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Investing in a Robust Environmental Health System

Webinar //


Jun 08 2017, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EST


We all deserve to live in healthy environments free from physical hazards with clean air to breathe and clean water to drink. This webinar will bring to life the Environmental Health Playbook: Investing in a Robust Environmental Health System report compiled by the National Environmental Health Partnership Council — a group of environmental health thought leaders. Experts from the environmental health workforce, academia and policy will showcase various aspects that come together to produce an environmental health system. 


View the webinar slides (PDF): Welcome, Patel, Treser, Rayburn, Dyjack, Conclusion


Welcome: Georges Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, APHA

Moderator: Laura Anderko, PhD, RN, Professor, School of Nursing & Health Studies, Georgetown University and Director, Mid-Atlantic Center for Children's Health and the Environment


Surili Sutaria Patel, MS, Senior Program Manager, Environmental Health, APHA Center for Public Health Policy

Charles D. Treser, MPH, DAAS, Executive Director, Association of Environmental Health Academic Programs and Senior Lecturer, University of Washington

Jack Rayburn, MPH, Senior Government Relations Manager, Trust for America's Health

David T. Dyjack, DrPH, CIH, Executive Director and CEO, National Environmental Health Association

Stay involved! Follow the conversation on social media using the hashtags #APHAwebinar and #EH4All. The National Environmental Health Partnership Council strives to support healthy people by working for healthier environments. Find out more and view The Value of Environmental Health Services fact sheet and report.

This webinar was funded through cooperative agreement U38OT000131 between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Public Health Association. The contents of this webinar are solely the responsibility of the presenters and do not necessarily represent the official views of the American Public Health Association or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.