Your participation in the 2017 Yankee Conference exhibition will give your company or organization the opportunity to market your products and services to environmental health professionals who make or influence purchasing decisions

RIEHA Newsletter

Coming 2017: RIEHA will be launching a new quarterly newsletter filled with upcoming events and conferences, breaking health news effecting Rhode Island, a member spotlight, volunteer opportunities and so much more. 

To join the RIEHA mailing list and take advantage of all member benefits visit out Membership Page and sign up now!


RIEHA and Community Events Calendar

The Yankee Conference is the premier gathering of environmental health professionals from throughout the northeast. Its purpose is to provide the latest information on topics such as environmental leadership, food protection, preparedness, recreational health, on-site sewage disposal, air quality and many other environmental health topics. The Rhode Island Environmental Health Association is proud to host the 2017 Yankee Conference, the 55th anniversary of the conference.

Rhode Island Environmental Health Association (RIEHA) 

55th Annual Yankee Conference

Dates:       October 4th & 5th 2017

Location: Newport Harbor Hotel 

                  49 America's Cup Ave.,

                  Newport, RI 


Early Bird (Expires Sept. 1st): $279.00 

Full Conference (After Sept. 1st): $299.00

Wednesday Only: $175.00

Thursday Only: $150.00

Newport, Rhode Island

Are you an experienced or young professional looking to get involved with the community? Looking to expand your resume and gain hands on experience in public health, environmental health, or environmental education. If so, we invite you to join the Rhode Island Environmental Health Association’s (RIEHA) Board of Directors. 

RIEHA is looking for talented and conscientious volunteer board members to lead and strengthen our initiatives on environmental health in Rhode Island. If you can contribute your time, thoughtfulness, and leadership one evening a month, and are interested in exploring this opportunity, please email to find out whether this volunteer opportunity is right for you. We are especially looking for folks with fundraising experience, socials media and web familiarity and a strong initiative to grow the organization. 

See our Membership Page for detailed information

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