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International Experts Share Insights into Chronic Kidney Disease of Uncertain Etiology

Scientific experts from around the world gathered to discuss approaches to addressing chronic kidney disease of uncertain etiology (CKDu).

Third International Workshop on Chronic Kidney Diseases of Uncertain/Non-traditional Etiology in Mesoamerica and Other Regions meeting participants

Global Disease Outbreaks Enhanced by El Niño
The 2015 - 2016 El Niño event produced excess drought and flooding, favoring ecological conditions that led to disease outbreaks in multiple regions worldwide.

Geographic distribution of various disease activity worldwide

Voices from the Field: Former NIEHS Fellow's Career Journey in Global Environmental Health
This month, a former Intramural Research Training Award fellow shares her research experiences in Chile and Thailand.

New “All About Grants” Podcast on Using RePORT Web Tools Throughout the Grants Process
The podcast touches on areas such as figuring out who to contact at NIH to discuss your research ideas, seeing what research projects NIH has funded, and how to apply these tools to strengthen your grant application.

NIEHS Joins Experts in India and Thailand to Discuss Collaborative Approaches to Environmental Health Issues
NIEHS staff joined researchers and public health professionals at two recent events in India and Thailand to share best practices and explore collaborative solutions to environmental health problems.

Grants and Funding
Grants of interest to GEH researchers

Upcoming Events

World Health Assembly
May 20 - 28, 2019
Geneva, Switzerland

International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
August 25 - 28, 2019
Utrecht, The Netherlands