What's Happening in Environmental Health

55th Annual Conference on Environmental Health
October 4th & 5th 2017,
Newport Harbor Hotel, Newport, RI

International Travelers

Traveling Oversees this summer? CDC warns of the following outbreaks:

  • Watch - Yellow Fever in Brazil: Alert Level 2
    • Announced March 2017
  • Watch - Zika Virus in Cape Verde: Alert Level 2
    • Announced March 2017
  • Watch - Zika Virus in Mexico: Alert Level 2
    • Updated March 2017

ZIKA Virus

Food Outbreaks 

2017 World Health Day 

Food & Product Recalls

Product and Date Recalled

  • Vulto Creamery Cheese (3/13/17)
  • Various herbal and dietary supplements  (3/9/17)
  • Cheese Ravioli Pasta Pick-Ups (Gerber)  (3/8/17)
  • Chocolate Candy  (3/14/17)
  • Original creamy SoyNut Butter  (3/7/17)
  • Fusia Szechuan Stir Fry   (3/1/17) 

EH News 

Get up to the date information on current events, announcements and what's new with RIEHA and other local Environmental Health Associations by visiting our News & Events Page


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Scholarship Page for more information.

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Rhode Island

Environmental Health ‚ÄčAssociation

RIEHA works to protect and promote the health and safety of the people of Rhode Island through education, training and advocacy in all areas of environmental health

What is EH?

Learn about environmental health and the topics within this discipline by visiting our Environmental Health Page.