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Using Tracking Data to Inform Health Impact Assessment Webinar
Thursday, February 22, 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST

This webinar will feature the stories of three health impact assessments (HIAs) that used data from CDC’s Environmental Public Health Tracking portals to inform the process.

Additionally, presenters will discuss the HIA tracking toolkit developed to enable environmental health practitioners to more fully use tracking data in their HIA work. Tune in to hear about the tracking toolkit and other resources that are available to support important HIA work.

This webinar is preapproved for one hour of continuing education from NEHA. 

Register here.

NACCHO Webinar:  Specialized Food Processes - Reduced Oxygen Packaging
April 25, 3:30 - 4:30 EST

NACCHO is pleased to host an online sharing session on Specialized Food Processes – Reduced Oxygen Packaging (ROP). Reduced Oxygen Packaging such as vacuum packaging, cook-chill and sous vide processes are considered specialized processes under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Model Food Code. The use of ROP has become increasingly popular in restaurants across the nation. Building a positive relationship between industry members and regulators is an important component in making sure ROP is implemented correctly for consumer food safety.

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National Lead and Healthy Housing Conference
April 30 - May 3, 2018, Hilton Omaha

A Special Conference that Combines Two Training, Educational and Networking Programs into a Single Event – The HUD Program Manager School and the National Lead and Healthy Housing Conference.

The Conference brings together a cross-section of environmental specialists, health and housing officials, facility managers, health advocates, and environmental companies and consultants. The conference features “how to” workshops dealing with childhood lead poisoning prevention, lead hazard control, and healthy and green housing, grant administration, and education and outreach.

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2018 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference
May 2 - 3, 2018
NEHA is partnering with the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors on the 2018 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference taking place May 2–3. The virtual conference will include topics such as asthma, air quality, heart disease, health equity and the environment, and others.  Cost of attendance is free.  More information here.

Abstract submission is now open for poster and recorded presentations. The deadline to submit an abstract is March 7.