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Registration for Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference 2017 Now Open

Friday, February 17, 2017   (0 Comments)

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)/Environmental Health Tracking Branch (Tracking Branch) to host its third virtual conference and you are invited! The conference will increase awareness and knowledge about the environment’s role in chronic diseases and will highlight collaboration opportunities between the chronic disease community and the Tracking Network. 

The 2017 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference will be held on April 5-6, 2017 and will focus on the environmental effects on chronic conditions such as asthma, heart disease, cancer, and will include topics such as health equity, health policy and others.  Conference features will include: Virtual conference sessions (including breakouts); Exhibit Halls; Poster sessions; and even a Virtual Fitness Challenge.

Conference Tracks:

Track 1  Children's Chronic Disease and the Environment
Track 2 Health Policy and Chronic Disease
Track 3  Tracking in Action for Chronic Disease Prevention 
Track 4  Healthy Air, Healthy You 
Track 5  Health Equity, the Environment and Chronic Disease 
Track 6  Emerging Topics in Chronic Disease

The virtual conference will serve as a venue for collaboration between state leaders, decision makers and practitioners working in environmental health and chronic disease prevention.  It will also serve as a viable platform to inform state health department chronic disease practitioners of the value and usage of the National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network.   Cost of Conference: Conference is free for all attendees

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA)
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)
The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB)

Click here to register: EPHT Virtual Conference Registration
Click here to learn more: The 2017 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference

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