2014 Membership Renewal
Don't forget to renew your CIPHI BC Branch Membership.
Renewal has never been easier - we encourage you to try out the secure CIPHI Member Service Centre and renew online.
Online Membership Signup and Renewal at the
Member Service Centre: ciphimember.ca
or print and mail or fax a paper form.
CIPHI BC and AIHA BC Integrated Meeting
EPHPs in BC and the Yukon,
CIPHI BC Branch has joined up with the American Industrial Hygiene Association BC Branch to bring to you an integrated meeting between the two groups. This meeting is a great opportunity to meet one another and learn about opportunities when the two groups can work together.
The event will take place:
Date: Feb 19, 2014
Location: Work Safe BC 6951 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V7C 1C6
Time: 6 pm -8:30
We have three speakers lined up where they will share their examples of when they were able to successfully work together. Speakers Include :
- Dave Garrett, WorkSafeBC
- Peter Bergholz, AMEC
- Dionne Sanderson, Northern Health Authority
There will be a light supper from 6-6:30 and then we will start our presentations at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. We are asking for a fee of $5.00 to go towards the cost.
If you plan on attending,
Note: Enter through the Westminster Hwy entrance (just west of Gilbert Rd). Go up the ramp to the free visitor's parking on the left at the top of the ramp. There is a sign that says "Main Entrance". Please go to the Main Entrance to sign in with security.
For more information please don't hesitate to contact me.
Crystal Brown CIPHI (C)
President - BC Branch
Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors
Radon Poster Contest!
New contest hosted by Interior Health and BC Lung Association!
Open to Grade 4 to 7 students
Design your own Radon Information poster for a chance to win!
Prizes: 1st $500, 2nd $300, 3rd $200, plus six runner-up prizes of $50
Contest deadline April 30th, 2014
For more information and contest details visit:
Fall edition released!
- C.P.H.I. (C) Designation Legislatively Recognized in the BC Public Health Act by Order of the Minister of Health
- Goodbye from outgoing President Gary Tam
- Meet Dale Chen, New President Elect for the BC Branch
- Centennial Award Recipients
- BC Members of Distinction
Find it and past issues on the Resources > Publications page
Executive Meeting Minutes have been posted on the resources page.
Election of Officers
CIPHI BC Branch, similarly to CIPHI National, is an organization that depends on volunteers who are passionate about the profession, and can bring this profession forward at a steady pace. If you are interested or know of anyone who are interested in being branch councillor, please complete the attached nomination form and send it to Ms. Crystal Brown, President
The following are our newly elected executive officers:
- President-Elect: Dale Chen
- Treasurer: John Pickles
- Recording Secretary: Gordon Moseley
- Councillors: Emily Woodrow, Jessica Ip, and Stacey Sowa
These members join the continuing executive members to guide our professional association for the next year. Contact information can be found on the "contact us" page.
More information here.
Spring and Fall 2013 webinar presentations can be found in the Toolbox
BBQ and Tree Planting
A short YouTube video of the event, compliments of BCIT journalism student Tina Lovgreen and her fellow broadcasting students.
BC Centennial website
BC Centenary Award & Nomination papers
If you are having problems accessing your Member Service Centre account please contact:
#720-999 West Broadway Ave
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1K5