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About the Virtual Conference

EEK: Vectors and Public Health Pests Virtual Conference

Borriela Burgdorferi Lyme DiseaseEEK: Vectors and Public Health Pests Virtual Conference is designed to bring environmental health professionals together in a unique virtual environment to exchange information and discover new solutions to issues in vectors and public health pests. 

There is no cost to attend the conference. EEK: Vectors and Public Health Pests Virtual Conference is funded through a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Environmental Health.


What You Can Expect to See at the Conference

Live Sessions

EEK: Vectors and Public Health Pests Virtual Conference will include a plenary session with timely updates to the webinar Zika in the U.S.: What Environmental Health and Pest Management Professionals Need to Know.  You can find out more information about the webinar here.

The virtual conference will also include a live session on communicating the health risks associated with vectors and public health pests from an expert communication strategist and facilitator.

Conference Tracks

  • Bed Bugs
  • Vector-borne Disease
  • Vector/Pest Management and Control

Poster Hall

  • Nationwide Insecticide Susceptibility Screening Against Six Active Ingredients for United States Mosquitoes
  • Canine Leishmaniasis Loose in Las Vegas: A Case Study
  • Climate Change, Lyme Disease, and other Vector-borne Diseases in Vermont

Exhibit Hall

The exhibit hall will feature booths from the conference promotional partners and experts in the field of vectors and public health pests.


Continuing Education Credits

All sessions at the conference combined = 19.0 CEUs 

Individual session = 1.0 CEU.

Unfortunately, due to the technical limitations of the virtual platform, the conference is unable to meet the CEU requirements for the California REHS credential.