safer work and public place. Of course, thischoice, although rewarding, comes with responsibility. Responsibility to keep yourknowledge up to date, and to perform your profession in […]

COVID 19 Letter / Lettre COVID 19

Dear CRBOH Members;As you are all aware, the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak changes almost on an hourly basis.I want you all to know that your health and safety is the most important thing to me and to the board of directors.As such, I have prepared this letter to provide you with additional information on […]

Spring 2020 Newsletter

President’s Word: I would like to take this opportunity to introduce the newest addition to our team. Ms.Leah McCormick, who is fluent in French, is from Winnipeg Manitoba and has been hiredas our new Secretariat. She has previous experience running previous boards as executivedirector of West Broadway Business Improvement Zone, board member of West BroadwayCommunity […]

Fall-Winter 2019 Newsletter

Greetings to my fellow ROHs and ROHTs. On May 21, I assumed the role of president at the Annual GeneralMeeting at the AIHce 2019 in Minneapolis. I would like to take this opportunity to also welcome our newdirectors Matthew Brewer (ROHT) from Nova Scotia, Lucie Marcotte (ROH) from Quebec and RobertoSgrosso (ROH) from New Brunswick […]

AIHA Project – #I-Am-IH Blog

#IAmIH: Suzanne Wilde, Stantec The “I Am IH” series of blog posts stems from AIHA’s #IAmIH project, which seeks to highlight the people behind the industrial hygiene profession. This is the first of several #IAmIH posts that will feature Q&As with registered occupational hygienists. ROHsare IH professionals who are credentialed by the Canadian Registration Board of Occupational Hygienists, which […]

Fall-Winter 2018 Newsletter

President’s Word. 2019 is almost upon us and it is time to reflect on 2018. Wehave had 15 new ROHs and 2 ROHTs join us this past year! Ofcourse we are all aware of a potential “ baby boomer”retirement effect on our ranks, possibly building over the nextfew years. We are prepared to counter this […]