Environmental Factor, May 2010, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
First Environments Early Learning Center, the daycare center NIEHS shares with EPA, officially opened April 24 with a dedication ceremony attended by government officials and Congressional representatives.
One year into his role as the director of NIEHS, David A. Schwartz, M.D., unveiled a new strategic plan aimed at challenging and energizing the scientific community to use environmental health sciences to understand the causes of disease and to improve human health.
The NIH Roadmap - Though the NIH Roadmap pre-dates the NIEHS Strategic Plan, the Roadmap supports the Plan, and Goals of the Plan support the Roadmap.
Among the displays for Earth Day at NIEHS, NC Green Power set up a solar-powered fan as an example of a renewable energy source available in North Carolina.
Events were held April 20 at NIEHS.
The annual NIEHS Spring Vendor Show brought in about 30 vendors, including international vendors. Employees browsed the rows of wares in the Rodbell Auditorium, checking out the latest technology.
Allen Wilcox: UNC School of Public Health Distinguished Alumnus
Inside The Institute
Two more NIEHS employees bade farewell to friends and coworkers in April.
The planning committee has been busily planning the return of the NIEHS Family Day. Old timers here may remember when it was a regular event.
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