Upcoming PEPH-Related Events
September 11, 2017: Tribal Perspectives on Data Sharing (webinar). The webinar is part of the National Cancer Institute's Ethical and Regulatory Issues in Cancer Research (ENRICH) Forum. The webinar will take place from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT; please register.
September 15, 2017: Global Environmental Health Day 2017 at NIEHS's main campus in Durham, North Carolina. NIEHS invites you to its second annual Global Environmental Health Day, which will focus on global community empowerment through community-engaged research. Please register early as seating is limited.
September 18 - 19, 2017: National Native Health Research Training Conference in Denver, Colorado. The conference theme is "Healing Ourselves: Cultural and Traditional Medicine-Based Approaches to Sustainable Health."
September 18 - 20, 2017: Engaging Diverse Partners: Strategies to Address Environmental Public Health at NIEHS's main campus in Durham, North Carolina. A joint meeting of the NIEHS Partnerships for Environmental Public Health (PEPH) Network and Disaster Research Response (DR2) Program, this workshop will highlight the successful approaches of engaging diverse partners and consider effective partnerships in the aftermath of disasters. Seating is limited, so register today.
September 24 - 28, 2017: 29th Annual Conference of the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) in Sydney, Australia. This year's theme: "Healthy places, healthy people – where are the connections?"
October 13 - 14, 2017: 4th International Moving Forward Network Conference in Carson, California. This free educational conference will provide data, insights, and shared practices to create effective policies and strategies for communities impacted by goods movement expansion activities, such as ports, rail yards, and trucking routes.
October 15 - 19, 2017: International Society of Exposure Science (ISES) Annual Meeting in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. This year's meeting theme is "Integrating Exposure Science Across Diverse Communities." The meeting includes several PEPH-related sessions, including pre-conference courses on using handheld air monitoring sensors and science communication. There is a special reduced registration fee for community partners! Meeting organizers wish to encourage greater community participation and engagement at the annual event.
October 22 - 25, 2017: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America Meeting in Tampa, Florida. This year's theme is "Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future." NIEHS grantee Monica Ramirez-Andreotta is co-organizing and moderating a session titled "Community Engagement and Public Participation in Environmental Research."
October 30 - 31, 2017: Research Triangle Environmental Health Collaborative's 10th Annual Summit in Durham, North Carolina. This year's theme is "When Facts Are Not Enough: Getting from Good Science to Good Decisions in a New Age of Environmental Health Science."
November 4 - 8, 2017: APHA Annual Meeting & Expo in Atlanta, Georgia. This year's theme is "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health." NIEHS Grantees and Partners: Let us know if you have a session or poster at the meeting by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.