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Webinar: New Prevention Tools to Improve Food Safety in Restaurants

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) in coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Environmental Health Brand and the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center are hosting a webinar about new environmental…

Using NEARS To Enhance Foodborne Illness Outbreak Response

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Environmental Assessment Reporting System (NEARS) is a surveillance system used to capture environmental assessment data from foodborne illness outbreak investigations. Local retail food regulatory programs that participate in…

2017 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)/Environmental Health Tracking Branch (Tracking Branch) is hosting a free virtual conference on April 5-6, 2017. Conference attendees will gain greater awareness about…

The Model Aquatic Health Code Network Celebrates One Year: Bringing Health and Safety to a Pool Near You

This month marks one year since NACCHO, together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) Network. Established to improve safety standards across U.S. public pools, waterparks,…

Virtual Training: Vector Control for Environmental Health Professionals

CDC and partners recently announced a new virtual training, Vector Control for Environmental Health Professionals (VCEHP), which focuses on using integrated pest management (IPM) to control vectors that spread pathogens, including Zika virus. Nine in ten pilot testers said they…

UNCOVER EH: New Environmental Health Workforce Initiative

The CDC in partnership with the the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), and Baylor University are launching a 2017 assessment of health department staff focused on environmental health. Titled “UNCOVER EH“ this project aims to identify key…