Healthy Homes


The Georgia Environmental Health Association (GEHA) invites anyone interested in environmental health to attend our 2019 Annual Education Conference (AEC) happening June 12-14, 2019, at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort, located within Stone Mountain Park. GEHA looks forward to its members and guests coming to this popular location just outside the metro-Atlanta area for a great educational event and lots of networking, fun and fellowship!

WEHA Fall Conference

2 and a half days of all EH fields/multiple breakout sessions: food, rec. programs, pools, lodging, emergency preparedness, vector control, etc.

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Kim Carlton, NEHA's Region 4 Vice-President, will represent NEHA at this conference.

Int. Society for Disease Surveillance Conference

The International Society for Disease Surveillance (ISDS) conference is the premier event dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of biosurveillance. Every year, the ISDS conference draws approximately 400 professionals from a broad range of disciplines to learn the latest achievements, analytic methods, best practices, conceptual frameworks, and technical innovations in the rapidly evolving field of disease surveillance.

HUD Secretary's Award for Healthy Homes - 2018 Award Winners

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in partnership with the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), announces the annual Secretary’s Awards for Healthy Homes.

These awards recognize excellence in making indoor environments healthier through healthy homes research, education, and through program delivery, especially in diverse, low to moderate income communities.

The awards are presented at NEHA's Annual Educational Conference & Exhibition each year.

2018 Award Winners

Cross Program Coordination

Green and Healthy Homes Initiative, Baltimore, MD 

Public and Multifamily Housing

Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, WI, Thurgood Marshall Apartments in Milwaukee 

Policy and Education Innovation

City of Fort Collins, CO, Healthy Homes Program 

Research Innovation

North Carolina State University and Tulane University, NC and LA, Interventions that Eliminate Cockroaches, Reduce Cockroach Allergies, and Asthma Morbidity in Children 

2018 Press Release

HUD Announces Winners Of 2018 Healthy Homes Awards

2018 Award Review Panel

Thank you! The review panel volunteered their expertise and many hours of their time. 

  • Alan J. Dellapenna
  • Judeth L. Luong
  • Anna Jeng
  • Timothy J. Murphy
  • Kari L. Sasportas
  • Robert Uhrik
  • Tyler Zerwekh
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