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September 2019

Climate Change and Heat: health effects, adaptation strategies, and the benefits of mitigation

September 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

This webinar is hosted by the Collaborative on Health and the Environment. Extreme heat events are occurring more often, for longer durations, and are becoming more severe as a result of climate change. This past year was no exception either, with heat waves affecting many parts of the world including Europe, Asia, and the U.S. Extreme heat events are associated with many different adverse health effects and most severely impact vulnerable population including pregnant women, infants and young children, elderly, those…

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A Critical Connection: The Water and Healthcare/Public Health Sectors

September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is sponsoring this free webinar on the interdependencies between the water and healthcare/public health sectors. The webinar will feature the lessons learned from a series of eight workshops conducted nationally from 2016 to 2018. This webinar will have a water sector focus. Learn more and register.

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16th Annual EPA Drinking Water Workshop

September 24 - September 26

This free annual workshop from the Environmental Protection Agency, held in partnership with the Association of State Drinking Water Administrators (ASDWA), provides in-depth information and training on various solutions and strategies for handling small drinking water system challenges. The workshop is primarily designed for state personnel responsible for drinking water regulations compliance and treatment technologies permitting; however, others may also benefit, including system owners and operators, local and tribal governments, academics, design engineers, technical assistance providers, and consultants. The workshop will be…

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NEHA Region 4 Conference

September 25 - September 26
Omaha, Nebraska Omaha, NE United States + Google Map

The Nebraska Environmental Health Association is hosting the (NEHA) Region IV Fall Conference at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Omaha, Nebraska, September 25-26, 2019. Speakers will be presenting on a variety of environmental health topics, including: Food Safety, Air and Water quality, and Emerging Issues. Learn more and register.

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Model Practices Webinar Series, Part 1

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online

Learn more about this year's award-winning Model Practices during our upcoming webinar series. Hear about replicable and innovative programs in Community Involvement, Environmental Health, Food Safety and Emergency Preparedness. Part 1 of the webinar series is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 2 PM ET and will feature presentations from: Macomb County Health Department, MI Youth Preparedness Program Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Special Pathogen Legal Training and Table Top Exercise for Judges and Court Administrators Harris County Public Health, TX…

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Identifying Opportunities to Understand, Control, and Prevent Exposure to PFAS: An EHMI Workshop

September 26 - September 27
Washington, DC Washington, DC United States

The first workshop of the Environmental Health Matters Initiative (EHMI) will discuss human exposure to PFAS as well as innovative approaches to controlling and preventing exposure. Poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are man-made chemical compounds used in fire-fighting foam, cleaning products, carpet coating treatments, non-stick cookware coating, and many other consumer products. PFAS chemicals do not degrade by natural metabolic processes. Their high mobility and persistence allow them to move easily through water and air, contaminating crop soil and drinking water…

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World Environmental Health Day 2019

September 26

World Environmental Health Day is celebrated every year on September 26. The theme in 2019 is "Climate change challenges, time for global Environmental Health to act in unison." Find more details on the theme and opportunities to get involved on the International Federation of Environmental Health's website here.

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A Critical Connection: The Water and Healthcare/Public Health Sectors

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is sponsoring a free webinar on the interdependencies be-tween the water and healthcare/public health sectors. The webinar will feature the lessons learned from a series of eight workshops conducted nationally from 2016 to 2018. This webinar will have a healthcare/public health focus. Learn more and register.

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Webinar: How Do We Stem the Tide of HIV-Related Stigma?

September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Developed in partnership between PRIME® and The AIDS Institute, this webinar is part of the PRIME Hot Topics in HIV Webinar Series. Whether cloaked or blatant, HIV-related stigma and discrimination continue to thwart access to HIV testing, prevention, and treatment, leading to disconcerting disparities in HIV outcomes, especially among transgender African American and Latino individuals. How do we tackle this insidious problem? Join this free CE-accredited webinar (Sep. 26, 2:00pm ET) to hear a recognized civil rights advocate and community leader walk you through…

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Hepatitis A: Update on Recent Outbreak Trends and Best Practices for Food Regulators and Retail Food Industry

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Online

This webinar is hosted by the Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO). Presenters include: Monique A. Foster, MD, MPH, Medical Epidemiologist, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Lisa Hainstock, R.S. , Food Safety Specialist, Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development Learn more and register.

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