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We offer a directory of upcoming conferences, courses and other continuing education opportunities related to environmental health practice and policy. We also welcome input regarding any upcoming events of relevance to the environmental health community not listed here.
Events are described in their applicable language(s).
Jun 21 2018Equity Location Type: Online
In this webinar, the NCCDH will unpack the results of its recent assessment of public health’s capacity to act on the social determinants of health and health equity in light of sector-wide restructuring. The document, titled Building a culture of equity in Canadian public health: An environmental scan, is the third report of this type produced by the NCCDH, following similar scans undertaken in...
Jun 21 2018Built Environment Location Type: Online
This webinar will feature resources and tools public health professionals can use to educate others on the importance of active transportation, including the 2018 Benchmarking Report on Bicycling and Walking in the United States, a study exploring access to trails in Milwaukee and success stories from the Planners4Health initiative.
Jun 22 2018Equity, Zoonoses Location Type: In Person Location: Saskatoon, SK
The 2018 One Health World Congress will bring together more than 1,000 researchers and health professionals from universities, government and industries around the globe to share their work and create new research collaborations to help solve complex and urgent health threats. The 2018 congress will focus on One Health in underserved communities in recognition of the complex interplay of...
Jun 28 2018Climate, Equity Location Type: Online
During this webinar brought to you by APHA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, you'll hear from speakers who are engaged with communities exploring strategies that address climate change and health inequities in the U.S. This webinar will bring to life the upcoming guidebook Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments, which aims to help local health...
Jun 28 2018
at 14:00 EST Topics: Agriculture, Pesticides Location Type: Online
Use of agricultural pesticides is increasing worldwide, and these chemicals, which are ubiquitous in our environment and also found in food and drinking water, are associated with a wide range of health impacts including cancer, reproductive and developmental problems, and effects on the nervous system. In this webinar, our speakers will discuss new research exploring pesticide exposures among...
Jun 29 2018Climate Location Type: Online
The Public Health Agency of Canada’s Journal Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada is exploring the possibility of publishing a special issue on climate change and health next April, 2019, to coincide with Earth Day. Please see the attached file for details.
Jul 03 2018Forest Fires, Outdoor Air Location Type: Online and In Person Location: Toronto, ON
Please see the event website for description.
Sep 16 2018
The 2018 Annual Educational Conference will take place in Saskatoon, SK, from September 16-19, 2018. The theme of the conference is “The Path Forward”.
Sep 30 2018
Registration is now open. Abstract submission deadline is June 1, 2018
Nov 10 2018
The American Public Health Association's (APHA) Annual Meeting and Expo is where public health professionals convene, learn, network and engage with peers. The Annual Meeting strengthens the profession of public health, shares the latest research and information, promotes best practices and advocates for public health issues.