Upcoming PEPH-Related Events
February 8, 2018: Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) Second Annual Symposium in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) Second Annual Symposium will explore the importance of epigenetics in linking environmental exposures to human health and disease, covering the spectrum from fundamental biological mechanisms to novel therapeutic approaches.
February 20 - 21, 2018: Informing Environmental Health Decisions Through Data Integration in Washington, D.C. This workshop will bring together scientists, policymakers, risk assessors, and regulators to explore environmental health data integration. Workshop speakers will present a general framework for data visualization, and participants will work together to conceptualize future research directions that could help incorporate these analyses into environmental health decision-making. The workshop will be webcast. Please register.
March 25 - 29, 2018: 7th Young Environmental Scientists (YES) Meeting in Madison, Wisconsin. The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry's (SETAC) YES conference is planned and attended entirely by students and recent graduates in the fields of environmental toxicology and chemistry. YES meetings help young scientists build their confidence and become part of the global scientific community.
April 7, 2018: Women's Health Awareness Day in Durham, North Carolina. Sponsored by the NIEHS Clinical Research Branch, Women's Health Awareness Day (WHAD) is a free community health conference for women of the Triangle area and surrounding counties. WHAD provides health awareness, education, information, resources, and on-site health screenings.
April 29 - May 2, 2018: Save the date for the 3rd International Conference on One Medicine One Science (iCOMOS) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. iCOMOS will explore new ways to solve pressing health issues, facilitate interdisciplinary collaborations, and promote science's role in influencing public policy at the interface of humans, animals, and the environment. The conference will feature NIEHS Director Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D. Poster abstracts are due January 15, 2018. A limited number of travel awards will be available for selected abstracts, with preference for students and trainees.
August 26 - 30, 2018: 2018 ISES-ISEE Joint Annual Meeting in Ottawa, Canada. The meeting theme is: Addressing Complex Local and Global Issues in Environmental Exposure and Health.
November 10 - 14, 2018: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting & Expo in San Diego, California. This year's theme is: "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now." The deadline for APHA 2018 abstract submissions is February 19 - 24, depending on the topic area.