The Georgia Environmental Health Association (GEHA) invites anyone interested in environmental health to attend our 2019 Annual Education Conference (AEC) happening June 12-14, 2019, at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, located within Stone Mountain Park. GEHA looks forward to its members and guests coming to this popular location just outside the metro-Atlanta area for a great educational event and lots of networking, fun and fellowship!
Confirmed speakers include: Dr. David Dyjack, NEHA; Mr. Mario Seminara, FDA Regional Food Safety Specialist; Ms. Mackenzie Tewell, Arizona Department of Health Services; and Mr. John Townsend, Maricopa County Vector Control.
Topics include hazardous waste; Hep-A outbreak; recycling and food safety.
More speakers and topics to be added!
Join us for a webinar to hear about the 2018 Smoke Sense mobile application update. In this webinar, we will discuss some preliminary data and feedback from the 2017 pilot, and provide information about the 2018 update to the application with a live demo of it's new features.
Smoke Sense is a citizen science, crowdsourcing research project developed by the US Environmental Protection Agency researchers whose primary objective is to raise awareness and answer research questions related to:
Webinar: Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. EST
Environmental contamination can disrupt life as usual. Community members may feel stress for several reasons, including health and financial concerns.
11AM PST/ 2PM EST Monday, October 1, 2018
Wildfire Smoke: Impacts on Public Health and Lived Experience
Learn about the latest research on the various health effects of wildfire smoke exposure. Dr. Colleen Reid, assistant professor in Geography at the University of Colorado, Boulder, will provide an overview of what is known and not known about the health impacts of exposure to smoke from wildfires.
Tuesday, July 9 – Friday, July 12
Pre-cons July 7 – 8
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
Starved Rock Lodge, Oglesby, IL