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March Virtual Meeting Summary

The March Technical Meeting was conducted as a virtual meeting in place of an in-person meeting.
The two resources listed below were able to be reviewed by members:
1. The Safety Professional’s Role in Planning for a Pandemic (news article)
2. Webinar: “Coronavirus Q&A session” with Deb Roy (60 minutes)

There were 20 members that participated during the last two weeks of March when these items were available to view.

Thank you to those who participated in this virtual meeting!

February Technical Meeting Summary

We had the February Technical Meeting on February 27, 2020 with 15 people in attendance.
Fran Sehn presented on “Risk Management for the Safety Professional – Reducing risk is the key to injury prevention!”.
We had the President and Vice President of the Slippery Rock University Student Chapter, Damon Morris and Nick Ravotti. It was good to see them at the meeting and talk with them.

Volunteers Needed for Monthly Meetings/Tours Planning Committee

The Chapter Executive Committee is accepting volunteers to be on the Planning Committee for monthly meetings and tours. There will be a Coordinator and committee members responsible to plan and coordinate the monthly technical meetings or tours and dinners. If you are interested in volunteering to be an ACTIVE member of this Planning Committee, contact Fran Sehn, acting Planning Committee Chair, at Fpsehn@gmail.com.

Needed – Planning Committee Members for the 2020 Regional PDC

The chapter is in need of members for the 2020 Regional PDC Planning Committee. There are many opportunities to volunteer on the committee in areas assisting with organizing the event, vetting Speakers, arranging for catering, acquiring vendors and sponsors, managing the CEU process, tracking registration, day of event activities, to name a few. The planning meetings are via conference call on a monthly basis for about 30 minutes each, then assisting with the event on the day of the event. 

If you are interested in volunteering to be an ACTIVE member of the 2020 Regional Planning Committee, contact Dr. Tracey Cekada at cekadat@iup.edu .