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: Food and Agriculture Environment

January 18, 2018

Emerging Chemicals in Food Packaging: Toxicological Profiling of Knowns and Unknowns

November 15, 2017

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

April 20, 2017

Antibiotic Resistance: Global Threats and Novel Responses

April 19, 2017

Neonicotinoid Pesticide Exposure, Mechanisms of Action and Human Health Outcomes

November 29, 2016

Chemical Contributors to Type 2 Diabetes

June 15, 2016

Mercury in the North: Sources of Contamination and International Policies to Protect Health and Human Rights

May 11, 2016

From Appalachia to Alaska: Coal Development and the Environmental Justice Movement

April 27, 2016

The Ecology of Breast Cancer: Opportunities for Prevention

October 30, 2015

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

October 19, 2015

Climate Change and the Release of Contaminants in the Arctic: Current Research and Potential Health Effects

February 25, 2015

Placental Toxicants and Disruption to Development

January 22, 2015

A Story of Childhood Leukemia, a Story of Health: Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Childhood Leukemia

December 2, 2014

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

November 19, 2014

BPA and Health: New Research Focuses on Routes of Exposure

November 12, 2014

Type 1 Diabetes and the Environment

November 4, 2014

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

October 1, 2014

NIEHS and Environmental Disparities in Alaska

September 30, 2014

Prenatal Exposures: What Do Providers Know?

September 17, 2014

Maternal Bisphenol A Programs Offspring Metabolic Syndrome

June 17, 2014

Nutrition and Toxicants in Autoimmune Disease: Implications for Prevention and Treatment

June 10, 2014

Catch of the Day: Healthy Fish, Healthy Humans

May 29, 2014

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

April 24, 2014

Healthy Urban Gardens: Your Soil Health and You

March 11, 2014

The Link between Arsenic Exposure and Diabetes: A Review of the Current Research

January 21, 2014

Chemical and Psychological Stressors and Health

January 8, 2014

Endocrine Disruption and Immune Dysfunction

November 21, 2013

Presidents on Prevention

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?

July 16, 2013

Policy and Practice: The US Food System and Health

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

February 13, 2013

Toxic Chemicals in Your Home: New Study Finds Hazardous Flame Retardants in Couches on the Rise

January 23, 2013

The Toll of Alaska's Coal: Health Impacts of Coal Export

October 11, 2012

50 Years After "Silent Spring": Pesticides, Children's Health and the State of the Science

September 20, 2012

Healthy Environments Across Generations: What We Learned and What Comes Next

April 17, 2012

Nanotechnology: A Science and Policy Update

December 14, 2011

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

November 18, 2011

Integrating Environmental Health into Clinical Practice

November 17, 2011

Food Additives: Do They Subtract from Our Health?

October 26, 2011

Chemical Contaminants in Traditional Foods from St. Lawrence Island: Findings from a New Study and Update on International Actions to Eliminate Persistent Pollutants

September 20, 2011

Emerging Trends in the Field of Cumulative Impacts

August 24, 2011

Toxic Chemicals that Disrupt Hormones: Impacts to Fish and People

June 16, 2011

Cumulative Impacts on Health: New Community-Based Research Projects, Part 2

June 9, 2011

Cumulative Impacts on Health: New Community-Based Research Projects

March 11, 2011

Healthy Aging Starts at Conception: Promoting Health Across the Lifespan

December 8, 2010

2010: Environmental Health Highlights of the Year

November 24, 2010

Climate Change and Contaminants: Implications and Potential Impacts

September 21, 2010

Pediatric Integrative Health: Approaches to Optimizing "Whole Child" Wellness

June 10, 2010

Nanotechnology: A New Chapter in Environmental Health Sciences

April 19, 2010

Evaluating the Impact of Cumulative Stressors on Health

April 15, 2010

Flame Retardants: Emerging Science and Policy Considerations

December 8, 2009

To Ban or Not to Ban: A Review of Atrazine from Both Sides of the Atlantic

September 22, 2009

Food Matters: The Impact of Food Systems on Public Health

June 23, 2009

A Common Agenda for Health and the Environment: Goals for the Next Generation and Steps to Get There

May 7, 2009

Metabolic Syndrome: At the Crossroads of the Western Disease Cluster

January 8, 2009

Crash Landing: Environmental and Health Costs (and Benefits?) of the Economic Recession: A Conversation with Lester Brown

December 9, 2008

Growing Danger: Pesticides, Other Agricultural Exposures, and Cancer: A Conversation with Dr. Tyrone Hayes

July 15, 2008

Table Matters: How Industrial Animal Farms Impact Health and the Environment

April 23, 2008

Right to Know - Right for Health: A Historic Joint Initiative of Major Canadian Health Organizations

July 12, 2007

Health, Food and Farm Policy: The Farm Bill and Beyond

June 5, 2007

Antibiotics in Agriculture as an Environmental Public Health Issue: Saving the “Magic Bullet”

February 8, 2007

Climate Change and Human Health

February 1, 2007

Special Joint CHE Call with the CHE Integrative Health Working Group and the New School: A Conversation with Ted Schettler

November 10, 2003

Environmental Toxicants and Fertility/Pregnancy Compromise