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sanitarian

 [san″ĭ-tar´e-an]
a public health worker skilled in surveillance of food services, water and air pollution, and sewage planning and control.

san·i·tar·i·an

(san'i-tār'ē-ăn),
One who is skilled in sanitation and public health.
[L. sanitas, health, fr. sanus, sound]

sanitarian

/san·i·tar·i·an/ (san″ĭ-tar´e-an) one skilled in sanitation and public health science.

sanitarian

(săn′ĭ-târ′ē-ən)
n.
A public health or sanitation expert.

sanitarian

Etymology: L, sanitas, health
a health professional who is an expert in the science of public health.

san·i·tar·i·an

(san'i-tar'ē-ăn)
One who is skilled in sanitation and public health.
[L. sanitas, health, fr. sanus, sound]

sanitarian

one skilled in sanitation and public health science.
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As I write this column, sanitarians on my team at the Kent County Health Department are working with other agencies on an investigation of groundwater contaminated with perfluoroalkyl substances, which is affecting hundreds of residents in a rural part of our county.
Both facilities passed ADH sanitarian inspection <6 months before the outbreaks; however, review of the inspection records revealed that the inspections did not fully adhere to ADH inspection guidelines for commercial food establishments.
MP: Marina Politis, Associate Public Health Sanitarian Level III; Director, Office of Customer Service, Bureau of Food Safety and Community Sanitation
In order to issue a permit, a sanitarian must review each application, validate the information received, determine the suitability of land to support a well or septic system, make a site visit to examine soil characteristics for septic systems, approve proposed locations within the property boundaries, perform intermediate inspections at different stages of construction and installation, and issue final certification.
be from the intended target audience which includes epidemiologists, nurses, sanitarians, MPH students in academic institutions, and other persons with knowledge of basic epidemiologic concepts
Hara said a preopening inspection of his Sherman Oaks restaurant by a health services sanitarian has added to the confusion.
Sanitarians do much the same types of work that industrial hygienists do, but the sanitarian focuses on infractions of environmental and sanitation regulations, particularly as they relate to food processing and service.
The Registered Environmental Health Specialist/Registered Sanitarian (REHS/RS) credential is NEHA's premier credential.
The City of Arlington is soliciting qualifications from qualified, experienced, and licensed Sanitarian firms or individuals (hereinafter known as Consultant ) to be the non-exclusive Consultant of Food Service Establishment Inspections for food establishments within the City of Arlington.
Killdeer Island Club President Peter Luchina said the town already pays the lake sanitarian and a Water Department chemist for their work, which includes collecting and testing the water samples.