The Voice of NEHA

We always welcome your insights, and we know that your participation in the Environmental Health Community is the biggest driver of positive change in our world today. Columns are published in the Journal of Environmental Health (JEH).

Summer in Iowa

Jun 23, 2022
DirecTalk column Summer in Iowa by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: July/August 2022 issue

Help Spread the Word-Environmental Health Is Public Health

Jun 23, 2022
The President's Message column Help Spread the Word-Environmental Health Is Public Health by D. Gary Brown, DrPH, CIH, RS, DAAS
JEH: July/August 2022

Exploring Secrets by the Sea

May 19, 2022
DirecTalk column Exploring Secrets by the Sea by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH:June 2022 issue

What Are You Doing to Make a Difference?

May 19, 2022
The President's Message column What Are You Doing to Make a Difference? by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: June 2022 issue

Triangulate the Data

Apr 14, 2022
DirecTalk column Triangulate the Data by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: May 2022 issue

War Is Hell

Apr 14, 2022
The President's Message column War Is Hell by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: May 2022 issue

Gracias a Dios

Mar 17, 2022
DirecTalk column Gracias a Dios by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: April 2022 issue

Data, Data, Data

Mar 17, 2022
The President's Message column Data, Data, Data by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: April 2022 issue

Tybee

Feb 17, 2022
DirecTalk column Tybee by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: March 2022 issue

It's Time to Get Involved in Climate Change

Feb 17, 2022
The President's Message column It's Time to Get Involved in Climate Change by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: March 2022 issue

Golden Trevally

Jan 05, 2022
DirecTalk column Golden Trevally by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH:January/February 2022 issue

The Challenges Just Keep Coming

Jan 05, 2022
The President's Message column The Challenges Just Keep Coming by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: January/February 2022 issue

Darwin's Paradox Reinterpreted

Nov 18, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Darwin's Paradox Reinterpreted by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: December 2021 issue

2021 Was Not the Year We Had Hoped

Nov 18, 2021
The President's Message column 2021 Was Not the Year We Had Hoped by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: December 2021

Bite at the Cherry

Oct 21, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Bite at the Cherry by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: November 2021 issue

Environmental Health Has More to Do

Oct 21, 2021
The President's Message column Environmental Health Has More to Do by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: November 2021 issue

Studiis et Observatione Notari: Reflections From the Arena

Sep 27, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Studiis et Observatione Notari: Reflections From the Arena by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: October 2021 issue

Environmental Health Marketing

Sep 27, 2021
The President's Message column Environmental Health Marketing by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: October 2021 issue

Jolie Laide

Aug 19, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Jolie Laide by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: September 2021 issue

Great Opportunities for Environmental Health

Aug 19, 2021
The President's Message column Great Opportunities for Environmental Health by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: September 2021 issue

Pull the Red Wagon

Jun 24, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Pull the Red Wagon by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: July/August 2021 issue

Together We Can Do Much

Jun 24, 2021
The President's Message column Together We Can Do Much by Roy Kroeger, REHS
JEH: July/August 2021 issue

Alchemy

May 20, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Alchemy by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: June 2021 issue

Reflections

May 20, 2021
The President's Message column Reflections by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: June 2021 issue

Lee Vining

Apr 15, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Lee Vining by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: May 2021 issue

Advocating for the Profession

Apr 15, 2021
The President's Message column Advocating for the Profession by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: May 2021 issue

Apricity

Mar 22, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Apricity by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: April 2021 issue

The Importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Our Profession

Mar 22, 2021
The President's Message column The Importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Our Profession by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: April 2021 issue

Tears to Motivate Us

Feb 18, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Tears to Motivate Us by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: March 2021 issue

Credentialing: Would You Go to a Plumber if You Had the Flu?

Feb 18, 2021
The President's Message column Credentialing: Would You Go to a Plumber if You Had the Flu? by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: March 2021 issue

John

Jan 07, 2021
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column John by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: January/February 2021 issue

Building Upon Our Role in Emergency Response

Jan 07, 2021
The President's Message column Building Upon Our Role in Emergency Response by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: January/February 2021 issue

Ikigai

Nov 19, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Ikigai by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: December 2020 issue

2020 in the Rearview Mirror

Nov 19, 2020
The President's Message column 2020 in the Rearview Mirror by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: December 2020 issue

Along the Lee Shore

Oct 15, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Along the Lee Shore by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH:November 2020 issue

Self-Care: Focusing on You

Oct 15, 2020
The President's Message column Self-Care: Focusing on You by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: November 2020 issue

Not a Trail

Sep 17, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Not a Trail by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: October 2020 issue

COVID-19: Science Versus Politics

Sep 17, 2020
The President's Message column COVID-19: Science Versus Politics by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: October 2020 issue

The Raven

Aug 13, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column The Raven by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: September 2020 issue

Adapting to Change in an Ever-Changing World

Aug 13, 2020
The President's Message column Adapting to Change in an Ever-Changing World by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: September 2020

An Introduction to Sandra Long: Just the Facts

Jun 25, 2020
The President's Message column An Introduction to Sandra Long: Just the Facts by Sandra Long, REHS, RS
JEH: July/August 2020 issue

The Office

Jun 25, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column The Office by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: July/August 2020 issue

Kapiti in the Time of a Pandemic

May 13, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Kapiti in the Time of a Pandemic by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: June 2020 issue

Reflecting Back and Looking Forward

May 13, 2020
The President's Message column Reflecting Back and Looking Forward by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: 2020 issue

Three Sisters

Apr 16, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Three Sisters by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: May 2020 issue

Networking in Environmental Health

Apr 16, 2020
The President's Message column Networking in Environmental Health by Priscilla Oliver, PhD
JEH: May 2020 issue

MAHC Truck Delivers Results

Mar 16, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column MAHC Truck Delivers Results by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: April 2020 issue

A Call for Diversity in Environmental Health

Mar 16, 2020
The President's Message column A Call for Diversity in Environmental Health by Priscilla Oliver, PhD
JEH: April 2020 issue

The Overton Window

Feb 17, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column The Overton Window by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: March 2020 issue

Volunteerism: The Big Picture

Feb 17, 2020
The President's Message column Volunteerism: The Big Picture by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: March 2020 issue

Baltimore to Beirut

Jan 07, 2020
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Baltimore to Beirut by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: January/February 2020 issue

NEHA Is Open to Strategic Partnerships

Jan 07, 2020
The President's Message column NEHA Is Open to Strategic Partnerships by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: January/February 2020 issue

Jamkhed

Nov 21, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Jamkhed by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: December 2019 issue

Awards and Honors: Why Are They Important?

Nov 21, 2019
The President's Message column Awards and Honors: Why Are They Important? by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: December 2019 issue

Windmills and Calder Mobiles

Oct 23, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Windmills and Calder Mobiles by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: November 2019 issue

Ideas for Enhancing and Increasing Membership

Oct 22, 2019
The President's Message column Ideas for Enhancing and Increasing Membership by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: November 2019 issue

Canards and Accreditation

Sep 24, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Canards and Accreditation by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: October 2019 issue

Environmental Health Leadership: Where Do We Go From Here?

Sep 24, 2019
The President's Message column Environmental Health Leadership: Where Do We Go From Here? by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: October 2019 issue

Inflection Point

Aug 15, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Inflection Point by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: September 2019 issue

When Disastrous Weather Hits Close to Home

Aug 15, 2019
The President's Message column When Disastrous Weather Hits Close to Home by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: September 2019 issue

The Hallmark of Competence

Jun 27, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column The Hallmark of Competence by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: July/August 2019 issue

Introducing NEHA's New President

Jun 27, 2019
The President's Message column Introducing NEHA's New President by Priscilla Oliver, Ph.D.
JEH: July/August 2019 issue

Tuned Into Nashville

May 16, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Tuned Into Nashville by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: June 2019 issue

Why? Is It Safe?

May 16, 2019
The President's Message column Why? Is It Safe? by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: June 2019 issue

Ecological Fallacies

Apr 18, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Ecological Fallacies by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: May 2019 issue

Can You Hear Me?

Apr 18, 2019
The President's Message column Can You Hear Me? by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: May 2019 issue

NEHA 2.0

Mar 19, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column NEHA 2.0 by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: April 2019 issue

Antimicrobial Resistance

Mar 19, 2019
The President's Message column Antimicrobial Resistance by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: April 2019 issue

Every Child Deserves a Head Start

Feb 21, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Every Child Deserves a Head Start by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: March 2019 issue

Show Me the Data

Feb 21, 2019
The President's Message column Show Me the Data by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: March 2019 issue

Going Mobile

Jan 10, 2019
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Going Mobile by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: January/February 2019 issue

My Heroes

Jan 10, 2019
The President's Message column My Heroes by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: January/February 2019 issue

Shake the Snow Globe

Nov 19, 2018
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Shake the Snow Globe by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: December 2018 issue

Vector and Pest Control: What Are You--What Are We--Doing About It?

Nov 20, 2018
The President's Message column Vector and Pest Control: What Are You--What Are We--Doing About It? by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: December 2018 issue

Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

Oct 25, 2018
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish. by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: November 2018 issue

The Impacts of Climate Change Are at Our Doorstep

Oct 25, 2018
The President's Message column The Impacts of Climate Change Are at Our Doorstep by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: November 2018 issue

A Season of Discontent

Sep 26, 2018
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column A Season of Discontent by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: October 2018 issue

Professional Relationships

Sep 26, 2018
The President's Message column Professional Relationships by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: October 2018 issue

Time Under Tension

Aug 16, 2018
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Time Under Tension by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: September 2018 issue

Food Safety: Partnering Is Required

Aug 16, 2018
The President's Message column Food Safety: Partnering Is Required by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: September 2018 issue

Eat Lionfish

Jun 28, 2018
DirecTalk Musings From the 10th Floor column Eat Lionfish by David Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
JEH: July/August 2018 issue

Let's Go Far Together

Jun 28, 2018
The President's Message column Let's Go Far Together by Vince Radke, MPH, RS, CP-FS, DLAAS, CPH
JEH: July/August 2018 issue