ASTHOConnects: Webinar

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Event Type: 
Non-NEHA Event

ASTHOConnects: Federal Initiatives to Address Environmental PFAS Contamination

Date: April 25, 2019 Time: 3-4 p.m. EDT


Learn from EPA and CDC/ATSDR about public health initiatives addressing PFAS contamination across the country. EPA will discuss the agency’s PFAS Action Plan, as well as ongoing research to assist public health officials. CDC/ATSDR will share resources to help public health officials address PFAS contamination and describe ongoing and future efforts to assess human exposure.

Featured speakers:

Andrew J. R. Gillespie, PhD Associate Director, EPA/Office of Research and Development (ORD)/National Exposure Research Laboratory, ORD Executive Lead for PFAS R&D

Hannah Holsinger, MPH Physical Scientist EPA/Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW), OGWDW PFAS Lead

Christopher Reh, PhD, MS Associate Director, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Contact Name: 
Nicholas Porter
(571) 318-5491