Indiana Association of Occupational Health Nurses

2021 IAOHN Annual Conference

9625 N Meridian St
9625 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46290

Friday, August 13, 2021 at 8:00am ET - 5:00pm ET

9625 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290



Immunizations, TB testing, Recordability and more



Credits Offered

This event offers 6.0 CEU credits to attendees.
Accredited by Commission for Case Management Certification.


Additional Information

IAOHN is hosting its annual Fall Conference on August 13, 2021.

Location: Drury Plaza Hotel Indianapolis Carmel, at 9625 North Meridan Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290. 

Conference Fee:

We are offering an early-bird discount for those who register before July 14. The early registration cost is only $65. Registration after July 14 is $80. Tickets have a $5.00 surcharge on top of registration costs.

The link for hotel registration is in the online booking link attachment.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Event Agenda

2021 IAOHN Annual Conference

Event Agenda

Friday, August 13, 2021 at 8:00am ET - 5:00pm ET

All times listed in Eastern Time (US & Canada).
Download event agenda (PDF)

Friday, August 13, 2021

  • 7:45am - 8:45am

    Common Hand Presentations to the Occupational Health Clinic

    Tarek Sibai with IU Orthopedics

    1. Highlight 5 Most Common Hand Presentations in Occupational Clinic
    2. Clarity and Simplicity: Hand Anatomy Related to these Presentations
    3. Present Acute and Long Term Management of the Presentations/Problems

  • 9:00am - 10:00am

    Management of Bloodborne Pathogen (BBP) Exposures

    Sarah Hewitt, FNP-BC, COHN-S, FAAOHN Company: Marathon Health

    1. Inform all attendees of current best practices for BBP exposure management.
    2.Explore the use of a quality improvement project to improve outcomes related to BBP exposure mgt.
    3.Discuss the difficulty of determining true BBP exposure rates.

  • 10:15am - 11:15am

    OSHA General Industry Standard for Beryllium

    Anthony Kuritz with Indiana Dept. of Labor – INSafe Consultation

    1. Information About Beryllium

    2. New OSHA Permissible Exposure Limits for Beryllium

    3. Medical Surveillance for Beryllium

  • 10:15am - 11:15am

    Respirable Crystalline Silica – Exposure, Health Effects and Controls

    Cheryl Kuritz with Indiana Department of Labor- INSAFE Division

    1.What crystalline silica is.
    2. How employees may be exposed, including health effects from inhalation.
    3. Control methods and the standard.

  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm

    Win: Win: How Great Occupational Health Services Promotes Sucessful Businesses

    Andrew Smith with Catalent

    1. Show how healthy people are the most valuable resource a business can have.
    2. Explain the components of a great embedded occupational health system.
    3. Encourage occupational health providers to drive proactive change in the businesses they serve.

  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

    Tuberculosis (TB) Basics and Health Care Personnel Screening Recommendations

    Roxanne Collins, RN with the Indiana Department of Health

    1. Gain familiarity with the current state of TB in the United States

    2. Explain how TB is spread

    3. Understand the difference between latent TB infection and TB disease

    4. Understand the current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention TB screening, testing, and treatment of U.S. health care personnel recommendations

  • 2:45pm - 3:45pm

    “Everything You Will Need To Know For: Hiring Investigators For Surveillance, Social Media Research, Data-Mining and More! Learn What is Legal, What is NOT and How To Build a Legal and Ethical Defense”.

    Kimberly Downey, owner Complete Investigations

    1.To give the inside scoop on how Private Investigators operate. Good v Bad.
    2.Last Surveillance Technologies and Techniques.
    3.Provide basic knowledge of digital forensic investigations.


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IAOHN Annual Fall Conference

Annual IAOHN Fall Conference August 13, 2021.