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CHE Partnership call: The Longest Swim: A Journey Across the Pacific to Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution
Wed, Aug 5
Hosted by the CHE Alaska Working Group


Note: CHE will host no additional calls in August. We will resume our normal call schedule in September. You can access the call archives to listen to MP3 recordings from past calls.

CHE Partnership call: Theories of Carcinogenesis: Cancer as Development Gone Awry
Thurs, September 10
Hosted by the CHE Cancer Working Group


7/29/15: MP3 recording available: The Myth of Herbicide Safety in Alaska: How Herbicides Threaten the Health of Fish, Wildlife and People

7/21/15: MP3 recording available: Theories of Carcinogenesis: Assessing the Carcinogenic Potential of Low-Dose Exposures to Chemical Mixtures in the Environment

7/14/15: MP3 recording available: Towards a New Global Commission on Environmental Pollution

7/9/15: MP3 recording available: Tobacco: Science, Policy, and Prospects: A Conversation with Stanton Glantz, PhD

6/30/15: MP3 recording available: News from the US EPA Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program

6/23/15: MP3 recording available: Gestational Diabetes and Environmental Chemical Exposure

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CHE Partners on why they value our work

RSVP: 50 Years After "Silent Spring": Pesticides, Children's Health and the State of the Science (Oct 11)

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Some CHE partners have queried why CHE only offers audio conferencing, rather than webinars. Here are our reasons:

  • CHE strives to make all our Partnership calls available to as many people as possible, both in the US and internationally. To achieve this goal, we have chosen to use a simple audio conferencing system because it does not require a participant to download or install any special software or plugins or even to be at a computer when calling in. (Access to a computer or mobile device is only required to download presentation slides.)

  • This system also keeps our costs lower so we can provide more calls than would otherwise be possible (an average of 3-5 per month).

  • In addition, audio conferencing significantly reduces the amount of bandwidth and server space required compared to webinars, and for some CHE partners, that is an important consideration.

We fully realize that webinars have some very useful features - and we may occasionally employ those in certain circumstances. In general, however, our top priority is making sure access to the latest environmental health science is never more than a phone call away.

 

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