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CALA

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Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation Inc.

Building Laboratory Excellence

CALA Annual General Meeting

Previous AGMs:

2002

Date:

May 30, 2002

Location:

900 Dixon Road
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M9W 1J7

Contact and reservation information

Time:

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Agenda:

2002 Agenda (.pdf)

Minutes:

2002 Minutes (.pdf)

Attachments:

 

Executive Director's Report

Executive Director's Report (.ppt)

Program Reports

Assessments and Accreditation:02.(ppt)
Proficiency Testing:02(.ppt)
Training:02(.ppt)

Treasurer's Report

Treasurer's Report (.ppt)

President's Report

President's Report (.ppt)

Financial Statements

Financial Statements (.pdf)

Speakers

Topic: Ministry of the Environment and Energy - Ontario Drinking Water Protection Regulations: A Laboratory Focus (.ppt) (1MB)
Guest Speakers: Cammy Mack and Dan Toner, OntarioMinistry of the Environment and Energy


Topic: CFIA and Lab Accreditation (.ppt)
Guest Speaker: Donna Christensen, CFIA


Topic: Sublethal Toxicity Laboratory Assessments Under Environment Canada's Environmental Effects Monitoring Program (.ppt)

Speaker: Rick Wilson with slides from Rick Scroggins

Misc.

 

Highlights of the 2002 Annual General Meeting

SERGE VILLARD AWARD

Below, Mr. James Doull, a CAEAL assessor and a member of CAEAL's Advisory Panel, receives the Serge Villard Award from CAEAL's President, Don LaBarge. Mr. Doull the third recipient of the Serge Villard Award (formerly the "CAEAL Recognition Award") which is presented at CAEAL's AGM to a CAEAL Assessor (or to a member of the CAEAL Advisory Panel) in recognition of exceptional contributions to CAEAL as an assessor or as a member of the Panel, or both.James is the Quality Manager of the Environmental Quality Laboratories, Environment Canada in Moncton, New Brunswick.He has done 15 Assessments on behalf of CAEAL since 1994, and is a National Quality Institute certified auditor.James was actively involved on the Advisory Panel until February 2002 when his term expired.The late Mr. Villard was a long-time contributor to CAEAL. As one of CAEAL's originating director's, Mr. Villard served CAEAL in various Board Officer roles and retired from the CAEAL Board in 1999.The award reads: "In appreciation for your voluntary services as a CAEAL Assessor and as a member of the CAEAL Advisory Panel. CAEAL 2001"

Congratulations James!

Serge Villard Award

 

 

ACCREDITATION OF THE CAEAL PROFICIENCY TESTING PROGRAM

Certificate Presentation

Mr. Don Wilson of the SCC presenting to Don LaBerge, the President of CAEAL, the certificate of accreditation for the CAEAL Proficiency Testing Program.

 

 

CAEAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR QUALITY EXCELLENCE

Quality Excellence Scholarship

Dr. Karanassios of the department of Chemistry at the University of Waterloo receives the CAEAL Scholarship for Quality Excellence from Rick Wilson. Dr. Karanassios accepted the award on behalf of his student Hamid R. Badiei who wrote the winning paper for the EnviroAnalysis 2002. Mr. Badiei's paper (pdf).

 

 

 
ADVISORY PANEL RECOGNITION PLAQUE

The following members of CAEAL Advisory Panel were presented with plaques recognizing their contribution and involvement on the Panel:

  • James Doull - Quality Manager, Environmental Quality Laboratories, Environment Canada
  • Dominique Levesque - Director Eastern Canadian Operations, Envirotest
  • James Downie - Quality Manager, CanTest (Burnaby)
  • Cathy Doehler - Manager, Administrative Services, Laboratory Services Branch, Ontario Ministry of the Environment

Thank You Dominique, James and Cathy