NEHA Executive Director David Dyjack was the opening keynote speaker for the "One Health: Problems and Solutions" conference which was convened June 1 and 2, 2018 in Baku, Azerbaijan at Khazar University. Conference attendees included clinicians, researchers, and practitioners from Turkey, Russia, Iran, and Georgia.
In keeping with the conference theme, Dr. Dyjack’s presentation focused on global public health workforce development. “NEHA is an increasingly recognized global advocate for an informed and effective workforce,” says Dr. Dyjack. “Our presence at this conference reaffirms our commitment to building environmental health capacity throughout the world.” Attending the conference is one of many efforts NEHA is taking to support ongoing education for public and environmental health professionals internationally.