EPA Tools and Resources Webinar Series

March 18, 2020: Regional Sustainability and Environmental Sciences Research Program (RESES).
3:00 - 4:00 PM ET

EPA's Office of Research and Development (ORD) hosts this webinar series to share various EPA tools and resources that can be used by representatives of state environment and health agencies, tribes, local governments, communities, and other decision-makers who may benefit from the use of these tools.

NEHA Preparedness Committee


To serve as a resource for NEHA and all environmental health professionals in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from emergencies and disasters, in order to minimize death, illness, and injury and create more resilient communities


NEHA’s Preparedness Committee is comprised of public and private sector environmental health and emergency management experts working in partnership to provide outcomes in the following priority areas:

  • Development of position papers and policy statements.
  • Guidance and input on NEHA’s preparedness programs and projects.   
  • Promotion and dissemination of NEHA preparedness related, and committee developed materials and resources.
  • Identification and recommendations related to training gaps, needs of the profession, horizon challenges, and emerging disaster issues that can affect environmental health.
  • Identification of scientific-based practices, successes and challenges for environmental health professionals in environmental health preparedness.
  • Identify funding opportunities for Environmental Health Preparedness.
  • Help to clearly define the role of Environmental Health in emergency response.


NEHA's Preparedness Committee is comprised of local, state, federal and industry professionals with environmental health and preparedness backgrounds.  Click here for member list.

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EHTER Operations Course

The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) will be holding an Environmental Health Training in Emergency Response (EHTER) Operations course on January 26 – 31, 2020 at its training facilities in Anniston, AL.