Events

Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Annual Meeting

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Ten year's after the inaugural Partnerships for Environmental Public Health (PEPH) meeting, this year's annual event will reflect on the past, discuss the present, and consider future opportunities. In addition to learning about strategies and approaches used to improve environmental public health, PEPH2020 will be an occasion to inform a new 10-year vision for the PEPH program in the context of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Strategic Plan and the new Translational Research Framework.

February 12 – 13, 2020
Durham Convention Center
Durham, North Carolina

On Thursday, February 13 at 8:30 AM (Session 2), Silent Spring's Katie Boronow will present on "Report-Back," and the importance of sharing personal exposures results with study participants; Dr. Laurel Schaider will highlight a project called PFAS-REACH during the meeting's poster session. 

For more information on the meeting, visit their website

PEPH is a network of scientists, community members, educators, healthcare providers, public health officials, and policymakers who share the goal of increasing the impact of environmental public health research at the local, regional, and national level. PEPH defines environmental public health as the science of conducting and translating research into action to address environmental exposures and health risks of concern to the public.