Vectors and Pest Control

EEK: Vectors & Public Health Pests Virtual Conference 2018

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Thank you for Attending! 

NEHA is excited to announce its second Enhancing Environmental Health Knowledge (EEK): Vectors and Public Health Pests Virtual Conference on May 15 – 16, 2018.  Take advantage of a unique opportunity to engage with environmental health professionals of all levels in an exciting virtual environment.


You may continue to view the EEK presentations here: 


Simply log in with your registered email address to gain access.  It is not too late to register! 

About the Conference: 

Dates: May 15-16, 2018

Times: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, ET 

Cost of Attendance: Free

The EEK Virtual Conference is designed to enhance the knowledge of environmental health professionals to help them respond to events of public health concern, as well as bring professionals together to exchange information and discover new solutions to issues in vectors and public health pests.  We are looking to facilitate collaboration across multiple sectors (including academia, research, private industry, and environmental public health) and encourage anyone who is interested the field of vector control or public health pests to attend.

Presentation Topics Include...

  • Rodents, ticks, mosquitoes, bed bugs, etc.
  • Integrated pest management
  • New technologies in vector and pest control
  • Program improvement strategies and resources
  • Methods for surveillance 
  • Emerging diseases and climate change
  • How information can be used by the public
  • Lessons learned
  • And more! 

View the conference Agenda  

view presenter guide 

Updated as of 5/7/18


The virtual conference environment includes auditorium presentations, poster sessions, a networking lounge, and exhibitor booths and resources.  The conference is approved for up to 20 CEUs from NEHA, and can be applied to the following credentials: REHS/RS, CP-FS, CCFS, CFOI, and Food Safety Auditor.


Thank you to the following partners for exhibiting at EEK: 

  • ABC Home and Commercial Services
  • American Mosquito Control Association 
  • American Public Health Association 
  • Association of State and Territorial Health Officials 
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Esri: GIS Mapping Software, Spatial Data Analytics & Location Platform
  • National Pest Management Association QualityPro 
  • Public Health Foundation 
  • Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
  • The Western Integrated Pest Management Center
  • Vector Disease Control International 


If you have questions, please contact Alyssa Beck at


2018 Vector Control Summit

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is pleased to be hosting the 2018 Vector Control Summit, to be held March 13 – 15 in Orlando, Florida! The event, titled “Itching to Improve: Building Local Mosquito Control Capacity” will provide training, education,
peer-to-peer learning, and other capacity-building activities targeted for local vector control organizations. The event is FREE, but space is limited. 

Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis, so be sure not to miss out on this valuable opportunity!

Volunteer for a NEHA Committee


Applications must be submitted by January 31, 2018 in order to be considered for a program committee.

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