ABIH Awards

Deadline March 13, 2017:  The American Board of Industrial Hygiene® (ABIH®) is accepting nominations and endorsements for the ABIH Impact Award and the ABIH Lynn C. O’Donnell Lifetime Achievement Award for 2017. Please read the guidelines in the Document Library before making submissions.

Impact Award

The ABIH Impact Award celebrates those ABIH Diplomates who have made major contributions resulting in a significant positive impact to the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene.  

Lifetime Achievement Award

The ABIH Lynn C. O’Donnell Lifetime Achievement Award celebrates those ABIH Diplomates who have made exemplary contributions to the practice of occupational and environmental hygiene that has culminated over a lifetime of work.  The ABIH® Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest honor awarded by this organization.  

Nominees for an ABIH Award must be an ABIH Diplomate (Certified Associate Industrial Hygienist or Certified Industrial Hygienist) in good standing or a former Diplomate who voluntarily surrendered the credential while in good standing.  The ABIH Awards are presented at the ABIH Forum during the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition (AIHce).

Lynn O'Donnell, Award Receipient

Lynn O'Donnell received the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award, which was named in her honor. 

Lynn O'Donnell

Lynn O'Donnell, CIH
2014 Lynn C. O'Donnell
Achievement Award


Jas Singh

Jas Singh, PhD, CIH 
2015 Lynn C. O’Donnell
Lifetime Achievement Award 

Roy Rando

Roy Rando, PhD, CIH 
2015 IMPACT Award

John Henshaw

John Henshaw, CIH 
2016 Lynn C. O’Donnell
Lifetime Achievement Award 

Carter Ficklen

Carter Ficklen III, CIH 
2016 IMPACT Award