Webinar and Call Archive

Since 2002, CHE has hosted conference calls and webinars that span a wide variety of topics related to the latest environmental health science. These virtual gatherings are a cornerstone of our mission to help protect the health of families, children and communities by amplifying and discussing emerging science on environmental factors that contribute to disease and disability. 

This archive includes webinar and call recordings, accompanying slides and resources, and information on the presenters.


Category: reproductive health

December 4, 2017

Toxic Threats to Children and Teens: Preconception and Prenatal

November 15, 2017

Melamine: Scoping Review Reveals Potential Endocrine, Reproductive, and Neurotoxic Activities

April 19, 2017

Neonicotinoid Pesticide Exposure, Mechanisms of Action and Human Health Outcomes

March 23, 2017

Social Disparities in Phthalate Exposures: Implications for Women’s Health

February 15, 2017

Effects of Bisphenol A on Female Reproduction

December 14, 2016

Acetaminophen and Phthalates: Anti-androgenic Action and Altered Development

April 20, 2016

Increasing Trends in Male Reproductive Disorders, Environmental Exposures and Implications for Human Health

April 6, 2016

Toxic Safety: Flame Retardants, Chemical Controversies and Environmental Health

February 24, 2016

Toxic Chemicals in Our Homes: Sources, Health Effects, and How You Can Support Safer Chemicals Policy

February 5, 2016

Environmental Health Disparities in Children: Breaking the Cycle and Building Resilience for Better Health

January 13, 2016

Chemicals without Harm: A Conversation about Safer Alternatives with Ken Geiser

October 30, 2015

Reducing the Burden: International Reproductive Health Leaders Call for Greater Efforts to Prevent Toxic Chemical Exposure, New Opinion from FIGO

October 21, 2015

The Endocrine Society's Second Scientific Statement on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

October 20, 2015

Responding to Communities: Communicating the Science of TCE and PCE

October 8, 2015

The Price of Pollution: Costs of Environmental Health Conditions in Children

September 22, 2015

A Good Start Lasts a Lifetime: Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Textbook Release

June 30, 2015

News from the US EPA Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program

June 23, 2015

Gestational Diabetes and Environmental Chemical Exposure

June 16, 2015

Identifying EDCs for Public Health Protection: The Endocrine Perspective

June 4, 2015

From Molecules to Business: Better Living Through Green Chemistry

May 21, 2015

International Actions to Protect Health and Environment: A Report from the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

May 7, 2015

A Fish Tale: A Review of the Science of Fish Contamination, Consumption, and Advisories

April 8, 2015

An Introduction to Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: New Resource on Health Threats Posed by EDCs

March 24, 2015

A High Price to Pay: Burden of Disease and Costs of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in the European Union

March 4, 2015

Flame Retardants and Public Health: Fire Safety Without Harm

February 26, 2015

Environmental Influences on the Thyroid System

February 18, 2015

EDCs, Oil and Gas Development, and Groundwater with Dr. Susan Nagel

December 2, 2014

The First Thousand Days: Chemical Exposure in Early Life and Beyond

November 4, 2014

Fracking's Wide Health Impact: From the Ozone to Ground Water and All Those Living in Between, a Science Update

October 9, 2014

Home Invaders: Are flame retardants fattening us up and harming our bones?

September 30, 2014

Prenatal Exposures: What Do Providers Know?

July 30, 2014

Aamjiwnaang: A Culture in Shock with Ron Plain

July 10, 2014

Breathing Deep: Air Pollution, Health, and Public Health Policy

June 18, 2014

Prenatal Exposure to EDCs and Obesity: Combining Toxicology and Epidemiology with Dr. Juliette Legler

May 29, 2014

Nanoparticles: Examining the Science, Determining the Risk, Considering Public Health

May 22, 2014

Epigenetics 101: How Exposure to Environmental Toxicants Alters Gene Expression and the Development of Disease

May 21, 2014

Retha Newbold Speaks About CLARITY-BPA: A Novel Approach to Study Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

March 25, 2014

Exposure to Toxic Chemicals among Pregnant Women and Children: The Role of Prevention with Tracey Woodruff

March 12, 2014

Evidence-based Advocacy to Protect Children's Environmental Health: A Discussion of the Latest Science with Dr. Ruth Etzel

February 19, 2014

Endocrine Disruption of the Neuro-immune Interface

February 5, 2014

Fire Safety Without Harm: How New Flammability Standards in California Protect the Health and Environment of Alaskans

January 8, 2014

Endocrine Disruption and Immune Dysfunction

December 10, 2013

The Link Between EMF and Autism? A Conversation with Cindy Sage and Martha Herbert

December 4, 2013

The Emerging Science of Epigentics: How Environmental Exposures Today May Affect Our Future Generations

November 21, 2013

Presidents on Prevention

November 8, 2013

Endocrine Disruptors and Reproductive Health across the Lifespan

October 3, 2013

Preconception Risk Reduction

September 18, 2013

Asking the Right Questions: Are Women of Childbearing Age at Risk of Exposure to Multiple Pollutants?

August 14, 2013

The Chemical Industry's Dangerous Game of Whack-a-Mole: Public Health Implications of Chlorinated Tris as a Replacement for Banned Flame Retardants

June 27, 2013

National and International Perspectives on Nutrition, Food, Food Security and Agricultural Systems: Reconnecting the Personal, Public and Environmental Health

June 18, 2013

Primary Prevention of Asthma: A Roadmap

June 6, 2013

Stress as an Endocrine Disruptor: Maternal Psychosocial Stress during Pregnancy and Fetal Development

April 24, 2013

Perfluorinated Compounds (PFCs) in the Artic Environment: Sources, Transport and Health Concerns for Fish, Wildlife and People

March 20, 2013

Transgenerational Effects of Prenatal Exposure to Environmental Obesogens in Rodents

February 14, 2013

CHE Cafe call: Chemical Policy: Recent Developments and Controversies: A Discussion with Richard Denison, PhD

February 7, 2013

Superfund Contaminants and Reproduction

November 12, 2012

Experts Speak on Cell Phone Radiation, Pregnancy and Sperm

October 24, 2012

The Unnatural History of Breasts: Industrial Chemicals, Breast Cancer, and Early Puberty

October 18, 2012

CHE Cafe call: A Conversation with Dr. Jeanne Conry, President-Elect for the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

September 20, 2012

The Male Factor: Environment, Development and Fertility

July 25, 2012

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals - New Directions in Science and Policy

May 21, 2012

EMF and Reproductive Health Risks

March 21, 2012

Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Products: Health Effects of Flame Retardants (PBDEs) and State Policies to Prevent Exposures

March 19, 2012

Environmental Contributors to Preterm Birth

February 14, 2012

Health Effects of Indoor Air Contaminants

December 14, 2011

The Role of Environmental Chemicals in the Development of Diabetes and Obesity

November 30, 2011

Breathe Free: Protecting Community Health from Toxic Coal Dust

November 18, 2011

Integrating Environmental Health into Clinical Practice

September 27, 2011

Air Pollution and Neurodevelopment: How Prenatal Exposures May Impact IQ

July 21, 2011

Breast Health and Early Life Exposures

June 30, 2011

Navigating the Science: Evaluating Research Quality

May 26, 2011

Finding Your Voice: Advocacy for Healthcare Professionals

May 24, 2011

Science and Decisions: How Can We Advance Risk Assessment

March 17, 2011

Effects of BPA on In Vitro Fertilization

March 16, 2011

Green Chemistry and Safer Alternatives to Toxic Flame Retardants

March 11, 2011

Healthy Aging Starts at Conception: Promoting Health Across the Lifespan

January 26, 2011

Health Hazards of Toxic Flame Retardants in Everyday Products

November 16, 2010

Environmental Exposures and Early Onset of Puberty

October 27, 2010

International Actions to Eliminate the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals

July 29, 2010

The Human Health Effects of the Gulf Coast Oil Spill: A Summary of the IOM Workshop

June 30, 2010

The New Science of How Herbicides Affect Health and the Environment

June 10, 2010

Nanotechnology: A New Chapter in Environmental Health Sciences

May 25, 2010

Elevating the Issue: The Emerging CDC National Action Plan on Infertility

May 18, 2010

The President's Cancer Panel Report: "Reducing Environmental Cancer Risk: What We Can Do Now"

May 12, 2010

Coal Development in Alaska: Threats to Human Health

April 15, 2010

Flame Retardants: Emerging Science and Policy Considerations

March 30, 2010

Environmental Contaminants and Reproductive Health: Reasons for Concern

February 10, 2010

Chemicals and Reproductive Health: The Male Predicament

January 21, 2010

Upstream: Complex Chemical Contributors to Thyroid Function and the Potential Impacts on Policy

January 14, 2010

Disinfectants Overkill: Antimicrobials and Reproductive Health

November 11, 2009

Navigating the Scientific Evidence to Ensure Prevention

October 28, 2009

What Does the Environment Have to Do with Medicine? Reporting Back from a Premier Reproductive Society Conference

February 24, 2009

Girl, Disrupted: Hormone Disruptors and Women's Reproductive Health

February 10, 2009

Critical Windows of Development: A Conversation with Dr. Theo Colborn and Distinguished Commentators

January 29, 2009

Cumulative Risk Assessment: The National Academy of Sciences Report on Phthalates and Male Reproductive Health

March 20, 2008

Breast Cancer and the Environment: State of the Evidence 2008

October 11, 2007

Health and Medicine: the Impacts of Nanotechnology

October 3, 2007

A Conversation with Sandra Steingraber on the Falling Age of Puberty in US Girls

September 11, 2007

Developmental Exposure and Human Health: the Faroe Islands Consensus Statement

February 26, 2007

Fertile Ground: Highlights of the UCSF-CHE Fertility Summit

December 7, 2006

Special Joint CHE Call with Cancer / Fertility / Women's Health and the Environment Working Group Call on Endocrine Disruption and Cancer

October 31, 2006

Male Reproductive Health at Risk: Testicular Dysgenesis and the Environment

March 22, 2006

Endocrine Disruption and Environmental Health: Ten Years After Our Stolen Future

January 18, 2006

Environmental Influences on Thyroid Function: Implications for Human Health

March 16, 2005

Infertility and Environmental Contaminants: Science and Strategy Reports from the Latest Meetings

February 9, 2005

The Debate Over Low Doses: Hormesis & Human Health

January 26, 2005

CHE Year in Review: An Update on the Past Year and Plans for 2005

November 16, 2004

True Grit: How Particulate Matter in Air Affects Our Health

September 23, 2004

Obesity: The Silent Environmental Epidemic

June 30, 2004

Birth Defects and Environmental Contaminants

May 11, 2004

Moving Away from Mercury - Why and How

March 18, 2004

Chemical Contaminants and Human Disease: a Summary of Evidence

January 21, 2004

Gene Expression and Environmental Health

November 10, 2003

Environmental Toxicants and Fertility/Pregnancy Compromise

September 18, 2003

Environmental Exposures of Gulf War and Vietnam Veterans

July 15, 2003

Birth Defects: Environmental Science and Advocacy