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Call for Speakers

Environmental Health In The New Era

The 17th IFEH World Congress Committee is seeking abstracts on the following topics. The committee will review abstracts for applicability to the field of environmental health, based on originality, current significance of topic, scope of interest and appeal to the profession, and balance of theory and practical application. Suggested fields, include but not limited to:


Climate Change

  • Climate Risk Mitigation
  • Other 

 ​​​​​Contemporary Environmental Health

  • Emerging and Re-emerging Environmental Health Threats
  • Environmental Health Management of Events and Mass Gatherings
  • Environmental Health Research not otherwise covered
  • Epidemiological Surveillance and Environmental Health Indicators
  • Noise Pollution and Control
  • Pests and Vector Management
  • Skin Penetration, Body Modifications and Personal Services

Environmental Health Practice

  • Environmental Health Workforce
  • Improving Environmental Health Practice
  • Innovation and Technology that enhances Environmental Health
  • Public Health Planning and Policy Development

Environmental Systems Including Water and Air

  • Air Quality and Associated Health Impacts
  • Environmental Health Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Health Management Systems
  • Waste Management/Hazardous Wastes/Contaminated Sites
  • Water Quality and Catchment Management
  • Wastewater Management and Reuse


  • Foodborne Illness Case Studies
  • Food Legislation
  • Food Safety, Allergens, Allergies and Intolerances
  • Food Safety Programmes / Training

Indigenous and Remote Environmental Health

  • Indigenous Environmental Health
  • Remote Environmental Health/Environmental Health in Remote Settings

Public Health General

  • Pathogens and Communicable Disease Control
  • Tobacco, E-cigarettes and Vaping Control

Risk Assessment / Hazard Management

  • Disaster and Recovery Management
  • Pollution and Hazardous Substances which impact Environmental Health
  • Risk Management and Risk Communication


What are the Benefits of Presenting?


  • Presenting at the 17th IFEH World Congress will allow you to pass on the benefit of your valuable knowledge and experience, and foster discussions about practical approaches to sustainable environmental health management.
  • The 17th IFEH World Congress provides an excellent opportunity for you to build new professional relationships, strengthen old ones and hone your knowledge of the latest issues, techniques and technology in environmental health. 


Deadline for Submissions


Friday, 8th December 2023 



Abstracts Must be Submitted Online

All related travel expenses including congress registration,
air fares, accommodation, visas, and insurance are the
responsibility of the presenter.

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Submission are now open for the 17th IFEH World Congress. Click the button below to register and submit an abstract or poster. Submissions close Friday, 8th December 2023 (GMT+8)

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