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As we go through our everday routines in our Environmental Health jobs, we come across memorable moments that make EH an exciting field to be in.  These moments are sometimes gloriously bad, remarkably funny, notable, or just plain interesting- we celebrate them all!

October 24, 2017

The National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week theme, "Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future," aims to help individuals, organizations, industry, and state and local governments to work together to reduce childhood exposure to lead.  EPA, along with the U.S. Department of H...

September 28, 2017

This year’s Washington State Association of Counties (WSAC) County
Convention is going to be held at The DoubleTree by Hilton in SeaTac on
November 14th - 17th.  

Topics will include MTCA funding, direct distribution of state-shared revenue for CPG, Paint Product Stewar...

September 20, 2017

My name is Matt Reighter and I recently was appointed to NEHA’s Board of Directors as the Regional Vice President for Region 1, which encompasses Washington, Idaho, Alaska and Oregon. Currently, I am employed by Starbucks Coffee Company as a Quality Assurance Manager b...

September 5, 2017

Dear DEOHS Alumni,

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017 5:00 - 8:30 PM

Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA 98105

Space is limited, click here to let UW know you plan to attend.

Please join the UW Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences in...

August 2, 2017

World Lung Cancer Day is Tuesday, August 1, 2017. In the United States and worldwide, lung cancer is the most common form of cancer death; it is also the leading cause for both men and women in the United States and in developed countries. This year, lung cancer will...

August 1, 2017

David James Cole passed away July 12, 2017 from a motorcycle accident. Dave was 37 years old. Dave was born in Seattle on December 15, 1979 to Gene and Carrie Cole, the 2nd of 9 siblings. He attended Yakima schools before graduating from Highland High School in 1998, a...

July 5, 2017

 Click here to register for the 2017 Zoonotic Disease Conference, which will be held in Ellensburg on September 12, 2017.  Don't worry- If you can't attend in person, you can attend via webinar.

May 17, 2017

The Keynote Speaker. Dr. Ebi is the Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHanGE), and Rohm and Haas Endowed Professor in Public Health Sciences at the University of Washington. As our keynote speaker, she will give her insight on global climate...

May 8, 2017

 The deadline for abstracts is 5/31/17 if you'd like to present!

April 29, 2017

November 12, 1925 - April 9, 2017

John Paul Nordin passed away April 9, 2017 at the age of 91. John was born November 12, 1925 on Queen Anne Hill in Seattle, WA. He attended John Haye Elementary and was a 1943 graduate of Queen Anne High. John attended University of Was...

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