Upcoming Events

Mar 20
In-Person Meeting | Everglades National Park, Florida
This meeting will explore the intersection of conservation, climate change, and community resilience, and the partnerships and people...
Mar 24
Funder Call | Conference call
This fireside chat will discuss the implications of the recent US election results for the field of environmental health, including both...
Apr 5
In-Person Meeting | Arlington, VA
At this conference, children's environmental health researchers will share their findings, and participants will discuss how to move those...
Apr 28
In-Person Meeting | Boston, Massachusetts
This meeting will showcase the extraordinary momentum taking place around the world in the field of planetary health while highlighting...
Jun 27
In-Person Meeting | Gainesville, Florida
The Forum will explore what it means to listen to and learn from the source, highlighting the themes of gender, justice, immigration, and...
Nov 14
In-Person Meeting | Westin Book Cadillac Hotel, Detroit, Michigan
Save the date!   This meeting will convene funders and staff of several funder groups together to explore ways to improve health and equity...
Nov 15
In-Person Meeting | Westin Book Cadillac Hotel, Detroit, Michigan
Save the date!  HEFN's 2017 annual meeting will draw funders, donors, and funder group representatives together to learn, strengthen...

Featured Resource

December, 2010
The Hidden Hazards report reveals new evidence of air pollution hazards and exposure in some Los Angeles neighborhoods. Despite affecting nearly 10 million residents of Los Angles County, the air pollution hazards are mostly "hidden" from...

Funder Story

Heinz Clairton
Pittsburgh's air quality ranks as one of the unhealthiest in the country, yet area residents routinely rank improving it as a low priority. Seeking to raise awareness of the issue and empower the community to reduce air pollution, the...

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Blog posted on January 27, 2017
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