The 8th EHAA National Environmental Health Conference
York Recreation & Convention Centre, York
27th & 28th September 2012
‘Healthy Communities Make Better Communities’
This year the Environmental Health Association Australia is hosting the 8th National Conference in York, WA. The 2 day Conference is focusing on current issues facing Environmental Health Officers today. The program will address the Association’s Special Interest Groups. Conference Delegates will be presented with a wide variety of speakers and presentations.
A traditional ‘Welcome to Country’ will be followed by the opening of the Conference proceedings by Hon Mia Davies MLC, Member for the Agricultural Region. Key Note Speakers include;
- Melanie Fineberg, Campaign Director, National Heart Foundation
‘LiveLighter’ Healthy Lifestyle Promotions Program
- Geoffrey Owen, Partner, McLeod’s Barristers and Solicitors
‘The New Building Act’
- Kelvin Brown, Product Development Manager, Imdex Ltd
‘Chilean Mine Collapse Recovery’
- Dr John Watling, UWA Winthrop Professor of Forensic and Analytical Chemistry
‘Food Bio-security and Forensics’
Presentations from Local and Metropolitan Speakers also feature on the Program.
We are encouraging Delegates to experience what York has to offer and have arranged social get-togethers for delegates and their partners starting on Thursday night with a ‘Country Carvery’ buffet dinner and the historical ‘Faversham House’. A partners tour of the town will take place on Friday, with the Conference concluding with a game of ‘Corporate Bowls and Canapes’ on the terrace.
We hope that you will be able to join us in September and invite you to register now to secure your place at this year’s event.